Education campaign

NEPALGUNJ: Primary education programme run in all 360 schools, madrasas and gurukuls in Banke district is yielding results. The programme is aims to provide primary education to children. As many as 678 local study groups have also been formed under this programme in various places of the district. Parents and community elders have also been included in these groups. The groups engage the children in creative activities after school time, preventing them from involving in unwarranted activities, said Gorkha Bahadur Thapa, assistant district officer. — HNS