Pokhara International Airport project has achieved physical progress of 8 percent in the last six months. The construction of the project in Chinnedanda — 3km east of the existing Pokhara airport — started in August last year.
Nepali Congress General Secretary Shashank Koirala, who won the election to the House of Representative from East Nawalparasi-1, is the lone NC representative to the federal parliament from Province 4.
A taskforce formed by the Western Regional Administration Office has submitted its preliminary report concerning the venues for provincial parliament and provincial government offices for Province-4 to the Prime Minister’s Office, with Pokhara as the headquarters.
Election hopefuls in Kaski have been firing up voters with promises of making the district rich by developing hydropower projects. All election candidates have been talking about developing Kaski as a hydropower hub in their campaign speeches.