The attention of the Embassy has been drawn to reports in a section of the social media concerning a recent incident involving a group of Chinese tourists visiting Nepal.
The incident has been noted by the relevant authorities of the Government of Nepal and investigations are underway to determine whether the customs authorities were acting in accordance to law. Anybody involved in the incident, if found guilty of misdemeanor or transgression of duty, will be brought to book.
Meanwhile, the Embassy calls on Chinese tourists planning to visit Nepal to remain assured of their full safety and security in Nepal, and of the great warmth, hospitality and respect with which the people of Nepal are eager to welcome the friendly people of China visiting the country.
The Embassy of Nepal
16 May 2019