KATHMANDU — Some 321 artists are giving their voice in a lyric related to climate change.
The artists are imparting awareness-raising information through a lyric on climate change adaptation, which has been emerging as a big challenge in the country.
Artist Nipesh Dhaka took the initiative to record a public awareness-creating song on environment with the voice of popular artists on coming May 19.
Dhaka shared that the campaign would be registered in ‘Guinness Book of World Records’.
Four studios of Radio Nepal would be used for the record of the music that would be of 33 minutes 49 seconds. The music video of the song would be used for nationwide publicity for environment protection.
He further said that the campaign has been put in place in the context when the country is witnessing environmental degradation day after day and it has been negatively impacting ecosystem and human lives.
Flood sweeps away bridge at Barhabise
CHUTARA — Flood and landslide triggered by the incessant rainfall have swept away a concrete bridge over a local Sandi stream at Barhabise bazaar last night.
It has resulted in disruption of vehicular movement, creating hassles to the people especially from Barhabise municipality and Bhotekoshi rural municipality, said Police Inspector at Area Police Office, Barhabise, Yadav Thapa.
Twenty-two houses of Barhabise bazaar area have been waterlogged after the settlement was flooded.
The Chinese government had constructed the 40-feet long bridge in 2024 BS. Mud and sands have piled up to five feet on the road sides.
Three excavators have been used to remove the landslide debris, added Thapa. Engineer at the Road Division Office, Charikot, said preparation was underway to install a bailey bridge there.Follow @gorkhapost