KATHMANDU — A local struggle committee has submitted a memorandum to Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli demanding reconstruction of earthquake-devastated Dharahara on Thursday.
The committee with the motto ‘Save our National Heritage, Rebuild Dharahara’ submitted the memorandum to the PM with signatures.
Struggle Committee Coordinator Bed Prakash Gautam said that the memorandum was submitted to remind the government about rebuilding Dharahara.
The memo was submitted to the PM though his personal secretary Yubaraj Dahal. The document stated that construction of any commercial building in the surroundings of Dharahara should not be carried out and the site should be developed as a tourist spot.
The committee had collected signatures during March 21-23 demanding immediate action for Dharahara reconstruction.Follow @gorkhapost
Narayangadh-Muglin road obstructed
CHITWAN — The Narayangadh-Muglin road section has been obstructed following a landslide in Ichchhakamana Rural Municipality-6 of Chitwan district, on early Thursday morning.
The road section has been obstructed following a landslide at Tope Khola on the Narayangadh-Mugling section of the highway, the District Police Office Chitwan said.
According to police it will take five to eight hours to remove the landslide debris. Landslides are frequent on this section of the highway whenever it rains as the hill slopes on the road side have been scraped in course of the road widening works.Follow @gorkhapost