RAMPUR — The construction of a concrete bridge over the Kaligandaki River has begun.
The bridge is to be built at Gaurighat that connects Rampur municipality – 9 and Sankhar VDC- 9 of Syangja at the government investment of Rs 151.1 million.
Engineer Pabitra Mani Acharya said that the Sapana Himdung and Thokar Construction Company have started works to complete the bridge construction by mid April 2018 as per the contract.
The newly-constructed bridge will have 174-metre in length and six-meter in breadth.
Bridge Construction Committee Vice-Chairperson Humnath Neupane said that as many as 50,000 people from Rampur, Sankhar, Sekham and Chapakot area will be benefited from the construction of the bridge.
First Roland Macaulay Cup to start on November 21
BIRATNAGAR— The First Roland Macaulay Cup is being held in the capital on November 21-24.
To be organized by the Cricket Association of the Blind, Nepal, cricket clubs–Myagdi, Jhapa, Bardiya and Tribhuvan Army–will participate in the First Roland Macaulay Cup twenty20 cricket tournament, said Pawan Ghimire, the Central President of the Association at a press conference here.
The estimated budget is approximately Rs 750,000. The opening match will be held between Jhapa and Bardiya, said the organizer.Follow @gorkhapost