Stories By 'Narayan Prasad Bhatta'
The term sukumbasi is often pejoratively used to describe ‘slum-dwellers’ in Nepal. For many people in Kathmandu, the term conjures up images of land grabbers and river polluters. But have they actually taken the time to consider what life is like inside these settlements? Nobody would live by choice in a location that is vulnerable to natural disasters and evictions.
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