Program Update: Enrollment Process has been Finalized

Update Highlights:

  • In January 2017, the Government of Nepal appointed Dr. Govinda Raj Pokharel as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the National Reconstruction Authority (NRA).
  • The enrollment process has been completed in 14 districts.
  • The Government of Nepal has officially approved a subsidy increase from NPR 200,000 to NRP 300,000. The implementation of this increase will be rolled-out during the second tranche. Following the increase, the subsidy will be distributed in three tranches in the following way: 1) NRP 50,000, 2) NRP 150,000 and 3) NRP 100,000.  The following table summarizes the present milestones for the issuance of each tranche payment to beneficiaries:

Construction Stage

Tranche Amount

1. Eligibility, verification and enrollment

NPR 50,000

2. Completion of foundation up to plinth level

NPR 150,000

3. Completion of roof

NPR 100,000

Latest Data on Key Indicators as of January 31, 2017:

Program's Progress Overview from July 2016 to January 2017

Download the Program Update as of January 31, 2017 (PDF)