Sub-committees formed for organizing upcoming Gosainkunda Mela


7th Aug, 2018 | Tourism Mail Crew


KATHMANDU, Aug 07: Various sub-committees have been formed on Monday to conduct the Gosainkunda Mela, taking place on August 26, in an organized manner. The Gosainkunda Regional Development Committee has formed sub-committees to take over health, sanitation, rate fixing, economic management, and promotional duties.

President of the Region Development Committee, Sanjiv D.M. said that there is a Hindu religious belief that one must visit Gosainkunda at least once in the lifetime. Around 15,000 devotees are expected to visit Gosainkunda this year. The Region Development Committee has urged businesses to be ready to construct temporary shelter for devotees as there is a shortage of hotels in the area. Similarly, the District Health Office Rasuwa along will the Himalayan Rescue Association as well as other organizations will be working to provide primary health care services during the religious fair.