KATHMANDU — Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said that all the quake survivors would be ensured safe shelters before rainstorm, and gradually be moved to the individual houses.
In a weekly TV program, PM Oli, on Saturday said the government was aware on not letting anyone misusing the money during the reconstruction campaign adding reconstruction campaign would begin together in all earthquake-hit districts together.
He said Rs 200,000 was being provided to the people in all tremor hit districts as the first installment for the construction of houses, while Rs 300,000 against group guarantee if the first lot does not suffice.
According to him, only one third of the assistance committed by the donors was received by the government.
He however suggested all to devote to the reconstruction drive with the slogan: We make houses ourselves. However, the government would provide the technical assistance for this, the PM added.
“Happy people and prosperous Nepal is my resolution,” the PM underscored.
The entire nation needs to be taken to the earthquake- resistant structure. Though nation building in the present situation seems tougher and challenging, it will be taken ahead in a systematic way with the creation of opportunity in the hydropower, industry, tourism and transport sectors, the Prime Minister said in response to queries put forth by six persons from email, telephone, Facebook and video chat.
PM congratulates Nepali national cricket team
KATHMANDU— Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has congratulated Nepali national cricket team for being able to clinch the International T20 series.
PM Oli in a tweet extended best wishes and congratulations saying he was very happy to know Nepal’s win over the UAE by 14 runs in the third match of the series.
Winning T20 series is another landmark success for Nepali cricket, he said, adding, “It is big achievement for Nepal’s cricket. I would like to heartily congratulate entire members of Nepali cricket squad”.