Jagaran Nepal organized one day interaction and draft law handover program including Health and Sanitation Act and Infrastructure Management Act on 10th June 2018 in Panchadewal Binayak Municipality, Achham and 12th June 2018 in Kailari Rural Municipality, Kailali. A total of 55 participants participated which included Mayor, Deputy Mayor , Chief Executive officer, Chairperson, Deputy Chair from both Kailari rural municipality and Panchadewal Binayak municipality .The program was organized with an objective to discuss on draft law and to handover the draft law, which was prepared by technical support of Community Research center, Kathmandu.
The draft law are mentioned below:
1. Basic Health and Sanitation Act, 2075 (Draft)
2. Local Infrastructure Management Act, 2075 (Draft)
Discussions were made regarding these two draft laws where various sections were discussed regarding classification of health institutions, mobilization of human resources, monitoring mechanism among others under Basic Health and Sanitation Act. Similarly, under Local Infrastructure Management Act; irrigation and use of water resources, use of drinking water and irrigation, use and promotion of alternatives resources, promoting public private partnership regarding infrastructure development were discussed among others. Head of Local Government expressed gratitude to JN for providing the draft laws and organizing focused group discussion amongst local government body in time.