Is Marijuana Legal in Nepal?
So many trekkers that come for trekking in Nepal ask- Is marijuana legal in Nepal? Are you allowed to take it here and so on? When they see the marijuana plants in the mountain regions, they become so excited and take pictures. In this article, we are writing about marijuana in Nepal, myths and reality along with the steps taken to legalize it in the recent scenario.
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The bill has been submitted to the parliament about legalizing marijuana farming in different parts of Nepal in the American model, for certain purposes with strict rules and regulations. United National Office on Drug and Crime (UNODC) has asked whether to prevent marijuana farming or open it, so the government of Nepal is positive for it. Countries like Canada have already opened marijuana farming not only for medical purposes but also for entertainment since 2018 A.D.
Good news for the trekkers. We will take you through the trail that also offers a side trip to the marijuana farm if it is possible. All other things will be preceded as per the rule and regulations of the government.
Arlond, a trekker from the USA, who had enjoyed Annapurna Base Camp Trekking in Nepal, had this curiosity when he saw the marijuana plants on the way. He was giving an example of how this exists in the U.S. and the possibility to launch in Nepal too. His view was positive in the sense that if Nepal could open marijuana for medical purposes and also for the entertainment of tourists, it will be highly advantaged.
If the bill will be passed, trekkers to the Everest Base Camp along with the Langtang Gosaikunda Trekking can enjoy the scenario of marijuana farming in Nepal. It is the same on the Manaslu Circuit Trekking trail too. Let's see, what goes on.
For now, we can take you to some of the places where marijuana naturally grows up. You will be amazed to see that they feed it to animals, which is believed to be a medicine for digestive problems.