Bisket Jatra Being Celebrated in Nepal

The Jatra begins in Nepal. It is believed that the festival started during Malla dynasty. In Nepal, the famous Bisket Jatra is being celebrated in Bhaktapur and other parts of Kathmandu valley.

The nine day annual festival marks beginning of Nepali new year. The Jatra begins four days before the start of new year.

Source- DD News

Static/Current Takeaways Important for NABARD Grade-A Exam 2018-

  • Nepal Capital- Kathmandu, Currency- Nepalese rupee, President- Bidhya Devi Bhandari, Prime Minister- Khadga Prasad Oli.