KATHMANDU — The Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation has said that the Melamchi Project will bring 170 million liters water into the Kathmandu valley by next year.
Spokesperson at the Ministry, Shanker Prasad Subedi, said that the completion of Melamchi Drinking Water Project is expected to complete within next one year.
The Kathmandu valley is getting just 80 million liters of water each day against the demand of around 260 million litres.
It said Kathmandu’s water needs will be met after Melamchi project is completed.
Kathmandu denizens have been meeting their water needs from different sources including rivers, rivulets as well as underground water.
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”.