Embezzlement slur on Praja body

Himalayan News Service

Dhading, January 14:

Tek Bahadur Chepang, the Dhading chairman and central member of Nepal Chepang Association has asked the CIAA to investigate the activities of the Praja Development Programme (PDP). Releasing a statement today he accused the PDP of embezzling Rs 200,000 allocated to distribute clothes to Chepang children. The statement claimed that the Dhading District Development Committee had invited a tender for the clothes for only 250 kids when the amount released for the purchase was sufficient to buy clothes for 400 children.