Nepal Scouts celebrates its 57th anniversary
Scouts from different districts of Nepal gathered at the national headquarters in Kathmandu on 3rd July 2009 celebrating Nepal Scouts' 57th anniversary.
Participating Scouts were from the mid-western region from the district of Kalikot, Jajarkot, Dolpa, Dang, Dailekha, Pyuthan, Bardiya, Bake, Mugu, Rukum, Salyan and Surkhet.
Nepal Prime Minister and Patron Mr Madav Kumar, as the guest of honour, handed over service awards to Scout leaders and presented prizes and certificates to the winners of different competitions. Other activities organized were cultural programs, drama, march pass, camp craft and campfire.
A couple of days before the celebrations, the prime minister took the oath of Scout Promise and Law as the new Patron of Nepal Scouts in a special function organized at his official residence in Kathmandu.
Chief Commissioner Mr Shree Ram Lamichhane presented the scarf to Nepal Scouts' new Patron.