KATHMANDU, April 23 : UN Global Road Safety Week is being observed in the Kathmandu Valley by organizing various public awareness programs on road safety from Wednesday.
Nepal Automobile Sports Association (NASA), Swatantrata Abhiyan Nepal and Road Safety Forum-Nepal are jointly organizing road safety awareness campaigns, public hearings, rallies, including women bikers rally, quiz contest and helmet distribution program to observe the week.
SURKHET, April 23: A greenhouse satellite nursery has been established in Surkhet for the first time in Nepal. It has been established at Bhairab Community Forest at Birendranagar -4. It is established in the land provided by the Community Forest Users Group in empty land, said District Forest Officer of Surkhet Shambhu Prasad Chaurasiya.
The Rs. 2.5 million nursery is assisted by Dabur Nepal, Bhairab Community Forest, SNV and High Value Agro Products Development Project, said Chaurasiya.