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Thousands of tourists stranded in Nepal after lockdown

Government suspends international flights after complete lockdown since five coronavirus cases were confirmed.

Nepal has been under a complete lockdown for the past week after five coronavirus cases were confirmed.

Thousands of tourists had been stranded after the government suspended international flights to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

Al Jazeera’s Raheela Mahomed has more.