Kathmandu: The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will provide a loan for six drinking water projects in Nepal.

The projects are in Rupandehi, Dhangadhi, Morang, Jhapa, Arghakhanchi and Baglung.
The loan agreement was signed December 29.

About one billion Nepali rupees (USD 13 million) will be spent, said Sushil Gyawali, the executive director of the City Development Fund (CDF).