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Kathmandu roads get a facelift ahead of key summit

Kathmandu roads get a facelift ahead of key summit

SANJEEV GIRI, Aug 08 Kathmandu
Nepal should consider hosting many international events because the authorities give city roads a makeover to impress foreign delegates and unwittingly alleviate citizens’ daily commuting woes.This charade happens ahead of important State visits and events. Roads in Kathmandu and Janakpur received facelifts to welcome Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi earlier this year on May 11 and 12. It was done ahead of the 18th SAARC Summit held in November 2014.
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