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Journal of Karnali Academy of Health Sciences (JKAHS) is an official Journal of Karnali Academy of Health Sciences, an organization of Government of Nepal established on October 20, 2011 AD (2068/07/03 BS), by an Act of parliament of Nepal by upgrading existing Karnali Zonal Hospital at Jumla. The JKAHS is an open accessed, double-blind peer-reviewed journal published quarterly in online as well as in printed version. The journal does not charge for submission, processing and publication of manuscripts even in the colour reproduction of photographs. 

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