GEFONT has expressed sorrow and deep concerned to lost due to floods and landslides triggered by the torrential rainfall in various parts of the country. Releasing a Press Communiqué, GEFONT sternly demanded the Nepal Government for immediate rescue & distribution of the relief materials to the victims. GEFONT further demanded the Government for pressure to open the Koshi Barrage Gates to stop any more distruction.
A Press Communiqué reads “ In this difficult situation, GEFONT request all its members and well wishers to invovle in relief & rescue operation in their respective places.”
Over 70 persons were killed, more than 50 persons were mising & the Hundreds of families have been displaced after the floodwater gushed into the human settlement in most parts of Tarai region.