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KMC enhancing beauty through paintings

2024 Apr 14, 7:46,

Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has initiated enhancing beauty of the city through paintings.

In collaboration with the Nepal Academy of Fine Arts, KMC has started painting artistic pictures on the walls in public places. A memorandum of understanding (MoU) to this effect was signed between KMC and Academy on February 29.

According to the MoU, the Academy itself has selected artists and related organizations for the same.

Now painting for painting is being done in Sundhara area. Afterward, the wall painting will be made on the right side of Tripureshwar Stadium, in the area from Maitighar to Babarmahal, exhibition road, international airport, Baneshwor, Minbhawan, Social Welfare Council and Lainchour, KMC Deputy Mayor Sunita Dangol shared.

According to her, priority will be given to showcase pictures having local cultural values. Sports-related pictures will be drawn in the stadium area while Nepal's ethnicities and costumes will be depicted in the the international airport.

The artistic paintings to be drawn for originality will include traditional dances, costumes, musical instruments and physical assets of Indra Jatra.

KMC expects the citizens to fulfill the responsibility to protect painted pictures. KMC further urges the citizens not to touch the walls with paintings, put any additional colour, put up posters or paper and disgrace the wall with any other object.

According to KMC these paintings will showcase the magnificence of Kathmandu's heritage.

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