4.4 Approval of Archaeological Excavation

4.4 Approval of Archaeological Excavation

4.4 Approval of Archaeological Excavation:

4.4.1 Any person or association willing to excavate on the area of  ancient monuments zone shall have to submit an application in a format as provided in Schedule-5,to the Department for the approval of the Government of Nepal.

4.4.2 If the application pursuant to Sub-rule 4.4.1 is filed, the Department shall, upon making necessary investigation and if the reasons to provide the approval seems to be genuine, submit to Government of Nepal, Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation with recommendation for excavating and an approval  shall be provide in a format as prescribed in Schedule-6, if it is so  decided.