Religious sites to be developed as heritage

Kathmandu, Dec 31 : Nepali Congress central member Gagan Kumar Thapa has emphasized on the need to develop Pashupati area and the religious sites around it as a heritage monument of the country.
Speaking at corner meet held at a door-to-door visit in his constituency today, newly elected Member of Parliament Thapa expressed the commitment to accord first priority to the protection and preservation of the religious sites from Jayabageswari to Kutubahal.
He also gave assurance to play a role in publicizing the ancient Charumati Buddha Bihar.
Likewise, provincial Member of Parliament elected from the same constituency (a), Narottam Baidya said the local body should now work in an efficient manner in coordination with the higher authorities for infrastructure development and sanitation management at the local level.