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.
PM congratulates Nepali national cricket team
KATHMANDU— Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has congratulated Nepali national cricket team for being able to clinch the International T20 series.
PM Oli in a tweet extended best wishes and congratulations saying he was very happy to know Nepal’s win over the UAE by 14 runs in the third match of the series.
Winning T20 series is another landmark success for Nepali cricket, he said, adding, “It is big achievement for Nepal’s cricket. I would like to heartily congratulate entire members of Nepali cricket squad”.