Tuesday 23rd April 2024
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Tuesday 23rd April 2024
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गृहपृष्ठNepalYouth raise funds for flood survivors

Youth raise funds for flood survivors


BAGLUNG : Local youths have collected cash and food supplies for the Dhorpatan flood survivors. Cash equivalent to Rs. 1.14 million and food supplies were distributed on Friday.

The funds were collected by the youths affiliated to the Yusabi sewa, Galkot and Inside Baglung. Each family was given 24,000 rupees in cash, said Chairperson of Yusabi Sewa, Akash Yusabi Thapa.

Families who lost five members were given Rs. 44,000 each while the 22 families who lost at least a member received Rs 613,000 as relief support. The injured received Rs. 10,000 each while those who suffered complete and partial damage to their home also received additional cash support.

Likewise, hygiene materials, including soap, masks and sanitizers were distributed along with toys and stationeries for children in the flood affected area. The youths came together to start a fundraising campaign and received the support from Nepalis inside and outside the country.

They are also planning to distribute relief support for landslide survivors of the Tamankhola, Nisikhola and Badigaon rural municipalities in the district.





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