Thousands of Nepalis leave the country every year to find employment in the Persian Gulf countries. While many find a way to earn their living and support their families, some meet a tragic end.
Nov. 22, 2013 A Nepali woman waits in line to receive an employment permit at the Department of Foreign Employment in Kathmandu, Nepal. According to the department, more than 400,000 young people leave Nepal each year for overseas employment. Narendra Shrestha/For The Washington Post Buy Photo