DPLAKHA — A team of American soldiers has arrived Sundrawati VDC in Dolakha district to support in reconstruction of the quake damaged local school.
A total of 39 officers led by Lieutenant Colonel of the American Army will be coordinating with the Nepal Army’s Ranabhim Battalion at Charikot in the district to rebuild the Kalika Higher Secondary School in the locality.
Of the 39 soldiers, only 13 have arrived to the district headquarters Charikot in the first round. Remaining soldiers will come in two rounds, according to the Ranabhim Battalion.
The American army team is also likely to showcase their culture to the locals during their fortnight stay, it was shared. They will be housing at the site of the quake-stricken school.
Mid-Hill highway opens door of prosperity: Minister Adhikari
GALKOT- Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Rabindra Adhikari has said that the Mid-Hill highway had opened the door of prosperity.
He added that the highway was easing the transportation service of the hilly people.
Inaugurating the Badigad Festival and Nwagi Fair-2075 BS here in Baglung district on Saturday, Minister Adhikari stressed on preserving and promoting the domestic cultures to strengthen the nationality and create harmony among the people.
The festival organizer committee coordinator Tika Paija shared that the festival was organized to preserve domestic culture and promote local tourism.
The festival will run until November 25.