Kathmandu : One lakh has been provided to a family of Tanahu’s Byas Municipality-11, Odare who lost their lives in the landslide.
Federal MP Krishna Kumar Shrestha of Tanahun has contributed on lakh rupees. MP Shrestha has provided assistance to the family of Padam Chepang who lost his life in a landslide on Asar 29.
MP Shrestha handed over the amount to the deceased’s wife Phulmaya Chepang today. Stating that he was always with the people when they were in distress, Shrestha said that the relief money would help to soothe the pain. The body of Padam, who is also the president of Nepal Chepang Association Tanahun, was found on Asar 30.
Similarly, MP Shrestha has also provided 40 bags of rice to 36 Chepang families in Odare. On Saturday alone, Shrestha had given Rs 50,000 to the families of two people who died in a landslide in Bhanu Municipality-9 and Gajaude.
Shrestha, who has announced that he will not receive any salary allowance after being elected as an MP, has been handing over his salary allowance to various social organization.