Remove the thatched roof and put it in the house of a very poor family
Kanchanpur, 28 Jan– Work has been started to remove the thatched roofs of the houses of the extremely poor families of Shuklaphanta Municipality and install zinc sheets. The municipality has provided the first installment amount to the selected families under the safe citizen housing program for keeping zinc sheets.
Out of 257 applicants for the safe citizen housing program being implemented in the municipality, 111 have been selected. For safe civic housing program, ward no. And 10 out of 12 families have been selected. Municipal Information Officer Mohan Raj Fulara said that the first installment of Rs. “We have provided funds by selecting families who can be easily affected by fire, water and wind, including straw, straw, sawdust, tile on the roof of the house,” he said.
The first installment of the grant amount has been provided. ” As per the Safe Citizen Housing Implementation Procedure, 2077 BS, there is an arrangement to provide 60 percent amount in the first installment after reaching an agreement with the municipality.
“Beneficiaries have to spend the money for the construction of the building by purchasing zinc sheets and timber,” said Information Officer Fulara. Beneficiaries will be provided Rs. 20,000 (forty percent) grant amount in the second and last installment. ”
The construction work will be considered completed after the municipality submits the report as per schedule 3 from the technician and certifies it. “Article 37 of the Constitution states that every citizen has the right to adequate housing,” said Tikendra Raj Bhatta, chief administrative officer of the municipality. Under the program, funds have been provided for the provision of zinc sheets and timber on the roof by selecting the families who are not able to build safe houses due to their high financial risk. ”
He said that the deprived families will be freed from the poisonous animals including fire, wind, rain, predators and snakes after the construction of safe houses. “We have included the needy families in the program so that they can live at home safely,” he said. Sere Sarki of the municipality’s ward no. “We have been making a living by earning daily wages,” he said.
Unable to raise funds for the construction of a safe house, he used to blow up the thatched roof when the wind blew. There was a situation where we had to stay soaked due to leakage of rain water. It has become very easy to keep zinc sheets on the roof of the house after the municipality has provided money in the bank account. ”
Pursuant to Section 6 of the Safe Citizen Housing Implementation Procedure, 2075, if any person is found to have taken the grant amount by submitting false details or if it is found that the grant amount has been spent for other purposes without providing it, the grant amount will be recovered from the municipality.