Kathmandu, Sept 14: Different organisations have provided amount to the Prime Minister Natural Disaster Relief Fund today.
At a programme organised at the official residence of the Prime Minister, Baluwatar, the Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (CAAN) provided Rs 10 million to the Fund.
Director General of the CAAN Ratishchandra Lal Suman handed over the cheque to Prime Minister Sushil Koirala.
Similarly, the Rastriya Banijya Bank (RBB) provided Rs 2.5 million while the Nepal Beema Samiti donated Rs 767,500 to the Fund. The Prabhu Group also provided Rs 333,333 to the Fund.
RBB Chairman Dr Rewat Bahadur Thapa, Beema Samiti Chairman Prof Phatta Bahadur KC and Group Chairman Devi Prakash Bhattachan handed over the cheques to PM.
Likewise, Nepalis living in South Korea deposited Rs 1.32 million to the Fund and the Machhapuchchhre Bank Limited also provided one million rupees.
The Remitters’ Association of Nepal and Krishna Pranami Sewa Samiti Nepal deposited Rs 100,200 and Rs 300,000 in the Fund, respectively.
Furthermore, West Nepal Bus Entrepreneurs’ Association, Butwal, provided Rs 222,222 from and Rs 150,108 from Nepalis living in the UK.
Similarly, Chairman of the Tamu Dhi Kaski Bagar Tamu Samaj, Pokhara, Dan Bahadur Gurung also handed over Rs 100,500 to the Prime Minister.
The Chemical and Medical Supplier Nepal, Corona International School, Nepal Association of Tourism and Hotel Management provided Rs 151,000, Rs 50,101 and 41,497, respectively.