Loan Agreement Signed for Narayanpur, Dang Water Supply and Sanitation Project under Co-financing

The executive director of Town Development Fund (TDF), Mr. Maniram Singh Mahat and the chairperson of Narayanpur ” Water User and Sanitation Committee (WUSC)”, Dang, Mr. Kul Prasad Rajauriya signed a loan agreement of NRs. 15,000,000.00 for “Narayanpur Sahalagani Water Supply and Sanitation Project, Dang” under the Co-financing Water Supply and Sanitation Project on 12 July 2018 (BS 2075/03/28) at Town Development Fund Office, Kathmandu. The total loan amount is 17.80% of the contract cost of NRs.84, 250,000.00. The rest 70% will be provided by the Government of Nepal (GoN) through co-financing project and the remaining 12.20% will be the matching fund contributed by WUSC as an upfront cash.

The project service area covers ward number 1,2,3,4 of the existing Tripur Municipality with 24 hours continuous supply of potable water, as recommended by Nepal Drinking Water Quality Standard (NDWQS) guidelines. The project will directly benefit the population of 14,085.00 living in 3,029.00 households now, fulfilling the estimated demand. The major components of the project includes deep Tube Wells, Pressure Filter Unit, Chlorination Unit, Water Testing Laboratory, Overhead tank, Transmission line, distribution line, House Connection, Office Building, Valve Chamber Shed, Fire hydrant, Generator Shed and pump house, Surface valve box, Waiting room, Chaukidar Quarter,  and Electrical Facilities. The project is expected to be completed by 30 December 2018.