Monastery Development Committee demands reconstruction of monasteries ahead of Visit Nepal 2020

15th Aug, 2018 | Tourism Mail Crew

KATHMANDU, Aug 15: A meeting organized by the Buddhist Philosophy Promotion and Monastery Development Committee has stressed the reconstruction of monasteries and stupas destroyed in the earthquake ahead of the Visit Nepal 2020 Year. State Minister of Culture, Tourism, and Civil Aviation, Dhan Bahadur Budha committed to start the reconstruction of monasteries as soon as possible.

The program had the attendance of ex-ministers Dil Man Pakhrin, Indra Bahadur Gurung, and Parshuram Tamang, along with Parliament Member Shanti Pakhrin. Attendees also spoke about restoring the holidays for aboriginal festivals. Managing Director of the Committee, Narendra Kumar Gurung, and Member Dipendra Lama also demanded that the local level's decision to charge taxes from monasteries be rescinded.