Demand for declaring Birgunj a metropolis


Parsa, April 10, Nepali Congress Parsa has pushed for declaring Birgunj Sub Metropolis as a metropolitan city.

Congress Parsa on Sunday sent a memorandum in name of Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal through the District Administration Office with a host of demands.

The memo constituting a five-point demand has called for upgrading Birgunj’s Narayani Sub Regional Hospital into a regional hospital and Pokhariya Hospital into a district hospital.

Among the demands include separating the wards on basis of population, expediting the process of the proposed Birgunj University, the postal highway in the rural sector of Parsa and speeding up the construction of the second bridge over the Tilabe river. RSS