Water from Melamchi finally arrives in Kathmandu

After decades of bungling, project will first clean the tunnel and then distribute water to households in the city, officials say.Water from Melamchi finally arrives in Kathmandu
Water from Melamchi River, which is being diverted to quench the thirst of Capital residents, on Saturday afternoon reached Sundarijal, marking a milestone for the elusive project marred by years of delays and mismanagement. Photo Courtesy: Rajan Kafle/Prime Minister's Secretariat
Chandan Kumar Mandal
Published at : March 7, 2021
Updated at : March 7, 2021 07:41

Chandan Kumar Mandal

Chandan Kumar Mandal was the environment and migration reporter for The Kathmandu Post, covering labour migration and governance, as well as climate change, natural disasters, and wildlife.