Elected reps launch campaign against child marriage practices in Baitadi

BAITADI: The newly elected people's representatives here in Puchaudi Municipality-1 have launched door- to -door campaign for ending child marriage practices.

The representatives led by Ward no. 1 Chairperson Ganesh Bahadur Gadal are launching the campaign, said local resident Lal Bahadur Bhandari. They have been advising the villagers to marry off their children only after 20 years of age.

They have also urged the villagers to keep the neighbourhoods clean. Hat Health Post Incharge Binod Kumar Kunwar pledged support for the campaign undertaken by people's representatives to eliminate child marriage practices.