Kavita Maharjan lives in Khasi tole (lane) in Siddhipur Ward no. 13. She has a family of five with her husband and three children: two daughters and a son. The couple used to run a kind of restaurant in a rented house.
Lumanti extended Emergency Relief Support for nearly 1500 vulnerable families affected from lock down situation
The nationwide lockdown executed to minimize the infection of coronavirus COVID-19 has severely hit many low income and middle class families. With the motive to combat the situation in the low income communities, Lumanti Support Group for Shelter in coordination with local governments and the Municipalities has carried out Emergency Relief Program through its networks, women groups/ cooperatives and youth groups in the Municipalities.
Apsara Acharya is a single mother living in Rasuwa with her three children (two daughter and a son).She was feeding her animals outside her house when the devastating earthquake hit the ground in April 25,2015.
Prakash Mali, 29, is a resident of Thecho in Vajrabarahi Municipality living with his five family members. He suffered from Polio in his childhood that has affected his both legs and the left hand. He faces a big difficulty in walking as his knees are bent inwards.
The Collective Approach for housing the poor – a sign of hope for the entire community!
Ram Bahadur Biswakarma, 55, is a resident of a dalit community in Laharepauwa Ward 9 of Rasuwa District. These days he is busy working for building his own house which was completely destroyed by the Earthquake on April 25, 2015.