Palpa, January 15:

The Palpa District Administration Office (DAO) today started distributing citizenship certificates to people in 65 VDCs and a municipality of the district. “Over 30,000 people will get citizenship certificates within two months,” Chief District Officer Bal Krishna Panthi said, adding that the six teams formed for the distribution of citizenship certificates started distributing citizenship certificates today.

Meanwhile, a report from Syangja said the DAO has sent six teams to distribute citizenship certificates in 60 VDCs and two municipalities of the district.