Published: Thursday 31 December 1998

People of Deukhuri valley in Nepal are putting pressure on the Village Development Chairman (VDQ to check salutation in Rapti river. local people are demanding Rs 300, 000 out of the Rs 500,000, which the VDC receives under the Rural Self-Retiance Programme, should be used for river control and flood preventive activities. To press their demand, the people submitted a memorandum to the VDC chairperson,Damodar Sharma.

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