BUTWAL — Minister for Information and Communications, Sherdhan Rai, who is also the spokesperson of the government, has said that the incumbent government was successful to clarify illusions over the new constitution.
He added that the Prime Minister’s visit to China and India has helped to remove the illusions over the constitution.
At a press conference organized by the Press Chautari Nepal, Rupandehi Chapter on Tuesday, he said that the high level political committee formed for resolving the province delineation issues will get full shape soon as it was delayed due to the recent convention of the Nepali Congress.
Minister Rai further said that the government was committed to fully implement the constitution and lead the nation on the way to prosperity.
“Searching an alternative to the incumbent government was irrelevant and meaningless”, said Rai.
He further said that the preparations were in progress for holding local bodies’ election and the date would be announced in the government’s policy and program before budget.
Minister Rai informed that the government would release its budget on May 28. He asserted for classification of the media for making them dignified, adding that a directive for the same would be issued.
Govt to present its policies and programmes Monday
KATHMANDU — The government is preparing to present its policies and programs for the fiscal year 2018/19 at the Federal Parliament on Monday.
According to Joint Spokesperson at the Federal Parliament Secretariat Keshav Aryal, all preparations are over for the release of the government policies and programs to be made by the President Bidya Devi Bhandari from New Baneshwor-based Federal Parliament Building at 4:00 pm Monday.
President Bhandari would unveil the government policies and programs for the first time in the joint meeting of the Federal Parliament after the promulgation of the new constitution.
As per the constitution, the President can address any of the House meeting or the joint meeting of the Federal Parliaments and summon the lawmakers for their presence.
Vice President, top leaders of different political parties, high-ranking government officials, chiefs of the constitutional bodies, chiefs of the security bodies and chiefs of the diplomatic missions in Nepal are invited for the program.Follow @gorkhapost