KATHMANDU—President Bidya Devi Bhandari has said that the festivals of the country help maintain unity in diversity, religious tolerance and social goodwill, hence their originality needs to be preserved and continued.
In a message today on the occasion of jitiya festival, President Bhandari has said that the various festivals observed in our country diverse with various ethnicities, language and culture have helped protect and promote their own norms and values.
She has also extended best wishes for happiness, peace and prosperity for all Nepali sisters living at home and broad, and observing this festival wishing for happiness of their family and long-life of their loved ones.Follow @gorkhapost
Beni-Lovely Hill trekking route construction begins
BENI- The construction of a trekking route from Myagdi district headquarters, Benibazaar, to tourism site, Lovely Hill, has begun.
The Beni Municipality, Myagdi Overseas Nepali Association and Myagdi Chamber of Commerce and Industry had signed a tripartite agreement for the construction of the trekking route.
The trekking route is expected to facilitate tourists to reach to the tourism site, Lovely Hill, located at Beni Municipality-2.
Myagdi Chamber of Commerce and Industry Vice-Chair Rajesh Shakya shared that the construction of the trekking route connecting Handebhir of Beni to Lavely Hill has begun from Sunday.
A total cost of Rs 7.8 million is estimated fort he construction of the trekking route with 1.7 metre of breadth. The construction is expected to be completed within three months.Follow @gorkhapost