Minister's Participation on Cleanup
29 June 2013, Kathmandu
Honorable Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Avaiation Mr. Ram Kumar Shrestha inaugurated a mega cleanup campaign today at Tilgunga. As a part of ongoing Bagmati River Festival (BRF), Mass Cleanup was conducted on Saturday. NRCT in partnership with different organizations, schools, corporate houses and many other individuals and organizations were involved and cleaning up both the banks of the Bagmati River.
The campaign has been successful in bringing about awareness and senses of responsibility among Kathmanduites have joined in. More than 2000 participants were involved for cleanup. Media people, artists, businessman, public figure, government officials were also participated.
The regular cleanup of Bagmati will held every Saturday morning by 07:30am to 10:00am.