Butwal, Dec 9, 2104:Â A public awareness rally against corruption was organized in Butwal today to mark the International Anti- Corruption Day.
People of various sectors of life including professionals, social organisations’ representatives, human rights activists, students and journalist joined the rally organised by a local group fighting against the corruption.
The rally that started from the local Jaycees Chowk concluded after reaching at the premises of Butwal Municipality office.
Addressing a gathering after the rally, Municipality’s executive officer Bhuwa Luitel, Human Rights and Peace Society Rupandehi Chairperson Lalhari Pandey, Nepal Press Union Rupandehi President Bikram Khadka, former chair of Nepal Bar Association Butwal Mahendra Pandey, advocate Krishna Pokhrel and Kiran BK underlined the need of cooperation between the government and people to control corruption.
December 9 is observed as the International Anti-Corruption Day.