PALPA- Gyanjyoti Community building and library have been constructed at Purbakhola Rural Municipality-1 in Palpa district with financial support of a foreigner.
A Japanese citizen, Suzuki Reyiko provided Rs 500,000 through a fellow Japanese citizen Kazumasa Kakimi for this purpose, said Chairperson of Purbakhola Rural Municipality, Nun Bahadur Thapa.
A one-room community building was constructed and books worth Rs 100,000 were purchased from the financial support.
Similarly, Nepali migrant workers have provided financial support to the family of Ganesh Gaire, who lost his life in course of overseas employment.
Gaire, 38, of Chapakot Municipality-7 in Palpa district handed over Rs 178,000 sent by Nepali migrant workers living in Qatar to the family of Gaire, said a local Kamal Prasad Adhikari. Gaire died in Qatar on October 19, 2018.
Official nabbed red-handed with bribe money
MAHOTTARI— A first class non-gazatted official working at Land Revenue Office in Mahottari was held red-handed along with Rs 10,000 in bribe money.
Nayab Subba Dhak Bahadur Karki was held by a team of the anti-graft body Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) on Saturday afternoon. He is charged of accepting bribe money from a service seeker while managing documents in regard to land.
The CIAA Office based in Bardibas said that Karki would be booked as per the Corruption Control Act.
It is said that Nayab Subba Karki was transferred to the Mahottari Land Revenue Office just some months ago.