Woman gets citizenship certificate at 85

KAWASOTI: A woman in Kawasoti Municipality-1 of Nawaparasi has taken her citizenship certificate at the age of 85.

Chief District Officer Deepak Raj Nepal handed over the citizenship to Manasara Pulami on Tuesday. Pulami had been deprived of social security allowances so far for not possessing the certificate.

She was provided the citizenship certificate along with a free eye check-up at citizenship distribution camp in local Baluwadanda.

The camp was organised under the joint aegis of Radio Samarthya, Madhyabindu Eye Treatment Centre and Global IME Bank.