Buddha Air has made a new arrangement for foreigners living in Nepal to work in various embassies and missions.
The residential staff of the diplomatic mission will now be able to travel on the Buddha Air at the standard fair. Fees have been reduced since Friday for those who do not mention ‘tourists’ on their visas.
The company plans to adjust the dollar fair in the near future. Arrangements have been made for the residential staff living in Nepal to travel to all destinations at normal fares, said Rupesh Joshi, Buddha’s head of sales and market.
Earlier, the company had been charging Rs 10,803 for such passengers only for Kathmandu-Biratnagar. The company has stated that it will charge Rs 7,405 under the normal fair at this destination from Friday.
He also informed that normal fair has been implemented in all other destinations. “We have started a normal fair for residential from today. Now we are also planning to remove the dollar fair, ‘said Director Joshi.’ This fare will be applicable for foreigners who do not have a tourist visa in their passport. There is also a demand to bring the dollar fair to be normal. We are also thinking about this. ‘
According to him, the price of the (Y) category has been fixed for the residential employees working in foreign missions. This category is considered as the entire fair of economy class.
At present, the company has 15 aircraft of different series, including ATR-72, ATR-42, Beechcraft, and has been flying regularly to various destinations in the country.