Services at Tumlingtar Airport disrupted due to bad visibility


23rd Feb, 2018 | Tourism Mail Crew


KATHMANDU, Feb 23: Flights at Tumlingtar Airport, Sankhuwasabha have been disrupted since a week due to adverse weather conditions affecting visibility.

More than 100 passengers have been affected daily due to lack of adequate services. Due to the the disruption in aviation services, travelers to Kathmandu and Biratnagar are facing serious inconvenience.

While some stranded passengers have opted to travel to their destinations through roadways despite having purchased tickets, some are waiting for the airport to resume normal operation. According to officials at the district hospital, sick patients have been affected the most by the disruption.