Kathmandu, June 19
The Kathmandu metropolitan city (KMC) is going to build an amphitheatre in the capital city in the next fiscal year.
Mayor Balen Shah during the presentation of the policy and programme for the fiscal year 2022/23 on Sunday announced that the Kathmandu metropolitan city will build an amphitheatre soon.
“In order to promote the art sector, dabalis (platforms) within the Kathmandu metropolitan area will be rehabilitated and an amphitheatre will be constructed,” said Shah.
The document further states that the city government will initiate for management and conservation of areas like Pashupati, Bouddhanath, Swayambhunath, and Basantapur Durbar Square, which are listed as the World Heritage sites.
Mayor Shah also said the city would work on the documentation of cultural activities of Kathmandu such as festivities, rituals, lifestyle, fairs and more creating a cultural profile of the metropolitan city in detail.