KATHMANDU — The National Reconstruction Authority (NRA) has signed grant agreement with 100,272 house owners for the reconstruction of quake damaged houses.
According to the NRA, grant agreement was signed among house owners of 11 most-quake hit districts out of KTM valley and VDC secretaries.
The agreement was signed with 17,667 house owners of Gorkha, 4,824 of Dhading, 1,588 of Nuwakot, 1,100 of Rasuwa and 6,660 of Sindhupalchowk districts till June 14, according to Central Project Implementation Unit of the Federal Affairs and Local Development Ministry.
Similarly, the agreement was signed with 1,475 house owners of Kavre, 16,200 of Dolakha abd 35,380 of Ramechhap districts.
According to the NRA, the agreement was also signed with 14,202 house owners of Okhaldhunga, 1,100 of Sindhuli and 75 of Makawanpur districts.
4 held with illegal pharmaceutical drugs
SUNSARI — Police have arrested four people in possession of illegal pharmaceutical drugs at Dharan on Sunday.
Albert Gurung and Anish Tamang of Munal Chowk in Dharan-10, Nawaraj Gurung of Dharan-15 and Arun Chaudhary of Khanar in Itahari-11 were arrested on charge of smuggling and selling the illegal pharmaceutical drugs, according to the police.
The police arrested the accused during a routine check at Dharan-based Tinkune checkpost. The police have also recovered 630 ampules of nitrazepam, 140 ampules of nitrasone and seven bottles of dilex from the detainees.
The arrestees have been kept under the police custody for further investigation.Follow @gorkhapost