KATHMANDU — The government, overturning former Prime Minister Sher BAhadur Deuba’s recommendations of National Assembly members, has recommended three new names as the NA members on Tuesday morning.
A Cabinet held this meeting withdrew the names forwarded by erstwhile Deuba government and recommended new names.
The meeting has recommended former Nepal Rastra Bank governor Yubaraj Khatiwada, former secretariat at President Bidhya Bhandari Bimala Poudel and senior advocate and a former lawmaker Ram Narayan Bidari as NA members.
Deuba government had recommended Krishna Prasad Poudel, Gopal Basnet and Chadani Joshi as NA members.
“The government has recommended three names but it is yet to publicize the candidates,” Lal Babu Pandit, Minister of Population and Environment said.Follow @gorkhapost
Closed session of NC mahasamiti meeting kicks off
KATHMANDU- The closed session of the Nepali Congress mahasamiti meeting kicked off this morning.
In the closed session, General Secretary has presented the organizational report while Treasurer Sitadevi Yadav the account report, and Joint General Secretary Dr Prakash Sharan Mahat the economic proposal. The mahasamiti members are to discuss thoroughly on these three documents today.
NC Spokesperson Bishwo Prakash Sharma informed the National News Agency (RSS) that the party statute would be passed based on the views of the attending members.
However, the consensus is eluding on the draft amendment of the statute. After the central committee forges consensus, it would be presented before the mahasamiti meeting.
More than 1,700 representatives including members and observers are attending the mega meeting. The mega meeting of the party is to continue for two more days.Follow @gorkhapost