Introduction to Rotary Club of Rajdhani

Rotary Club of Rajdhani was chartered on November 6, 2002 by Rotary International with 55 Charter Members. The Charter President was Rtn.Rajendra Bahadur Shrestha.On February 4, 2015, at the District Administration Office in Kathmandu, Nepal, the Club legally registered under the Organization Registration Act, 2034.

Rotary International's established Themes, Goals, Objectives, and Missions serve as the compass for the Club's activities. The Club's day-to-day operations and service provision are compliant with applicable local laws and with the RI system.

The club has participated in and is still actively involved in numerous humanitarians, educational, health, sanitation, and development projects. The Club's mission is to improve the quality of life for people in Nepal by increasing access to its various services.

We have 43 members in the club now, and we hope to grow that number as we've gotten positive feedback from people all throughout the community.

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News and updates

Rtn KP Upadhyay

President 2023-2024

Dear Rotarian friends and other readers, Greetings from RC Rajdhani! It is an honour and privilege for me to serve as President of RC of Rajdhani for this Rotary Year 2023-24! I really appreciate the confidence each one of you have placed on me. In alignment to the theme declared by RI President "Create Hope in the world" and the one declared by District Governor "Light of Hope", our Club has adapted a theme "Let us Add One More Smile" for this year. I urge all of you to look for any opportunity to Add One More Smile, which I hope will enhance all our efforts towards creating hope in our society. I look forward to your support and cooperation in making the year worth remembering!

Rtn Rashmi Pokharel Acharya

Secretary 2023-2024

Dear Fellow Rotarians, I am delighted to start my duty as Secretary of RC Rajdhani for this current Rota Year 2023-24. My duty as Secretary shall be to ensure that our Club achieves all the goals for which I shall maintain close coordination with all the members, committee Chairs and the President. I assure my full support to everybody for which I shall be available always. Assuring my gratitude for the opportunity provided to serve as Secretary of RC Rajdhani,

Meeting Information

The Club meets every Sunday at Hotel Yellow Pagoda in Kathmandu. The club meets at 8.30 am where professionals from diverse background and frequently guests come together to cherish a beautiful and productive friendship.


  • Official name: Rotary Club of Rajdhani
  • Used Languages: Nepali and English
  • Meeting frequency: Every Sunday
  • Attendants: Board members, club members, and invited guests

Four-Way Test

Of the things we think, say or do

  • Is it the TRUTH?
  • Is it FAIR to all concerned?
  • Will it build GOODWILL and better FRIENDSHIP?
  • Will it be BENEFICIAL to all concerned?

All Rotarians, and ourselves, refer to the following test as "The Four-Way Test," before conducting or supporting any activity, which examines the following: 

  • Is it correct?
  • Is it just for everyone involved?
  • Will it foster goodwill and stronger relationships?
  • Will it be advantageous for everyone involved?

Our Projects

Inclusion, Diversity, and Equity

The Rotary Club of Rajdhani values diversity and recognizes the contributions of people from all backgrounds, regardless of their age, ethnicity, race, color, abilities, religion, socioeconomic status, culture, sex, sexual orientation, and gender identity. As a global network, Rotary Club of Rajdhani works to create a world where people come together and take action to create lasting change.

Club's aim and scope has widened to include humanitarian aid. The members of the group have a lengthy history of tackling problems in their local communities and at the national and international level.

Together with RI, which was founded in 1979 with an aim to immunize children in the affected nations, we are also making a contribution to the fight against the prevailing irregularities in the society. From education and healthcare to communal events like helping the needy with food and clothes and blood donations, Rotary Club of Rajdhani aspires to become an integral and inclusive member of the world Rotary family.


Rotary's 7 Areas of Focus

Disease Prevention & Treatment

Communinty Economic Development

Peace-building & Conflict Prevention

Environment Protection

Basic Education & Literacy

Water, Sanitization & Hygiene

Maternal and Child Health