Dolpa, Feb 8: Jufal airport, the only means of transportation to and from the district has been closed for two weeks. Air services to this mountainous district were closed as the upgrading work is going on in the airport.
The Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal Office has stated that an alternative airport has been temporarily managed at Masinechaur for the time being.
The office has allocated Rs 97 million to black-top the airport. Moreover, locals are complaining about the delay in the maintenance of the airport.