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Govt recalls envoy Upadhaya

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KATHMANDU — The government has decided to recall Nepal’s Ambassador to India, Deep Kumar Upadhyaya, on the charge of working against Nepal’s interests.

Upadhyay is the main victim of the cancellation of President Bidhya Devi Bhandari’s scheduled visit to the southern neighbor hot on the heels of a dazzling drama of regime change.

The government has decided to recall Ambassador Upadhyay after his brief discussion with Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Friday morning taking after the cancellation of President Bhandari’s, as per the sources.

Sources at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Ambassador Upadhyaya had “defied” with Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli in regards to the cancellation of President Bidya Devi Bhandari’s scheduled visit to India.

Another source at MoFA said Upadhyaya, who was a Nepali Congress leader before to his appointment as ambassador, is accused of being involved in attempts to topple the incumbent government.

Upadhyay was appointed ambassador from the Nepali Congress quota in April last year.

President Bhandari’s visit, which was scheduled to begin on May 9, was cancelled by the government on Friday.

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President summons the first Federal Parliament meeting for March 5

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KATHMANDU — President Bidhya Devi Bhandari has called for the first ever Federal Parliamentary meeting on March 5, 2018 at the International Conference Center, New Baneshwor.

President Bhandari has summoned the meeting as per Article 93 (1) of the constitution, a press release issued by the Office of the President said.

275 members, directly elected and those elected on basis of proportional representation system, constitute the Federal Parliament. House of Representatives and National Assembly jointly is called the federal parliamentary.

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The first federal parliament is being held after over two months since the House of Representative elections were held.

The election for the President is scheduled for March 9.

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