Earthquake Safe Communities in Nepal

Earthquake Memorial Ceremony held in Lalitpur

As part of 22nd Earthquake Safety Day (ESD), a brief Earthquake Memorial Ceremony was held at Patan Durbar Square, Mangal Bazaar, Lalitpur, on January 16, 2020 to pay tribute to those who lost their lives during the past earthquakes in the country.

Centenarian culture expert, Mr. Satya Mohan Joshi along with Parliament Members, Elected Representatives from Lalitpur Metropolitan City, Rank and File Officials and Distinguished Personalities from the Government, Non-Government Organizations, Security Personnel, Professionals & Activists of Disaster Risk Reduction, and People from the Community extended heartfelt tributes to the past earthquake victims.

Earlier, an Earthquake Safety Rally was organized in Lalitpur. The rally was started from Jawalakhel with the awareness-raising messages had converted into Earthquake Memorial Meeting at Patan Durbar Square. The rally, led by Deputy Mayor of Lalitpur Metropolitan City, Ms. Gita Satyal, was joined by various organizations and people including Security Personnel, Professionals & Activists of Disaster Risk Reduction.

Memorial Meeting is one of the key events of ESD being held every year. National Meeting, a key event of ESD, was organized in Bhaktapur this year.


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