Pokhara


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Pokhara

 

a city in western Nepal, on Lake Phewa, situated south of the Annapurna mountain peak. Since the early 1970’s it has been linked by highways with Katmandu and Segauli at the Indian border. Pokhara is a commercial and tourist center. An airport, a hydroelectric power plant, and a match factory are in the area.

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Pokhara airport official Kashi Nath Poudel said the aircraft was piloted by a Russian national and was carrying a South African tourist.
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NTC has been one of the users of Intelsat satellites since 1982 and uses earth stations in Pokhara, Nepalgunj, Biratnagar and Bhairahawa for domestic telephone trunks and Kathmandu earth stations for domestic and international telephone trunks.
The highway linking the village with Pokhara, the main city in the region, was blocked in several places, delaying rescuers.
Description : The earthquake hit Nepal on 25th April between the capital of Kathmandu and the city of Pokhara killing thousands of people and causing widespread devastation.
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Inhabited around the sprawling five square kilometer Phewa Lake, Pokhara offers dozens of activities to choose from.
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The plane is said to have halted for refuelling at Pokhara Airport before leaving for Jumla, which is about 400 kilometers west of Kathmandu.