A high-level coordination and direction committee has been formed to build a national martyr memorial park that has been in limbo for over one-and a-half decade.

The committee coordinated by the chief secretary of Nepal government comprises secretaries of the ministries of home, finance, education, science and technology, federal affairs and general administration, urban development, culture, tourism and civil aviation, and National Planning Commission as members and secretary of the Ministry of Forest and Environment as member-secretary.

A version of this article appears in the print on April 13, 2022, of The Himalayan Times.