Myagdi, March 1: Minister for Women, Children and Social Welfare, Thammaya Thapa, has said that the government should establish industries in rural areas for the prosperity of the country. Minister Thapa, who arrived here to her hometown after being appointed as the Minister, said so at a news conference organised by Myagdi chapter of Press Chautari Nepal at Beni today.
On the occasion, she said that the government has decided to establish 'village industry' in every local-level to achieve country's prosperity through the utilization of local means, resources and skill. Minister Thapa said, "The government has the responsibility to create employment in the country by ending the trend of overseas employment as thousands of youths have been compelled to go for overseas employment every day."
Saying the incumbent government has put country's prosperity, good governance and development on top priority, she claimed that the government would carry out activities to make people feel it. On a different note, Minister Thapa expressed commitment to take possible initiative for the development of Myagdi district as the district has immense possibility in tourism, hydropower, agriculture and herb sectors.