Indian Ambassador Puri inaugurates school building in Dhanusha

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KATHMANDU — During his visit to Dhanusha District on November 03, 2017, H.E. Ambassador of India, Shri Manjeev Singh Puri inaugurated the newly constructed school building & compound wall for Shree Tapsi Baba Secondary School.

In a ceremony, Ambassador Puri inaugurated the school building and compound wall for Shree Tapsi Baba Secondary School. The new building, constructed with India’s grant assistance of NRs. 2.65 Crores would facilitate better learning environment to approx. 1000 students of the school that was established in 1979 as a lower secondary school and was subsequently upgraded to secondary level in 1995. The school is providing free education to tribal students from the tribal areas of the Dhanusha and adjoining Districts.

Till date, seven GOI Aided Projects worth NRs. 16.66 Crores have been completed in Dhanusha District. These projects include school, library, museum buildings, bridges, and roads. Eleven more projects i.e. school buildings, roads, and bridges etc. are being constructed with GOI assistance of NRs. 31.13 Crores. Apart from this 29 ambulances and 5 buses have been donated to various organizations in Dhanusha District.

The India-Nepal Economic programme has an outlay of over NRs. 76 billion with more than 554 large and small development projects completed or currently being implemented all across Nepal in cooperation with the Government of Nepal. These development projects mainly focused on education, health, and infrastructure development sectors recognizing and responding to local needs to help the Government of Nepal achieving all-inclusive socio-economic developments.