RUKUM — CPN (Maoist Centre) candidate from left alliance Kamala Roka has been elected as the Federal Parliament member from Rukum East.
Roka garnered 10,434 votes to become the provincial assembly member while her closest contender Hari Shankar Gharti of Nepali Congress (NC) secured 4,406 votes.
The vote difference between Roka and Gharti is 6,028 votes. It has been learnt that 1,208 votes have been declared invalid.
Out of 27,928 voters, only 18,132 had cast their votes.Follow @gorkhapost
Civil service employees disagree ordinance
RUPANDEHI- The Nepal Civil Service Employees Union (Association) Province-5 has expressed discontent on the employees’ adjustment ordinance brought out by the government.
Noting that the employees’ adjustment ordinance was introduced against the common understanding of the employees, the committee on Monday submitted a 12-point memorandum to the federal government through Province-5 Chief Minister and Office of Council of Ministers.
It may be noted that a 22-point common concept was submitted to the government through Chief Secretary of the federal government after holding discussions among national level trade unions of civil service. The discussion was coordinated by the authentic trade union of civil service employees.
The committee has expressed disagreement on the issuance of employees adjustment ordinance-2018 against the share concerns against the shared concept of the employees.
The Nepal Civil Service Employees Union (Association) has been insisting on the government to adjust employees as per the Adjustment Act-2074 and immediately enforce the voluntary retirement plan as per the Clause 13 of the Act.
A team headed by Association Province-5 Chairperson Madan Gautam had submitted the memorandum to Secretary of Chief Minister and Council of Minister, Basanta Adhikari.Follow @gorkhapost