Stuck in lockdown, French family waits in UP village to carry on road trip

Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh), April 16 On a road trip throughout international locations, a French family has been pressured to break their journey in Singhorwa village in Maharajganj district due to the COVID-19 lockdown.

Pallarez Patrice alongside together with his spouse, Virginie, daughters Ophelie and Lola and son Tom have been about to enter Nepal when the lockdown was introduced.

The family, which belongs to Toulouse in France, arrived right here on March 21 and is now dwelling in their large van close to a village temple adjoining Laxmipur forest.

The administration tried to shift them to a safer place in the town however the vacationers stated they have been comfy dwelling close to the forests, stated SDM Nautanwa Jasveer Singh.

“The administration is offering them grocery and different necessities they usually have been discovered wholesome after a checkup, the SDM stated.

District Magistrate of Maharajganj, Dr Ujjwal Kumar, stated the French embassy in Delhi has been knowledgeable in regards to the vacationers. “We are caring for them and all of them are discovered to be wholesome, he stated.

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