Academy formed

KATHMANDU: Madan Memorial Foundation formed their namesake Sports Academy here on Thursday. In their bid to preserve and develop the Nepali spots, the foundation has formed a 55-member Academy committee under the presidency of Ramesh Silwal. Among the vice-presidents are Basanta Nembang, Hikmat Karki, Kumar Thapa and Nardamuni

Rana. Likewise, Purendra Bikram Lakhe

is the secretary, Birendra Yadav he joint-secretary and Mohan Regmi the treasurer. CPN- UML standing committee member KP Oli has been named as the patron

of the Academy.