Assuming his office at the Ministry of Finance on Friday, Finance Minister Bishnu Prasad Paudel decided to provide Rs. 58.3 million to three hospitals to install oxygen plants and pipeline.
The budget will be given to Dadheldhura Hospital, Patan Academy of Health Sciences and Bheri Hospital, Nepalgunj.
On the occasion, Minister Paudel said that the budget of the coming fiscal year 2021/22 will be focused on fighting the COVID-19 pandemic.
According to him, the preparation of the budget was on the final stage and the government will bring it with a motion of rehabilitating the economy and making it more dynamic.
He also expressed commitment to put all efforts for the testing and treatment of COVID-19 patients.
Source : THE RISING NEPAL,