A steep, 90-minute climb along a rough-hewn path is the only route up to Pragatishil village. The village sits high in the mountains, about 50 kilometers from Nepal’s western city of Pokhara.
By Francis Markus, IFRC
Nepal Red Cross Society(NRCS) Chairman Mr. Sanjiv Thapa this Friday received an Honorary Doctorate degree in South Korea. It is his the first doctorate since becoming leader of the NRCS.
Situation Update : Statistical Situation of Flood and Landslide 2016
This report covers the date from 21st June to 10th August, 2016.
The number of floods and landslides affected families from 21st June to 31st July 2016 has reached 12,519. NRCS national headquarters has dispatched 2291 set family kits and additional 250 Pieces of Tarpaulins and 250 pie
More than 35 districts of the country have been affected by flood and landslide due to heavy rainfall. One hundred eleven people lost their life, 34 injured and 9 are missing. According to district sources of NRCS, 6,606 families are displaced. A total of 10,519 families affected.
Thanks to the blood donors: Blood Transfusion Service Golden Jubilee main function organised
A flash flood in last three days on the Bhotekosi River has swept away at least 38 houses in Tatopani, Nayabasti and Bharabishe area of Sindhupalchok district. Nepal Red Cross Society has started support actions for the flash flood victims in Sindhupalchok.