NA demands Rs 7 billion for enhancing disaster management capacity
Kathmandu, July 4: The Nepalese Army has demanded seven billion rupees for enhancing the disaster management capacity.
Of the demanded budget, three billion rupees has been allocated from regular budget for the disaster management task. Out of the allocated budget, 43 per cent would be spent for enhancing capacity in the disaster management sector, said NA.
The NA further clarified that it could face any challenges related to disaster if adequate budget is allocated as per their demand.
Chief of Army Staff Rajendra Chhetri said so in today's meeting of the State Affairs Committee under the Legislature-Parliament.
Ranju Kumari Jha (Thakur) is chairperson of the Women, Elderly Citizens and Social Welfare Committee of the Legislature-Parliament. Born in 2023 BS in Rajbiraj, CPN-UML lawmaker Jha plunged into student politics in 2045 BS, and became a member of the All Nepal National Free Students Union. She got elected...