पर्यटन बजार२३ जेष्ठ २०७८, आईतवार मा प्रकाशित
June 6, 2021
The pandemic is unpredictable, obviously to the people whose dependency was on the daily income for their survival.
Boat rowers by the shore of phewa lake, are among them who are having hard time on surviving. People with marginal income and totally dependent on tourism, world can imaging. This drastic downfall to zero level, lockdown, and fear of Covid-19 this was beyond thoughts.
Roaming around empty stomach and taking care of families is not easy. In this time of crisis, Restaurant and Bar Association of Pokhara and the Art of Living become more than anything.
Their support, for the livelihood, and health essential is invaluable to them. Boat rowers and other workers dependent on purely boating activities were more than happy to receive such essentials.
While distributing such essentials the event was witnessed by Jagat Pahari Ward president of Pokhara -6, Member and public representative Mr Hari Krishna Pahari from Pokhara-6, similarly the event has been witnessed by the senior tourism entrepreneur Ganesh Bahadur Bhattarai, President of Pokhara Tourism Council Mr Gopi Bahadur Bhattarai, Past President of REBAN Pokhara Mr Balaram Pahari.
The essentials was handed to Mr Buddhi Bahadur Nepali the president of Fewa Boat Association and handed over by President of REBAN Pokhara Mr Laxman Baral and The art of living, Gandaki Province Chief Naresh Bhattrai.
Both of the donor stressed it is our opportunity to support them as we are grateful to receive their immense support whatever event we organize.
Both of them have further stressed on the value of life is more important so it is our responsibility to support the people in need.
Similarly the Fewa boat association President thanked REBAN and the Art of Living Pokhara for their invaluable support and also stressed on fair distribution of the essentials to 117 families dependent on different shore of lake, such as fishtail ghat, Ammat ghat, gaurighat, barahi ghat, pahari ghat, fewa ghat, swimming ghat, bangladi ghat .
The event was held by the barahi ghat, on Friday 4 of June 2021.