Hit by an acute water shortage, residents of Banepa in Kathmandu, Nepal look forward to gifts which include pots of water! Residents of the neighbouring village of Dhulikel -- in an effort to help out their thirsty countrymen in Banepa -- send pots of water to them mainly by the local bus. The water shortage, according to municipal member K C Bhairav, has been caused by the carelessness and ineptitude of the municipal authority.
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