Australian national Margarita Parrish Serrano and mountaineer Jangbu Sherpa have provided material assistance to people in Bajura faced with food crisis during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

The duo in coordination with THT's regional correspondent Prakash Singh provided relief supplies to as many as 30 families. The relief package provided in the first phase includes rice, lentil, salt, oil, vegetables, eggs, soap and masks.

Serrano shared that she will continue to support the families that have been hit-hard by the pandemic. She along with the Sherpa have been reaching out to people in need of assistance for a long time.

The relief has been provided with assistance from the local government.