Establishement of reward fund (September 16, 2016)

A reward fund has been established by SOHAM-Nepal. This was announced during 15th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of SOHAM-Nepal, which was held on Bhadra 31, 2073 (September 16, 2016) in Kathmandu. Dr. Rishi Ram Sharma, life member of SOHAM-Nepal and Director General of Department of Hydrology and Meteorology (DHM) was the first contributor in the reward fund by providing cash amount Rs. 1,00,000/- (One Lakh).

Dr. Rishi Ram Sharma was honored by a certificate of appreciation for his contribution to to establish a fund. The amount will be deposited in a separate bank account and the yearly interest received from the fund will be used to recognize those dedicated in the early warning information dissemination in Nepal as per Dr. Sharma’s wishes.