KIR 1 – Tribhuvan University (Camp Site)
|General Description||The Tribhuvan University site includes the university grounds and an adjacent cleared block of land identified as an oxygenation park. The site is essentially clear of buildings and is relatively flat. The site is outside the ring road but in close proximity to the main population centre of Kathmandu.|
|GPS Coordinates||Long: 85.2906 Lat: 27.6811|
|Special Features of Site||The site has existing facilities to support university students. Buildings, water outlets and toilets, if still operational after an earthquake, could be used to supplement camp facilities.|
|Significant features near the site||Water. The site is adjacent to the Bagmati River.Police. There is an Armed Police Post near to the University.Medical. 4 hospitals in Balkhu and Kirtipur Areas which is near by TU and oxygination pondEducation. Golden Rang Academy, Laboratory Ebs, Mangal Uchha Ma Vi, Annapurna Ma Vi, Nawajeevan Ma Vi, Sudesha Ma Vi.
Expansion Potential. The areas around this site allow considerable flexibility for expansion. There is open space along the river banks for many kilometers extending away from Kathmandu.
|Catchment Areas||An assessment of the water producing capacity of this site has not been conducted. However the site would offer little, if any, restriction to the establishment of bores.|
|Security||Partial fencing in some of the sites inside the university|