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28 metric tons of waste extracted
Oct 8, 2017-
Around 28 metric tons of solid waste has been collected as part of Kathmandu Valley clean-up campaigns.
Four metric tons of garbage was picked up from Pashupati Ram Temple area under the Bagmati Clean-up Mega Campaign that entered the 230th week on Saturday.
The participation saw more than 450 people from all walks of life including the High Powered Committee for Integrated Development of Bagmati Civilization, Kathmandu Metropolitan City, Nepal Police, Nepal Army, and Armed Police Force.
Likewise, two metric tons of waste was extracted from Hanuman Ghat and Gothatar bridge surroundings as part of Guheshwori Above Bagmati Clean-up Drive that reached the 190th week on the day.
Another three metric tons of solid waste was picked up from the area between Ratopul and Kalopul, and Balaju Fishery area under the Rudramati Clean-up and Bishumati Clean-up campaigns.
Four metric tons of garbage was collected from BP Eye Hospital area in Jadibuti as part of Manohara River Clean-up Campaign that made it to the 28th week, and 10 metric tons from the Kathmandu Ring Road area.
Published: 08-10-2017 07:29