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Kavresthali 10th ODF VDC in Kathmandu

The Himalayan, 07 July 2014


KATHMANDU: Kavresthali Village Development Committee of Kathmandu was declared open defecation free zone today.


At a function organised to declare Kavresthali an ODF village, Constituent Assembly member Bhimsen Das Pradhan said, “ This initiation of making Kavresthali VDC ODF zone is a step towards the government’s plan of declaring the entire country an ODF zone by 2017.”


Pradhan also thanked the people of the VDC for their contribution in making it clean. The government has been working on a master plan of declaring the entire country an open defecation free zone by 2017.


Kavresthali is the 10th VDC of Kathmandu to be declared an ODF zone. Previously, Mahankal, Bhimdhunga, Manamaiju, Gongabu, Dhapasi, Kapan, Naya Bhanjyang, Balambu and Purano Naikap were declared ODF zones. Read more....