KATHMANDU: Nepal River Conservation Trust on Saturday organised a Bagmati Heritage Walk and clean-up programme from Kalmochan Ghat to Teku Dobhan on the occasion of the Bagmati River Festival- 2009.

This is the sixth time that NRCT has conducted the heritage walk and clean-up programme create awareness about the ancient temples, idols and ghats along the river.

Students, locals, tourism entrepreneurs and representatives from several organisations took part in the programme.

Speaking on the occasion, Megh Ale, president of NRCT, shed light on the objectives behind organising the programme.