The funeral of the late folk singer and model Manju Mahat was held at Pashupati , Aryaghat on March 31, 2014. The President of the Constitution Assembly, Subash Chandra Nembang, also attended the funeral ceremony. Manju died on Saturday after serious injuries in a scooter accident on Thursday at Galkopakha, Thamel.
The family of deceased singer had a tussle with the vehicle owner and vehicle entrepreneurs association on the compensation after the loss of the singer. After the amount of compensation amount was agreed upon, the body of the singer was kept at the Academy hall for the last farewell.
Bharatpokhari, Kaski resident 28-years-old singer was the was first president of Lok Dohori Valley Cooperation Committee. She had also won various awards in folk song competition.