KATHMANDU, April 18: The COVID-19 Prevention, Control and Treatment Fund has Rs 2 billion 74 million 638 thousand 980 so far. The Fund was set up by the government to fight against coronavirus pandemic.
An amount of Rs 25 million 827 thousand 194 has been deposited in the Fund on Friday. Spokesperson at the Office of the Prime Minister and Council of Ministers, Rajendra Kumar Poudel, said with this the total amount in the Fund has reached Rs 2 billion 74 million 638 thousand 980.
According to him, Sanima Bank and Bank of Kathmandu each deposited Rs 6.5 million, the employees of Sanima Bank contributed Rs 3 million 348 thousand 269, the CEO of Bank of Kathmandu, Shovan Dev Panta deposited Rs 551 thousand 413, the High Court Janakpur Rs 519 thousand 330, and the Jaya Ambe Suppliers and Traders Paanchthar contributed Rs 501 thousand to the Fund on Friday.