India extends aid to construct Udayapur school « Khabarhub
Saturday, July 20th, 2024

India extends aid to construct Udayapur school


06 April 2021  

Time taken to read : 2 Minute


  • A
  • A
  • A

KATHMANDU: The Embassy of India to Nepal signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Ministry of Federal Affairs and General Administration (MoFAGA) and Triyuga Municipality, Udayapur, for construction of a new school building of Shree Bal Mandir Secondary School under the Government of India (GoI) grant assistance on Tuesday.

The MoU was signed by the head of Development Partnership and Reconstruction Wing of the Embassy, mayor of Triyuga Municipality and undersecretary from MoFAGA.

The project will be taken up as a High Impact Community Development Project (HICDPs) at an estimated cost of NRs 42.95 million under the NepalBharat Maitri Development Partnership program.

Since 2003, under the HICDP scheme, GoI has taken up over 520 projects, of which 448 projects have completed in several areas across all seven provinces of Nepal. Out of these, 65 are in Province-1, including seven completed projects in Udayapur and 8 projects are under various stages of completion.

Proposals for the creation of infrastructure in the priority sectors of the Government of Nepal such as education, health, drinking water, agriculture, sanitation and public utilities, connectivity such as bridges, capacity building and vocational training, health camps in rural/remote areas, etc. and having a cost estimate of less than Rs 50 million are considered as HICDPs. These are implemented to support and provide immediate benefits to people of the project area, through local governments. 

India is also reconstructing 71 educational institutions damaged during the 2015 earthquake in eight districts of Nepal under a reconstruction grant of Rs 5,800 million. Eight schools have already been completed, work on 62 schools is ongoing and the Tribhuvan University Central Library project is under tender process.    

As close neighbors,  India and Nepal share unique ties of friendship and cooperationBoth countries enjoy old, unwavering, unmatched and multidimensional development partnership.

Publish Date : 06 April 2021 22:21 PM

Lumbini Province Chief Minister Mahara to seek vote of confidence on Sunday

KATHMANDU: Chief Minister of Lumbini Province Jokh Bahadur Mahara is

How bodies of frozen climbers were finally recovered from Everest ‘death zone’

KATHMANDU: Tshiring Jangbu Sherpa cannot forget the dead body he

These are the parties likely to support PM Oli’s trust motion

KATHMANDU: Newly elected Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is set

PM Oli to take vote of confidence on Sunday

KATHMANDU: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is set to take

Ghimire nominated as chief whip of Nepali Congress parliamentary party

KATHMANDU: Shyam Kumar Ghimire has been appointed as the Chief