The couple had been told at the GAESO
office in Kathmandu they had to pay pounds 2,280 to apply for three visas for themselves and their 23-yearold son - but he was turned down.
, I understand, organised the victory tour for Joanna Lumley to Nepal.
Asked to detail GAESO
's immediate plans, Gurung said the first step would be to reach out to all retired Gurkha servicemen living in different parts of the country.
needs to explain why it has been unreasonably raising expectations, failing to provide correct information and charging fees for services which should be free.
"We urge the Nepalese to protect Gurkha pensioners and wives from GAESO's campaign of extortion.
As well as their activities in Kathmandu, GAESO also targets pensioners living in rural areas.
Retired Gurkha Captain Durga Gurung said: "We want to see GAESO's bullying stopped.
But GAESO spokesman Yam Bahadur Gurung denied yesterday that they bullied pensioners.
The former serviceman has made serious financial allegations against GAESO.
In addition, Gopal Chintan, GAESO's former legal adviser, says he has made a formal complaint to the Metropolitan Police over alleged death threats to him from Padam Gurung, the president of the charity, after a Gurkha rally in Britain last year.
"As I understand it, you go to Gaeso, a voluntary donation is made of about 500 pounds and you then get passed on to Howe and Co.
Gaeso, I understand, organised her victory tour to Nepal," he added.