DTA Doti had an official visit from the Senior Economist Dr. Kamal Banskota accompanied by Mr. Indu Raj Joshi to analyze the benefits of rural roads in Doti. The duo visited Doti on the 9th of February and were in field visit on the 10th. The visit was directed to understand the direct and the indirect impacts of road infrastructure development on the rural community. The visitors had an informal meeting with DTA/CONNECT team, STOS, SMEs, HDs in Doti. The meeting was focused on the identification of pocket areas where substantial economic development was observed as a result of road infrastructure development. The team also interacted with Chairperson of K. I. Singh Rural Municipality Mr. Lokendra Shahi at Ranagaun to assess the direct impact of RAP through its various phases in the district.