Chitwan–A Mahayagya is to be organised on coming February 2-9 to garner support for the construction of Gautam Buddha International Cricket Stadium.
The stadium is under construction at Rampur in the western Chitwan. A main committee comprising 1,111 members headed by State Assembly member Bijaya Subedi has been formed for Dhanadhanyanchal Mahayagya.
Committee’s general secretary Dinesh Kumar Chuke said the Mahayagya is expected to raise fund of Rs 500 million. Pandit Dinabandhu Pokharel will recite Hindu scriptures on the occasion. It is one of the most popular ways for raising fund for public works iin Nepal.
The fund-raising Mahayagya is to be held in the stadium construction site. The construction of stadium is gaining pace with growing collection of support from different quarters of late.