151-member committee formed for Shivaratri celebrations
KATHMANDU, Jan. 21: The Pashupati Area Development Trust (PADT) on Monday formed a 151-member Shivaratri Celebrations Main Committee under the leadership of Minister for Culture Posta Bahadur Bogati.
A meeting of the PADT held today also selected member-secretary Sushil Nahata and Treasurer Narottam Baidhya in the same post of the Shivaratri Celebration Main Committee.
Similarly, the Executive Officer of Kathmandu Metropolitan City, the Local Development Officer of Kathmandu District Development Committee and all members of the PADT are also represented in the Committee.
During the meeting, Minister Bogati directed the committee members to make necessary arrangements for the devotees´ service while praying to the Pashupatinath Temple.
Similarly, nine different sub-committees including security management sub-committee, volunteers sub-committee, publicity sub-committee and Sadhu management sub-committee, among others are formed.