Kathmandu, November 28:
Chief Executive Officer of the National Reconstruction Authority (NRA) Sushil Gyewali has expressed his commitment to complete reconstruction of private houses within the current fiscal year.
CEO Gyewali informed a meeting of the Development Committee of the Federal Parliament that the reconstruction of 77 percent of the houses whose grant agreements had been signed had begun, and that the construction of 43 percent of that had already been completed.
Kathmandu, November 27:
The earthquake-survivors mobile fund operated by Aarughat Rural Municipality in Gorkha district has been effective. A fund with Rs. 1 million has been set up targeting those who have not been able to rebuild their houses even after taking the first tranche due to financial problems.
Ramechhap, December 4:
The building of Shree Gaurishankar Secondary School in Ramechhap has been handed over to the School Management Committee and Ramechhap Municipality after its reconstruction was completed.
The director of the National Reconstruction Authority’s Central Level Project Implementation Unit (Education), Im Narayan Shrestha, handed over the keys of the school, reconstructed with support from USAID and ADB, to School Management Committee Chairperson Pabitra Shrestha and Mayor of Ramechhap Municipality Nar Bahadur Thapa Magar amidst a function held today.
Kathmandu, December 5:
The National Reconstruction Authority (NRA) has decided to sign agreements with all the local governments in earthquake-affected districts to handover responsibilities related to the post-earthquake reconstruction.
Dolakha, December 3: Chief Executive Officer of the National Reconstruction Authority (NRA) Sushil Gyewali has said that the earthquake-affected people recommended by the local governments will be enlisted as beneficiaries and will be provided the government grant for private housing reconstruction.
Lalitpur, December 2:
The National Reconstruction Authority (NRA) conducted an orientation program about the resurvey the NRA is going to conduct in near future to identify the missed out beneficiaries before.
The district chiefs and focal persons from 16 earthquake-affected districts from the central and eastern region had participated in the function organized in Kupandol in Lalitpur district today.
Dhulikhel, November 26:
The National Reconstruction Authority (NRA) and the local governments in Kavrepalanchok district have signed an 11-point agreement to speed up the post-earthquake reconstruction and ensure its timely completion.
Kathmandu, November 15:
The National Reconstruction Authority (NRA) has decided to handover the responsibility of developing integrated housing plans of up to 99 households to the local governments.
Kathmandu, November 19:
The National Reconstruction Authority (NRA) has provided plots to construct houses to 19 landless families of Sindhupalchok district.
Chief of Development Assistance Coordination Section of the NRA Dibyaraj Pokharel handed over the land ownership certificate at a function organized in the district headquarters Chautara on November 16.
Kathmandu -A 3-day simulation exercise, being organized by the UN Migration Agency with Dept. of Urban Development and Building Construction (DUDBC) under the Ministry of Urban Development (MoUD), Nepal Police and Armed Police Force, and Nepal Army to provide the National Security Forces with hands-on experience in emergency response and management of camps for internally displaced people (IDPs), has kicked off today in Kathmandu.
In August 2018, retail prices of most food commodities monitored in 15 major markets across Nepal were relatively stable (or had only marginally decreased) due to sufficient availability from domestic production and imports.
The overall inflation rate in July 2018 was 4.6 percent. The food and beverage group was stable at 3.9 percent, although several food sub-groups were relatively higher: vegetables (18.0 percent), milk and milk products (7.2 percent) and cereal grains (5.1 percent).
Kathmandu, September 21:
The Chief Executive Officer of the National Reconstruction Authority (NRA), Sushil Gyewali, said today that the NRA would take initiatives at the national and international level to manage resources to meet the financial requirement to complete the post-earthquake reconstruction.