Surkhet— Karnali province has received assurance from Nepal’s international development partners for help.
Karnali province government spokeswoman and minister for land management, agriculture and cooperatives Bimala KC informed that the government development partners, the European Union, World Bank, DFID and the UNDP have given their words officially to contribute in the development of the province.
Province minister for economic affairs and planning, Prakash Jwala, has been appointed as a focal person who will hold regular talks and discussions with the development partners for the same.
Province-3 announces public holiday on Lhosar
HETAUDA— The Province-3 government has decided to grant public holiday on the occasion of Sonam Lhosar.
Issuing a release on Sunday, the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Law announced public holiday in the Province-3 on the occasion of 2855th Sonam Lhosar on February 5 (Tuesday).
The Cabinet meeting on January 23 took the decision to announce public holiday on Lhosar. A grant Lhosar celebration is also to be organised in Province-3 which has the majority of Tamang community people.
The celebration is taking place in province headquarters, Herauda, on February 4 and 5.