Women and young girls face harassment while using public transportation in Kathmandu, Nepal. It is common and tolerated, and there is no law to punish the culprits.
Bhumika Ghimire is a freelance writer. Her articles have been published at OhMyNews, NepalNews, Toward Freedom, Telegraph Nepal, Himal South Asian and ACM Ubiquity. She is also a regular contributor for UPI Asia and blogs for Global Voices Online and Global Voices Advocacy.She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.