When Nepal passed its new constitution, India responded by closing its borders. So is India deliberately preventing fuel from entering Nepal?
Analysis: Blockade politics in Nepal
“India’s unofficial blockade of its northern Himalayan neighbour has deepened landlocked country’s multiple crises.”
Make seven changes to your Constitution: India tells Nepal
“These “amendments” have been conveyed to Nepal’s leadership by the Indian government through official channels Ranjit Rae, India’s ambassador to Nepal.”
In Nepal, the Indian Embassy runs out of Petrol on Day Fourteen of the Siege of Kathmandu Oct 7th
“If you really need to know exactly what the rules for rationing of petrol are, click here.”
Nepal Receives Fuel From China, Easing Dependency on India
“The first-ever supplies of oil from China have arrived in fuel-starved Nepal, potentially ending the Himalayan country’s decades long dependency for its energy needs on India.”
Music Track Courtesy of APM Music: “Parallels”
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