China provides aid to 7 VDCs
The assistance will be used for purchasing food grains and corrugated zinc sheets, it is said. The VDCS receiving the Chinese aid are Chhekampar, Samagaon, Prok,Bihi, Lho, Chumchet and Sirdibas.
An agreement to this effect was signed recently in Kerung, China, said Kamal Prasad Bhattarai, the Chief District Officer of Gorakha district. Local representatives of the three main political parties, the Local Development Officer of Gorakha district and CDO Bhattari and local Chinese officials signed a Memorandum of Understanding to this effect.
Of the total financial assistance, one million rupees would be used for purchasing food grains while the rest would be used for purchasing corrugated zinc sheets for constructing the roofs of different public buildings in these VDCs.
It has been agreed that the Chinese government will transport the required food grain up to the border area of Chhekampar and Samagaon VDCs. RSS