KATHMANDU — The promotion committee of Nepal Police has recommended 16 Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) to be promoted to Deputy Inspector General (DIG) post.
Thos recommended for the post of DIG are SSP Kedar Rijal, SSP Sher Bahadur Basnet. Other SSPs recommended for the post are Pitambar Adhikari, Dipak Kumar Thapa, Dinesh Amatya, Narayan Singh Khadka, Rabindra Prasad Sharma, Kamal Bahadur Jiti, Mahendra Pokharel, Mahesh Bikram Shah, Prem Chand, Shyam Khadka, Dan Singh Bohora, Sushil Kumar Bhandari, Ram Prasad Shrestha and Suresh KC.Follow @gorkhapost
Maha Astami being observed today
KATHMANDU- Today Maha Astami festival is being observed throughout the country by the Hindus.
On this day, people offer special worship to the goddesses Mahakali, Mahalaxmi and Maha Saraswati. They also sacrifice goats and roosters.
People who do not sacrifice animals, offers sacrifices of various vegetables and fruits in place of animals.
Special Durgapuja and prayer ceremonies are held at the Dasain Ghars. People also worship weapons, vehicles and machines.
On this day, a special Kalaratri worship is held at midnight at the Dashain Ghar of Hanumandhoka in the capital city.Follow @gorkhapost