Minister for Tourism and Civil Aviation Lokendra Bista Magar and his wife have been detained at the Doha international airport in Qatar by immigration officials.
Bista along with his wife Ganga was flying to Germany via Doha on Monday afternoon.
Though reason behind his detention is not known yet but sources claim he was detained over visa issues.
He was on his way to attend a program on travel and tourism at Berling, Germany. He left for Doha on Etihad Airways yesterday.