40th Annual General Meeting of Himalayan Rescue Association Nepal (HRA) was held on Friday, August 22, 2014 (2071.5.6) at Hotel Radisson, Lazimpat, Kathmandu. The meeting was chaired by Chairman Mr. D.B. Koirala. Chairman Mr. Koirala addressed the Annual General Meeting by “Welcome Speech”. He thanked to all the HRA members for giving him responsibility of  Chairman of HRA for 3 years. While speaking Mr. Koirala express his commitment to work honestly in the betterment of the Association.

On behalf of the Executive Committee of HRA, Secretary General Mr. Basant B. Hamal presented the Annual Progress Report for the year 2070/071 and Annual Implementation Plan (Plan of Action) fro the year 2071/072 and Treasurer Mr. Shree Ram Khatri presented the Audited Report for the year 2070/071 and Annual Budget for the year 2071/072. Medical Director Dr. Buddha Basnyat Presented Medical Report of HRA.

An extensive discussion was held on the papers presented by the Secretary General and Treasurer. Chairman Mr. Koirala, Secretary General Mr. Hamal and Treasurer Mr. Khatri answered the questions raised by General Members. Progress Report of the Year 2070/071 and Annual Implementation Plan for the year 2071/72 presented by the Secretary General and Audited Report for the year 2070/071 and Budget for the year 2071/072 were approved by the General Meeting.

Mr. Girdhari Sharma was appointed as an Auditor to audit the books of accounts of HRA for the F/Y 2071/072.

Former Treasurer and General Member Mr. Prithbi Shrestha and General Member Mr. Sushil Adhikari were nominated as a representative of general member  to sign the minute book.

“Vote of Thanks” was given by Vice Chairman Mr. Narendra Deo Bhatta. He expressed the gratitude to all the members for their active participation to make HRA’s 40th AGM successful. Finally, Chairman announced of 40th Annual General Meeting adjourned. Hon. Minister Mr. Bhim Acharya of MoCTCA was Chief Guest on a Cocktail/Dinner Program organized by HRA after 40th AGM.