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स्वयम्भूमा ९ सय वर्षअघिको ढुंगेधारा

काठमाडौं- विश्वसम्पदा क्षेत्र स्वयम्भूमा करिब ९ सय वर्षअघिको प्राचिन ढुंगेधारा भेटिएको छ। एक महिनाअघि बाटो विस्तारका क्रममा पुरिएको अवस्थामा ढुंगेधारा निस्किएपछि स्थानीयले पुरातत्व विभागलाई खबर गरेका हुन्। विभाग टोलीले स्थलगत अध्ययनपछि उक्त धारा मध्यकालभन्दा पुरानो रहेको जानकारी दिएको हो।

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Tax rebate to societies from having rain water harvesting

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has decided to give a five percent rebate on property tax to societies, which implement rain water harvesting and vermiculture projects in their premises.

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Dream stuck in pipeline

The Melamchi project promised to end Kathmandu’s acute water shortage. But 15 years later, it is nowhere near completion

Fifteen years ago, Rajani Maharjan’s father had installed a pipeline in their house. It was supposed to end their water woes, just like the rest of Kathmandu valley’s.

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ADB approves USD 25 mn aid for Kathmandu water supply project

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will provide a soft loan of USD 25 million to Nepal to complete a tunnel to address a severe water shortage in the country's capital.

The tunnel is part of Melamchi Drinking Water Project, an ADB-funded scheme aimed at supplying water to three million people in Kathmandu Valley.

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