CAN Pharmacy

Date 12 Feb 2019
Location Bhaktapur, Nepal
Client CAN Pharmacy
Category Medical


The Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal is a landlocked country in South-East Asia, surrounded by India and China1 (Figure 1). Nepal has a geographic area of 147 181 km2, and its population of just over 29 million has an average life expectancy of 69.2 years.2–4 The country’s altitude ranges from a minimum of 70 m above sea level to a maximum of 8848 m above sea level; the highest point on earth, Mount Everest, is situated in Nepal. The average north–south dimension of Nepal is 193 km, and the average east–west dimension is 885 km. Nepal is a multiethnic, multilingual, multireligious, and multicultural country: 123 languages are spoken, and there are 125 caste and ethnic groups.3