Festival to clean Lalitpur water sources

LALITPUR:

As part of celebrations of Sithi Nakha, a Newari festival when water sources are cleaned, the Lalitpur Sub Metropolitan City with joint efforts from various district-based organisations on Thursday cleaned up traditional stone spouts and dug up wells and ponds in Lalitpur. Representatives of the NGO Forum, Urban Environment Management Society, Rotaract Club and Association of Stone Spouts Conservation started the clean-up drive from the Thapahiti stone spout.