National URBAN policy forthcoming : Minister KC

Posted on: November 15, 2016 | views: 373

Urban Development Minister Arjun Narsingh KC has said the National Urban Policy is forthcoming to systematise the urban settlement by ensuring basic facilities to urban denizens.

Speaking at a press meet organised by Nepal Press Union, Morang chapter today, he informed that the government is  planning to announce the "People's Housing Programme" under which 20,000 shelters will be constructed for the neglected community at lower level.

On a different note, the central member of the ruling partner Nepali Congress assured that the government will make no such decision against the interest of the nation.

He further said the NC is in favour of revising the constitution by incorporating the issues left out during its promulgation.