June 7. Trishuli (Nuwakot),The Help Age International Nepal, a social organisation working for the cause of senior citizens, has distributed relief amount to the earthquake victim elderly citizens of three VDCs in Nuwakot district on Saturday.
A total of 781 elderly of 60 years above from Gosryang, Ratmate and Gerkhu, the worst-hit VDCs in the district, were provided with Rs 7,000 each. A total of 315 of Gosryang, 215 of Ratmate and 251 of Gerkhu senior citizens have got the relief amount.
The amount was provided to the elderly by identifying their names in coordination with the Community Self-Reliant Service Centre, Kathmandu, and District Land Rights Forum, Nuwakot.
Communications Officer at Community Self-Reliant Service Centre Bishwash Nepali handed over the cash and said that the affected families could use the money based on their needs.