RAJBIRAJ — A cyclist died while three others were wounded in a road mishap that occurred along the East-West highway at Kanchanpur municipality-11 of Saptari this morning.
The deceased has been identified as Bijal Sada,35, of Portaha-8 in the district. He was cycling on the highway when he was hit by a motorcycle (Ba. 54 Pa. 6143) heading towards the east, according to the Area Police Office, Kanchanpur.
Debu Sada,20, who was pillion riding the cycle was injured. Also injured were motorcyclist Sujan Limbu,20, of Sanischare-3, Jhapa and Sapan Miya who was pillion riding the motorcycle, said police inspector Gaurav Mahat.
The injured are undergoing treatment the Dharmeswa hospital in Theliya of Saptari.
NC consults experts on govt’s policies and programs
KATHMANDU — The main opposition party, Nepali Congress, has taken suggestions from experts regarding the government’s policies and programs.
A meeting of the Nepali Congress parliamentary party convened at the parliamentary party’s office in Singha Durbar today consulted with the economists and former bureaucrats on the policies and programs of the government.
The government presented its policies and programs for the fiscal year 2018/19 in the Federal Parliament on Monday.
Deliberations will be held on the policies and programs in the House of Representatives and the National Assembly from Wednesday.
NC leader Dilendra Prasad Badoo, talking to the National News Agency, RSS, said that the meeting reviewed the government’s policies and programs and also discussed on issues the party would speak on in parliament.
Before this, the Nepali Congress had decided to put its views in parliament by forming thematic committees.Follow @gorkhapost