The Nepal River Conservation Trust (NRCT) on Sunday organised the first Bagmati Dunga Diplomacy — rafting competition — from Sundarijal to Gokarna with an aim to promote sporting events in the Valley’s rivers. ECS magazine stood
first, Ashoka Nepal second and ECCA bagged the third position in the competition
participated in by 10 teams, a press release said. The other participants were the
German Embassy, Australian Embassy, Himal Media, JICA, Casino Raddison, UN Habitat, and the NGO Forum.