Reconstruction of 500 Community Schools has not Started Yet


Kathmandu 7 Jestha: Reconstruction of 500 community schools of different districts of Province 4 which were destroyed after the devastating earthquake is not being done as expected. After three years of the devastating earthquake, about 72 percent of the community schools have been reconstructed. But the reconstruction of about 500 community schools has not been started yet. Altogether 1811 out of 4010 community schools of 9 affected districts out of 11 districts were damaged by the earthquake. Reconstruction of 1310 damaged schools has been completed but about 28 percent i.e. 501 schools are not reconstructed. “823 rooms were built in 1310 newly reconstructed schools,” said information officer cum deputy secretary of National Reconstruction Authority, Manohar Ghimire.