Government of Nepal

Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation

Hanumandhoka Durbar Museum

Hanumandhoka, Kathmandu, Nepal

Stretcher

The Museum also houses the stretcher used to carry the dead bodies of royal family members. The dead body of King Tribhuwan (who died in Zurich while undergoing treatment) was carried in this stretcher from the airport to Tudhikhel. Similarly, the stretcher was used to carry the dead body of Queen Aishwarya to the cremation site in Pashupati Aryaghat.

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