Rampur (Palpa), Nov 23: Happiness of local residents of Juthapauwa VDC knew no bound when the locality has been illuminated recently. Electricity has reached the villages of the VDC ward No 6 and 7 on the initiatives of the constituency area development, technicians of the district branch of Nepal Electricity Authority and local people.
The constituency area development provided a total of approximately Rs 1.4 million for the project while local people contributed free labour for 27 days, said the electricity consumers’ committee member Dan Bahadur Raskoti. Electricity service has helped the locals in numerous ways. For example, the Guharthana Secondary School in the locality will operate computer classes for its 350 students with the advent of electricity, said a school teacher.