NRN President Dr. Upendra Mahato announces construction of charity hospital in Siraha district
On the eve of NRN Day 2008, the President of Non-Resident Nepali Association
Dr. Upendra Mahato has announced construction of a charity hospital in memory of his mother Late Phul Kumari Mahato at his birth place in Karjanha VDC of Siraha district. The hospital will be equipped with state-of-the-art medical equipments and various other facilities of test and analysis as well as staff quarters for doctors, nurses and technical personnel. It is estimated that the construction of the hospital facility will cost at least USD one million. Local youth will be given priority and proper training for the nursing and other jobs in the hospital. The charity hospital will function as a not-for-profit institution with special arrangements to provide low cost or free treatment to poor people The hospital’s foundation stone laying function will be held on the occasion of the NRN Day on 12 October.
In loving memory of his late mother, Dr. Mahato has already constructed a Kriyaputri building in Pashupati Temple Area in Kathmandu, while a school building constructed in Bandipur of Siraha district will be inaugurated on 12 October 2008.
Dr. Jugal Bhurtel
Non-resident Nepali Association
1 October 2008