KATHMANDU, June 10: Monsoon is expected to enter Nepal from the east in few days. The monsoon has already developed in the Bay of Bengal and it is heading towards Nepal, the Department of Hydrology and Meteorology said.
Senior meteorologist Barun Poudel said the occurrence of rainfall has started to increase and heavy rain is likely to occur at many places from next week.
“We are presently monitoring the monsoon. The entry of monsoon will be announced in a day or two,” Poudel said, adding, “(the frequency of) rainfall has gradually started to increase, heavy rain might take place at various places next week triggering flood and landslides.” He urged precaution.
According to him, the monsoon has not spread out well as there is still the influence of