KATHMANDU — The government has decided to provide corrugated zinc sheets to the fire victims in various parts of the nation.
A meeting of the Council of Ministers, held at the Prime Minister’s legitimate home, Baluwatar, has decided to provide two bundles of corrugated metal sheets of 26 gauges to each family who lost their houses in the recent incidents.
Talking to media persons after the meeting, Minister for Industry Som Prasad Pandey said so far, 1,402 houses have been completely destroyed in the incidents of fire taken place in different parts of the country since November 17, 2015.
Similarly, the meeting appointed Dr Pukar Chandra Shrestha to the post of the Executive Director of Human Organ Transplant Center.
Likewise, as per the meeting decision, six under-secretaries have been promoted to the posts of joint-secretaries and those promoted are Govinda Prasad Rijal, Jhakka Prasad Acharya, Nawaraj Dhakal, Nita Pokhrel Arayal, Uday Bahadur Rana Magar and Gajendra Kumar Thakur.
One shot dead at Duhabi
INARUWA—A person was shot dead nearby Jayababa Brick Kiln at Duhabi Municiplaity-9 in Sunsari district.
Jayababa Brick Kiln, Supervisor Fida Hussain, 50, a local, was shot dead, confirmed Sub Inspector Gyanendra Prasad Phuyal.
Eyewitness said that two people borne out in a motorbike in black clothes had shot at Hussain.
He was shot down while he was with his wife on morning walk.Follow @gorkhapost