Khotang, August 8th 2016 : The Diktel – Halesi road stretch which remained shut for the last three months after the onset of monsoon has reopened for travellers.
The road stretch which turned into a literal dirt road following incessant rainfall was repaired and maintained, Transport Entrepreneurs Association, Khotang Secretary, Ram Kumar Hijhang said.
The Diktel – Halesi route connects with Kathmandu and the districts in Tarai. The road had shutdown after multiple landslides and appearance of huge potholes.
Transport service has started to Jayaramghat from the district after the road stretch reopened for transportation, said Transport Entrepreneurs Association.