Dr. Suman Baidya (Infrastructure Adviser), Surya Rana (Programme Manager), and Rakshya Baral (Programme Support Officer) from British Embassy Kathmandu (BEK) and Pralad Karki (Under Secretary) from Ministry of Federal Affairs and General Administration (MoFAGA) visited the entire Mugu Humla Link Road alignment in Mugu and Humla from 20th to 23rd December 2021. The visiting team met and interacted with the Road Maintenance Groups (RMGs), Special Road Building Groups (SRBGs), and Road Building Groups (RBGs) on road sites and observed various project field activities in the MHLR corridor. The team also met with the ward chairperson of Chhayanath Rara Municipality in Bama and talked with the project field staff about the progress, issues, and challenges of the extremely cold weather while working on the construction site.
Mr. Karki from MoFAGA praised our field team and workers for their dedication to project work despite the harsh weather in Mugu and Humla. He was also delighted to see more female members involving in road construction work on the site and he provided a satisfactory response for timely construction of quality roads in such remote districts.