Construction of infrastructure has started for operating bungee jumping facility at Helambu in Sindhupalchok district. Chair of Helambu rural municipality Nima Gyaljen Sherpa said what would be the district's longest and highest suspension bridge is being constructed at Helambu for this purpose.
A main celebration committee has been formed to observe the 2,563rd Buddha Jayanti (Birth Anniversary of Gautam Buddha). The committee led by the Bouddhanath Area Development Committee comprises around 80 organisations in the Bouddha area. Various programmes have been set to observe the weeklong celebration starting May 15, said the Committee chairperson Chandra Man Lama.
‘The World Fair Trade Day- 2019’ is being celebrated on Saturday by organising several programmes tomorrow. The second Saturday of May every year is marked as the ‘World Fair Trade Day’. World Fair Trade Group Nepal organised an extensive discussion programme on the topic here today on the eve of the Day.
Veteran film actor Rajesh Hamal has described youths as the main source of the prosperity. Artist Hamal, who arrived at Brahmatola of Bajura on Wednesday for the inauguration of Childern's Home, said that the energy of youths should be utilized in country's development.
The 20th Ghalegaun festival kicked off here on Monday. In a bid to push the agenda of economic prosperity, preserve the indigenous folk culture and make publicity of Ghalegun as a smart village, the festival was organised, shared Prem Bahadur Ghale, chairperson of Tourism Management Committee, Rural Tourism Ghalegaun.