Swiss envoy Frieden visits Mahottari

MAHOTTARI: Swiss Ambassador to Nepal Jörg Frieden on Thursday visited various places in Mahottari district.

He observed a technology run by the locals of Gaushala Municipality to extract oil from Eucalyptus leaves.

The ambassador made an on-site visit of the technology used by Anjani Kumar Bachara of Gaushala Municipality-10  to extract oil from the leaves. The scented oil is used to make soaps and medicines.

After observing the technology at Bachara's house, the Swiss envoy remarked that running businesses in the Nepali people’s houses heralded a possibility of an economic revolution in Nepal.

Earlier in the morning, the ambassador had inspected the under-construction Kantawan bridge in Sundarpur.