Kapilvastu, Nepal: A state-level communicable disease hospital is to be built in Kapilvastu‘s Shivaraj Municipality-5, Chandrauta, Nepal.
Lumbini province assembly member Arjun Kumar K.C said that the hospital will be constructed on a 9-acre land in the forest area along the Mahendra Highway road on the east side near Chandrauta Market.
According to K.C, the Lumbini province government had mentioned in the budget of the fiscal year 077-78 that a province-level communicable disease hospital would be constructed in Chandrauta area of Shivraj municipality.
It is estimated that the construction of the hospital will cost around Rs 2 billion and will take two years.
It is said that the budget has been allocated keeping in view the problem of lack of hospitals in this area.
Social worker and youth leader Mahadev Pokheral said that the tender was called by the Urban Development Office, Rupendehi on Wednesday.
He said that the citizens were happy after the tender was called for the construction of a province hospital.
Ram Abatar Chaudhary