Rs 30 million earmarked for development of Terai-Madhesh
September 23, 2019 11:31 AM NPT
KATHMANDU, Sept 23: The federal government has allocated a budget of Rs 22.5 million to execute the housing program and beyond focusing on disadvantaged families in Birtamod and Arjundhara municipalities.
Lawmaker Pabitra Niraula Kahrel shared that the federal government earmarked a budget of Rs 22.5 million for executing housing program along with other social works.
Houses would be built for the disadvantaged community people in coordination with Birtamod and Arjundhara municipalities under the Terai-Madesh Prosperity Program. The remaining amount would be spent for the construction of community building in Buddhashanti rural municipality and completing the construction of community building of Coach Rajbamshi in Kankai municipality.
A budget of Rs 7.5 million has been allocated for backward community and disadvantaged families of ward 7, 8 and 9 of Birtamod municipality while the earmarked amount Rs 6 million for the arrangement of housing for deprived people in Arjundhara-3. An agreement was made for Arjundhara municipality to allocate Rs 1.5 million to execute the disadvantaged housing program and for Birtamod municipality to provide Rs 900,000 for the same.