Over Rs 10 million collected to construct school new building in Myagdi


BABIYACHAUR, MYAGDI — Financial assistance of over Rs 10 million has been received to construct a new building for the Jayanti Secondary School at Bhakimli-3 in Beni Municipality-3.

According to school principal Ram Bahadur Pun, a fundraising campaign launched by the school to construct a 30-room new building became successful with the collection of over Rs one million in the first phase.

People originally from Bhakimli residing at home and abroad started a campaign some and half year ago to garner funds for constructing a new building in the place of the its crumbling building.

He said Rs 1.7 million was received from Hong Kong, Rs one million from the United States of America, and Rs one million from the previous Bhakimli Village Development Committee.

Likewise, monetary contribution from the individual level was from Rs two thousands to 500 thousands.

Locals sold foodstuff to contribute to the school rebuilding efforts. RSS