arghakhanchi
मिति:
भर्खरै
थप समाचार
बिज्ञापनहरु Advertisements
banner
मत सर्वेक्षण
शेरबहादुर देउवा नेतृत्वको सरकारले आगामी ७ माघभित्र प्रदेश र संघको चुनाव सम्पन्न गर्न सक्ला ?

सक्छ
सक्दैन
हुनुपर्छ
थाहा छैन्

भोट दिनुहोस् परिणाम हेर्नुहोस्
पुराना मत परिणामहरु
बिज्ञापनहरु
 
English National News

JICA to extend Rs 4.5 billion aid for water supply improvementtext size increase   text size decrease   Print    rss (२०७३ फाल्गुन ४, बुधवार)

The Government of Japan, Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), has agreed to extend 4813 million Japanese Yen (approximately Rs. 4539 billion) grant assistance to the Government of Nepal for the Project for Improvement of Water Supply in Pokhara under the grant assistance scheme in Japan's Fiscal Year 2016, the Ministry of Finance has stated.


Kathmandu, Feb 15: The Government of Japan, Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), has agreed to extend 4813 million Japanese Yen (approximately Rs. 4539 billion) grant assistance to the Government of Nepal for the Project for Improvement of Water Supply in Pokhara under the grant assistance scheme in Japan's Fiscal Year 2016, the Ministry of Finance has stated.

The Project aims to improve water supply services in Pokhara Sub-Metropolitan City and to increase revenue of Nepal Water Supply Corporation through the construction of water treatment facilities, improvement of distribution systems including reservoirs, and procuring customer meters, thereby contributing to improvement of livelihood of residence of Pokhara Sub-Metropolitan City.

Ministry of Water Supply and Sanitation will be the counterpart ministry and Nepal Water Supply Corporation will be responsible to implement this project. The project, which will have the capacity to filter 40.2 million litres of water every day, is expected to be completed by December 2022. After the completion of the project, it is expected that more than 405,000 people will be directly benefited, the Ministry stated in a press release.

Secretary at the Ministry of Finance Shanta Raj Subedi and Ambassador of Japan to Nepal, Masashi Ogawa signed the Exchange of Notes today in the Ministry of Finance on behalf of the Government of Nepal and the Government of Japan, respectively.

Likewise, Baikuntha Aryal, Joint Secretary, International Economic Cooperation Coordination Division, Ministry of Finance and Jun Sakuma, Chief Representative of JICA Office Nepal signed the grant agreement.

The Government of Nepal has expressed its sincere appreciation to the Government of Japan for this assistance and for its keen and continued support in the socio-economic development of Nepal. RSS

अन्य समाचार, भिडियो तस्बिरको लागि तल क्लिक गर्नुस्:
  प्रतिक्रिया दिनुहोस्       साथीलाई पठाउनुहोस्
तपाईंको पूरा नाम :
तपाईंको ईमेल :
साथीको ईमेल :
सन्देश :
       
अन्य English National News
Saptari enforces strict security measures for upcoming polls
Voter ID cards to be issued on Sept 15, 16 and 17 in Province 2
CIAA nabs court staff while taking bribe
Election Constituency Determination Commission submits report
NRA to relocate quake-affected settlements to safer places
Hotel owner arrested in accusation of killing guest
Flood causes damage of Rs 500 million in fish super zone
Flood and landslide damage 13 houses in Kaski
Hospital's delayed referral blamed for death of expectant mother
NC and CPN (Maoist Centre) to make alliance in DCC election
Over 7,500 new voters enlisted in two weeks
CIB begins investigation into Pyauli incident
Man hammers wife to death in Damauli
Man arrested on girl trafficking charge after nine years
RJP-Nepal not to participate in polls before constitution amendment
Employees for local-level to be managed through district offices
Chhetri appointed chief secretary
Schedule for 'no horn zone' in Pokhara
RPP candidate elected in former PM Chand's hometown
Prime Minister Deuba casts his vote