Inter-School Drawing Competition Organized


On the occasion of World Water Week 2017, Paschim Paaila, in coordination with ENPHO, organized an ‘Inter-School Drawing Competition’ on 16 March 2017 at ENPHO Hall, New Baneshwor. The theme for the drawing competition was “Wastewater”- this year’s international theme for World Water Day. The competition was held amongst the secondary level students from five different schools of Bhaktapur Districts, namely Vidhya Vikash Secondary Boarding School, Shree Bal Sewak Boarding School, Nawaratna English Secondary School, Everest English School, and Tara Secondary School. This program aimed to provide a platform for the students to showcase their artistic talent and knowledge on the topic through their paintings.

A brief introduction of Paschim Paaila and ENPHO and highlights on objective of the program was delivered by Ms. Anita Bhuju, Research and Project Development Coordinator of Paschim Paaila. Altogether, 11 students participated in the competition. The program culminated with closing remarks by Ms. Rosy Singh, Resource Center Manager at ENPHO. Ms. Singh thanked all the participants for their participation in the program and encouraged them to further practice and give continuity to their talents.

The result of the competition was announced on 22 March, 2017, during the ‘WASH Mela’, organized by Paschim Paaila in collaboration with ENPHO at Patan Durbar Square, Mangalbazaar, Lalitpur to mark the World Water Day, 2017. Mr. Kushal Dhakal, currently in class 9 at Everest English School, was declared as the winner of the competition. Likewise, Mr. David Prajapati, currently in class 7 at Vidhya Vikash Secondary Boarding School and Ms. Roshani Matang, currently in class 7 at Everest English School, placed second and third, respectively.