Relief package to flood victims soon: Health Minister

BARDIBAS: Minister for Health Giriraj Mani Pokharel has said that relief packages would be distributed to the flood-affected people soon.

At an interaction programme organised in Bardibas on Monday evening, Minister Pokharel said that the government was prepared to carry out relief and reconstruction works by preparing concrete plan.

The minister had addressed the programme following an aerial and onsite inspection of the flood-ravaged areas as Bardibas, Loharpatti, Singhyahi, Ramgopalpur and Matihani in Mahottari district.

On the occasion,  Minister Pokharel said the priority would be given to repair and reconstruction of the roads, water supply projects, power supply, irrigation facilities and health infrastructures damaged by the flood.