Saturday, February 19, 2011

Kantipur to build schools

The Kantipur Publication Pvt. Ltd. has decided to initiate ‘School Buildings Construction Campaign’ as part of the ‘Corporate Social Responsibility’ of the publication.

Speaking at a program organised to mark the 18th Anniversary of the Kantipur Publication in the publication premises on Saturday, Chairman and Managing Director Kailash Sirohiya announced that a new school building will be constructed every year for the next five years in the rural districts of Nepal.
This year’s the campaign will construct a building in the Karnali Zone and the building will be handed over to the local community, he added.

“We are launching a campaign—constructing the school buildings—this year from the Karnali Zone as part of the Corporate Social Responsibility,” said the chairman.He also informed that the campaign would be financed by the Kantipur Welfare Fund. Sirohiya claimed that despite of some "unexpected hindrances" that surfaced this year, the popularity of Kantipur did not falter.

“Various blockades were imposed in the news print and media advertising,” said Sirohiya. “But still the number of customers has increased.”He said that the coloured pages will be further added in the Kantipur daily.Similarly, on the occasion, various awards distribution programmes were organised.The 18th Anniversary of the publication was concluded with a dinner programme.