KATHMANDU — Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has relieved Assistant Minister for Federal Affairs and Local Development, Biraj Bahadur Bista, from the post on Wednesday.
PM Oli relieved Bista from the post after the Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP)- Nepal recommended to PM Oli that the party has called back Bista from the government, said PM Oli’s press advisor Pramod Dahal.
PM Oli also appointed Resham Lama in Bista’s post.
According to Dahal, Lama would be Lama would be administered the oath of office and secrecy this evening.
The RPP-Nepal has recommended the name of parliamentarian Resham Lama to the post.
One shot dead at Duhabi
INARUWA—A person was shot dead nearby Jayababa Brick Kiln at Duhabi Municiplaity-9 in Sunsari district.
Jayababa Brick Kiln, Supervisor Fida Hussain, 50, a local, was shot dead, confirmed Sub Inspector Gyanendra Prasad Phuyal.
Eyewitness said that two people borne out in a motorbike in black clothes had shot at Hussain.
He was shot down while he was with his wife on morning walk.Follow @gorkhapost