Kathmandu, June 8: The government of India has provided Rs. 2.95 billion in financial aid to reconstruct schools in various earthquake-affected districts.
This assistance is part of the post-earthquake reconstruction assistance and will be utilized to reconstruct 56 schools.
According to a press release issued by the Indian Embassy here today, the Embassy and the Central Level Project Implementation Unit (Education) signed 7 different agreements to construct 56 schools in Gorkha, Nuwakot, Dhading, Dolakha, Kavrepalanchowk, Ramechhap and Sindhupalchowk districts.
These schools will be constructed as per the requirements set by the government of Nepal.
The reconstructed school infrastructure will consist of academic blocks, classrooms along with furniture and separate sanitation facilities for boys and girls.