The 67 the anniversary of the first ascent of Mt. Annapurna, the day known as the Annapurna Expedition Day was observed today.
This year, Mohoriya village based in Dangsingh of Annapurna Rural Municipality was chosen as the site of focus to promote tourism activities particularly homestay on the occasion of the Annapurna Day that commemorates the first ascent of Mt. Annapurna by French climber Maurice Herzog on June 3, 1950.
Newly elected chief of Annapurna Rural Municipality said Mohoriya had abundant possibility of becoming a tourism destination and expansion of trekking routes and promotion of homestay programmes would help uplift the entire village from the economic point of view.