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Morang district declared as 66th ODF District

Posted 8 July, 10:48 am

July 6 2019, Morang: Morang district has been declared as a fully literate and open defecation free district. Morang, which is also the temporary capital of the province, was simultaneously declared a fully literate and open defecation free district.

Minister of Education, Science and Technology Girirajmani Pokharel declared Morang as fully literate and open defecation free district on Saturday.

Chief of Education Development and Coordination Unit Morang, Diggwaj Chapagain, informed that Morang was declared 51st complete literacy district as it has 9.5 9 percent literacy rate. Morang has also been declared 66th ODF district.

District Water Sanitation and Hygiene Committee (D-WASH-CC) , said that Morang which was declared ODF has 2 Lakh 8 thousand safe toilet at home. According to D-WASH-CC, the total sanitation campaign will now be taken formward

Unofficial translation from washkhabar.com