PM Deuba arrives Sunsari to take stock of loss caused by flood



ITAHARI, Aug 14: A team under the leadership of Prime Minister and Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba has arrived Sunsari this afternoon to take stock of the situation in the flood affected areas. The team comprises Defence Minister Bhimsen Das Pradhan, Home Minister Janardan Sharma and other high-level officials.

The team arrived at Nepal Army Eastern Division Headquarters and enquired about the loss of lives and physical property caused by flood at the area and directed the Nepal Army and local administration to help the affected people.

It also asked the local administration not to leave any stone unturned to provide emergency support to all flood-affected families.

The team is here to enquire about the condition of flood victims and ongoing task for relief distribution, emergency security management and rehabilitation of the victims.

PM Deuba has reached there to inquire about the loss details and adopt an effective measure to reach the reliefs to the victims.

He is comprised by Nepal Army (NA) chief Rajendra Chhetri and high level officials of different Ministries.

The high level team has reached at Itahari Division of the NA after inspecting the floods affected area via helicopter.

Similarly, DPM Bijay Gachchhadar, Finance Minister Gyanendra Bahadur Karki, Commerce Minister Min Bishwakarma and Culture Minister Jitendra Dev lead team is also scheduled to reach at the district headquarters Inaruwa to inspect the flood affected area this evening.

It is stated that the DPM Gachchhadar led team will also interact with government officials regarding the disaster loss and adopting the measures to reach the reliefs to the victims. RSS