POKHARA : The Gandaki Province government will continue treating coronavirus infected patients at free of cost. A meeting of the province government on Wednesday decided to continue with the free health treatment and management process that had already been in place.
The provincial government has urged citizens of the province not to believe controversies that have arisen in social media after various comments emerged regarding the health treatment and management.
The province government’s Minister for Physical Infrastructure Development and Spokesperson Ram Sharan Basnet said that the meeting also decided to deposit the Dashain festival allowance of all the ministers, including the Chief Minister, into the Gandaki Provincial Government’s Covid Prevention and Control Fund.
The provincial government has also urged its citizens to observe the festivals as Dashain, Deepawali, Nepal Sambat and Chhath among others by abiding by public health protocols.
Similarly, all members of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Gandaki State Assembly parliamentary party are depositing their Dashain festival allowance into the fund, parliamentary party leader and Chief Minister Prithvi Subba Gurung said. There are 40 members of NCP in the State Assembly.