Sindhupalchowk, January 13, 2017:Â A modern public library has been established at Thokarpa in the district.
The library building was constructed at a total cost of over Rs 8.5 million with the financial and technical support of Samsung Engineering and Beautiful Store of South Korea and Read Nepal.
The Alternative Energy Promotion Center has reportedly set up the solar system to run the electric devices and lights in the library.
Lawmaker Mohan Bahadur Basnet and National Planning Commission member Dr Swarnim Wagle, inaugurating the library amid a function here recently, expressed confidence that the library will enhance the literacy rate and reading trend in the locality.
The three-storied building has IT friendly seminar halls as well.