Grant, loan vowed

POKHARA: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said that preparations are on to provide the pledged grant and loan on security to earthquake victims.

Laying the foundation stone of Barpak Drinking Water and Sanitation Project in Barpak, Gorkha on Thursday, the PM also pledged to blacktop the road to Barpak in two years.

He vowed to set up a monument for earthquake victims and ambulance service in the village, which was also the epicentre of the massive earthquake in April this year.

The project worth around 35 million rupees is funded by Care Nepal.