Trekkers’ tracking system at Annapurna Circuit

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As we all knew that, many tourists came here in Nepal for trekking. But, a few months ago, there was sad news that some tourist lost in a way to treks.

I read about one great news that there is a technology which helps to locate particular tourist through GPS or tracking system.

This dream came true with the help of Mahabir pun who is a Nepali teacher known for his extensive work in applying wireless technologies to develop remote areas of the Himalayas, also known as the Nepal Wireless Networking Project.

He is a widely known figure in Nepal, and his work has been recognized by the Ashoka Foundation, the Ramon Magsaysay Foundation, University of Nebraska, and the Global Ideas Bank.

He developed an e-tag tracking system with the help from Asia Pacific Community from Bangkok.

Kudos for great work.