Kathmandu. The government has formed a task force to study the damage caused to agricultural production by floods and landslides due to unseasonal rains. The recent floods and landslides caused huge damage all over the country claiming numbers of lives and billions worth of properties.
A cabinet meeting held at Singha Durbar on Monday formed a task force led by Home Ministry Secretary Teknarayan Pandey to study the damage. Three days have been given to submit the report. The task force will have secretaries from the Ministry of Agriculture, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Industry, Ministry of Federal Affairs and National Planning Commission. Government spokesperson Gyanendra Bahadur Karki informed.
Government has already declare a relief package to the the peasants and families affected by the devastating floods and landslide.