KATHMANDU, Feb 13: The Dhurmus Suntali Foundation has intensified the funds raising campaign to build Gautam Buddha International Cricket Stadium in Chitwan.
According to the Foundation, it organized three events titled ‘Dhurmus Suntali Evening’ in Malaysia and collected Rs 3.5 million.
The Foundation is named after by two noted comedy actors Sitaram Kattel (Dhurmus) and Kunjana Ghimire( Suntali). The couple is now busy in giving their performances in such type of events.
Foundation Chair Kattel through the social networking sites unveiled that entertaining events were held in Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru and Penang cities to raise funds for building the cricket stadium at Rampur of Bharatpur metropolis-16.
The couple said that they were very much inspired to see interests and excitements shown by the Nepali community in Malaysia towards the campaign. The events were supported by the City Express.
Presently, works are underway to prepare a detailed project report (DPR) of the proposed structure. The DRP is expected to be complete by the next six months. The foundation is planning to complete the project in two and half years time.
The Foundation and the Bharatpur metropolis recently signed a memorandum of understanding in regard with the project that will be built at the cost of around Rs 3 billion across 13.75 hectares of land.
The Foundation has called on and all to extend helping hands in the funds raising campaign.