KATHMANDU — The National Reconstruction Authority (NRA) signed an agreement with 36,287 households of 10 districts hit by the 2015 earthquake to distribute them the relief amounts announced by the government.
“Every family who signed the agreement to receive the reliefs will be provided with the first installment of Rs 50,000 of the total Rs 200,000 to reconstruct damaged house, after reaching an agreement with a bank for transaction,” said NRA spokesperson Ram Prasad Thapaliya.
Those who signed the agreement are 10,733 from Okhaldhunga, 13,079 from Ramechhap, 2,300 from Gorkha, 599 from Dhading, 280 from Nuwakot, 208 from Rasuwa, 1,927 from Sindhupalchok, 900 from Kavrepalanchok, 5,161 from Dolakha and 1,100 from Sindhuli, he said.
NC consults experts on govt’s policies and programs
KATHMANDU — The main opposition party, Nepali Congress, has taken suggestions from experts regarding the government’s policies and programs.
A meeting of the Nepali Congress parliamentary party convened at the parliamentary party’s office in Singha Durbar today consulted with the economists and former bureaucrats on the policies and programs of the government.
The government presented its policies and programs for the fiscal year 2018/19 in the Federal Parliament on Monday.
Deliberations will be held on the policies and programs in the House of Representatives and the National Assembly from Wednesday.
NC leader Dilendra Prasad Badoo, talking to the National News Agency, RSS, said that the meeting reviewed the government’s policies and programs and also discussed on issues the party would speak on in parliament.
Before this, the Nepali Congress had decided to put its views in parliament by forming thematic committees.Follow @gorkhapost