On 4 April, Ban Landmines Campaign Nepal and the Ministry of Peace and Reconstruction jointly organized the International Day of Mine Awareness. Mrs. Sita Devi Yadav, minister of Peace and
Reconstruction, inaugurated the event and Mr. Suman Prasad Sharma, Secretary of MoPR, chaired the session. On that day, the Nepal army and the MoPR both gave presentations. More than a hundred people from civil society organizations, ministries, the Nepal army, the Armed Police Force, the Nepal Police, journalists and youth campaigners of NCBL participated.