Nepal porter carried cars for 45km before highways
Dhan Bahadur Gole, 92, is one of the last known surviving car porters of Nepal.
He was one of a team of porters carrying cars when the landlocked mountainous nation was cut off from the rest of the world.
Filming by Mahesh Acharya.
Footage of a car being carried in Nepal in 1948 courtesy of S. Dillon Ripley Papers, Yale University Library
24 Feb 2015
- From the section Asia