A program organized in Khudunabari camp handed Shiva Temple build within the camp premises to Khudunabari Village Development Committee (VDC) – 9 on Friday.
The management of the Temple has been shifted to the host community considering camp consolidation expected to begin from January.
Nepalese Cultural Minister Gopal Kiranti, who was also present during the handover session today, said that the government was committed in preserving refugee settlement areas. However, he did not elaborate.
Meanwhile, the communities also began a weeklong Srimat Bhagawat Saptah Yegya of Khemraj Keshab Saran Dahal from today itself.
The Yegya aims to collect funds for setting a Senior Citizen Welfare Trust in the VDC, informed organizers.
Similarly, the Buddhist community of the camp is also learnt to be preparing to handover management of a Buddhist Temple to the local host community by the next week.