Darchula: The Duhu Rural Municipality is going to deposit the 7-days salary of people’s representatives, employees, and teachers in the disaster fund for the rehabilitation of Duhu flood victims. The Duhu executive committee meeting has decided to collect money for the rehabilitation of the flood and landslide victims.
A meeting chaired by Rural Municipality Chairman Pulendra Bahadur Karki decided to keep the 7-days salary of the people’s representatives, employees, and teachers in the disaster fund opened by the municipality said village municipality spokesperson Govinda Dadal.
More than 100 households have been displaced due to the flood & landslide. Five settlements of Duhu have to be rebuilt. Billions worth of property has been damaged. The rural municipality is now collecting assistance to rehabilitate the entire settlement.
The meeting decided to request the state and federal governments to declare a special rural municipality for the reconstruction and rehabilitation, said spokesperson Dadal. It has been decided to request the state and federal governments for the reconstruction of public structures damaged by the floods.