BANEPA — Minister for Home Affairs, Ram Bahadur Thapa, has said that development and prosperity are the necessity of the nation.
Home Minister Thapa, at the 51st establishment day and 37th annual general meeting organised by District Cooperative Association in Banepa, expressed the belief that the activities of the cooperatives would play significant role in the campaign of development and prosperity of the country.
“Development and prosperity is socialism, which can bring economic changes in the country,” he said.
On the occasion, various personalities and organizations were honoured for their significant contribution to the District Cooperative Association since its establishment.
Similarly, Home Minister Thapa released second edition of ‘Juino’, a special issue published by the Association.
Meanwhile, talking briefly to media persons, he said that investigation was underway regarding resignation of Birendra Bahadur KC, a member of a probe committee formed to carry out investigation into the Nirmala Panta murder case.
Home Minister Thapa further said that reshuffle in the cabinet was only a rumor.Follow @gorkhapost
Petroleum products’ prices go down
KATHMANDU- The Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC) has slashed the prices of petroleum products effective this midnight.
A meeting of the NOC held today reduced the prices of petrol, diesel and kerosene by Rs 2 per litre each. With the adjusted price list, petrol shall cost Rs 112 per litre while diesel and kerosene will be available at Rs 99 per litre, NOC spokesperson Birendra Goit shared.Follow @gorkhapost