Print Edition - 2015-06-01 | Earthquake Relief
Political leaders and cadres help rebuild schools in Ramechhap
May 31, 2015-
According to UCPN Maoist district in-charge Dawa Lama, the party’s cadres have been deployed in four schools to build temporary shelters where students can attend classes without fear. The cadres, who have come from different parts of the country, are currently working in all three municipalities in the district. The volunteers have been managing their food and shelter needs by themselves.
A team led by the UML’s Chandra Bahadur Shahi is setting up temporary shelters for schools in Chisapani. A group of 50 UML cadres from the Karnali region have teamed up with 50 other cadres from Ramechhap to contribute free labour to repair the schools of Gelu Village.
A week has passed since the District Education Office in Ramechhap had appealed to the schools to start classes again. But most of the schools in the district are still in ruins, and they do not have temporary shelters.
More than 400 school buildings in the district have been damaged by the quakes.
Published: 01-06-2015 07:48