An Installation Ceremony (handing over and taking over of Charge Ceremony) was held at Lazimpat, Hotel Manaslu on Monday 23rd June, 2014 (2071.3.9).

During the ceremony, Founder Chairman & Chairman of the Ceremony, Mr. Tek Chandr Pokharel distributed the elected certificate to all newly elected Office Bearers and Executive Committee Members. Newly elected HRA Chairman Mr. D.B. Koirala took “Oath” in front of Chairman  of the Ceremony. Other Office Bearers and Executive Members took oath in front of the newly elected Chairman Mr. D. B. Koirala.

The out going Chairman Mr. Santa Subba was unable to attend this ceremony. Therefore, Vice Chairman Mr. Narendra Deo Bhatta handed over the “Hammer”, the symbol of charge to newly elected HRA Chairman Mr. D. B. Koirala. Likewise, outgoing Secretary General Mr. Kumanr Ranabhat handed over the book of Minutes, registration Certificate and other Official documents to newly elected General Secretary Mr. Basant B. Hamal. Treasurer Mr. Prithbi Shrestha handed over cheques & keys of safe box to newly elected treasurer Mr. Shree Ram Khatri.

Tourism Secretary, Mr. Sushil Ghimire, Chief Guest distributed the Plague of Honor to all the out going Office Bearers and Executive Members. During the occasion, Chairman of the Ceremony Mr. Pokharel and Past Chairman Mr. Bikram Neupane briefed out about the history of HRA. Addressing the program, newly elected Chairman Mr. D. B. Koirala assured that he would give priority to the regular work and betterment of HRA Aid-post.

Chief Guest, Mr. Ghimire, appraised the work done by HRA and had praised the commitment given by newly elected Chairman. He also briefed on his visit to HRA Pheriche Aid-post (Spring 2014) and was very much impressed with the services provided by medical persons to the trekkers and mountaineers and their supporting staff. He also assured that the government will be always there to support HRA.

"Vote of Thanks" was given by Vice chairman Mr. Narendra Deo Bhatta. He expressed the gratitude to all concerned for their cooperation and positive support to make this ceremony Successful.

Archived News

Himalayan Rescue Association Nepal

Dhobichaur, Lazimpat (North Gate of the Royal Palace)
P.O. Box No. 4944,
Kathmandu, Nepal
Phone: +977-1-4440292 / 4440293
Fax: +977-1-4411956
E-mail :

News Letter Subscribe

Get Connected us