Govt prepares proposals under BRIRepublica|December 15, 2017 17:26 PM
KATHMANDU, Dec 15: The government has prepared development proposals under China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI).
As Nepal has consented to the BRI, preparations were underway to forward the proposals for discussions in line with the interests of both Nepal and China, said undersecretary at the Finance Ministry Yubraj Pandey.
The proposals prioritise Kerung-Kathmandu-Pokhara-Lumbini railway, Kerung-Kathmandu Highway, Ring Road, Nepal-China transmission line, Sunkoshi marine diversion, some drinking water projects, and irrigation projects in mid hill areas. RSS