Khotang, Aug. 31: Agriculture scientist and social worker Dr Madan Rai of Ratanchha in Khotang district has provided a land plot for free to construct a building of Community Development Service Centre in the district headquarters.
Dr Rai provided eight ana land near Ratnapark in Diktel Municipality-5, said Chairman of Centre Sanman Khadka. The Centre was operating its activities from the office of then Diktel VDC for lack of its own office building.
Khadka said that Rai provided the land plot for free at the request of Chief District Officer Govinda Sapkota and Deputy Superintendent of Police Bidhyananda Majhi. The Centre is expected to construct its building within this fiscal year.
Dr Rai had also provided land to Federation of Nepali Journalists (FNJ), Disabled Service Association, Kirat Rai Yayokhha, Federation of Community Forestry Usersâ€™ Nepal, Ex-Armymen Association, Women Unity Studies Centre and Women for Human Rights single women group, among others in the district.