Curfew

On Thursday 20th April there will be a curfew in place between 2am and 8pm in Kathmandu and Lalitpur.

According to a Kathmandu resident posting on Lonely Planet’s Thorn Tree forum, domestic flights have also been cancelled for tomorrow in solidarity with the protests.

More as the news becomes apparent.

UPDATE: 2 am – 8 pm Curfew Imposed in Kathmandu, Lalitpur

THT Online

Kathmandu, April 19 – The government has imposed curfew in the capital coming into effect from 2:00 am till 8:00 pm on Thursday.

Issuing separate notices, the district administration offices of Kathmandu and Lalitpur have imposed a curfew within the Ring Road and 200 metres outside the Ring Road areas in Kathmandu and Lalitpur.

Residents should not come out of their houses. Security forces could shoot violators or police could arrest them and jail them up to one month,” the notices said.

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