Simikot airport resumes

Humla, Feb 12. Air service, the only means of transport to and from Humla, has resumed today after a break of five days.

According to CDO Madhav Prasad Dhungana, the Simikot airport has come into operation today as it was closed due to the snow piled up in the runway following heavy snowfall.

The snow piled up in the airport was removed at the joint effort of Nepal Army, Nepal Police and Armed Police Force Nepal. Different aircrafts have resumed regular flights from this afternoon.