DoFE coordinating with diplomatic missions abroad
Kathmandu, April 7
The Department of Foreign Employment (DoFE) has been in shut contact with numerous Nepali embassies and diplomatic missions overseas to supply crucial assist to Nepali nationals in these respective nations.
“We are coordinating with the embassies and diplomatic missions overseas to supply assist to our residents who might be dealing with issues because of the coronavirus,” stated Kumar Dahal, director common of DoFE.
A complete of 30 Nepali migrant employees in main labour locations, together with in nations of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and Malaysia, have been confirmed to have contracted the coronavirus an infection.
Most labour locations, that are dominated by Nepali employees, at the moment are tormented by the unfold of the coronavirus. As a consequence, Nepali employees working there are additionally at excessive threat of additional an infection.
As of right now, Bahrain has the best variety of Nepali migrant employees who’ve examined optimistic with the virus with 12 confirmed circumstances. Similarly, the United Arab Emirates has the second highest quantity with 11 confirmed circumstances.
Moreover, Saudi Arabia has 4, Kuwait has two and Malaysia has one confirmed circumstances of Nepali migrant employees being contaminated by the coronavirus.
However, there was no optimistic case detected amongst Nepal migrants in Qatar and Oman.
Meanwhile, the DoFE has confirmed that one Nepali girl migrant working as a housemaid in Dubai has died because of the coronavirus.
As per Dahal, no different Nepali migrant employee is in essential situation.
A model of this text seems in e-paper on April 08, 2020 of The Himalayan Times
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