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KATHMANDU, Aug 30 : Gajendra Budhathoki, a 46-year-old resident of Sindhulimadhi, has been making calls to two Indian cities every morning for the last 18 years.

"It is like a ritual now," says Budhathoki, who works as a part-time flood observer for the Department of Hydrology and Meteorology (DHM). "Not a single day has passed without me making calls to India since 1996," [More]

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