KATHMANDU — Police has arrested two education consultancy operators for their alleged involvement in forging government seals and signatures from Kathmandu.
Acting on a tip-off, a police team deployed from Metropolitan Crime Division raided Yamato Educational Pvt Ltd and Aryan International Educational Pvt Ltd and arrested 28-year-old Deepak Bahadur Khatri of Birendranagar-15 and Dev Raj Saud of Mahendranagar in Kanchanpur district, on Monday.
Police said they have recovered various government papers, seals and signatures, academic transcripts and various transcripts issued by the educational institutions in Utter Pardesh in India.
The accused duo have been sent to Metropolitan Police Range Teku for further investigation and action, accoding to police.
If convicted the duo would face up to one year jail term as per the existing legal provisions in Muluki Ain also known as Civil Code of Nepal.Follow @gorkhapost
NA chair stresses on quality and vocational education
KATHMANDU- Chairman of National Assembly (NA) Ganesh Prasad Timilsina has said that the vocational and quality education were the first priority of the state.
Inaugurating the golden jubilee programme of Pashupati Secondary School of Modi Rural Municipality today, NA chair Timilsina said that technical and quality based education were the foundation of the prosperity of the nation.
On another note, he shared that 339 existing laws will be amended until March 5 and 124 new laws will be enacted.
Similarly, Gandaki Province Industry, Tourism, Forest and Environment Minister Bikas Lamsal said that the provincial government was urging federal government to declare Pokhara as tourism capital.
Speaking in the same programme, Pakistani ambassador to Nepal Mazhar Javed said that age old ties between Nepal and Pakistan will be further strengthened and partnership would be fostered in the education sector as well.Follow @gorkhapost