More protests erupt in Kathmandu

More protests occurred in Nepal over the draft of the new constitution. Hindu activists clashed with security outside the Constituent Assembly building in Kathmandu and attacked passing vehicles. Police fired water cannon and beat people with batons to disperse the crowd.

Advice For Travellers

Travellers should be aware of the tense political situation over a new draft constitution. Protests have turned violent and people have been killed. To minimize safety risk, avoid any large public gathering or demonstration.