Interview by Sai Nikesh D
Biotechnology is one field that has evolved over centuries with a wide scope of implementation across various end-user industries such as agriculture, healthcare, among others. Continuing its pace, the biotechnology field is today making major strides globally as a solution to pollution control, cost reduction, and resource conservation.
In line with global nations, Nepal is one country that holds high potential in the biotech industry because of its reliance on agriculture and overall industry development.
We got a chance to explore more about the status of biotechnology in Nepal. In an interaction with Nepali Sansar Bureau (NSB), Nabin Narayan Munankarmi, President of the Biotechnology Society of Nepal (BSN) shared his views on some interesting aspects on the progress of the biotechnology sector in Nepal.
Here are few excerpts from the interview: