KATHMANDU — The government has decided to provide corrugated zinc sheets to the fire victims in various parts of the nation.
A meeting of the Council of Ministers, held at the Prime Minister’s legitimate home, Baluwatar, has decided to provide two bundles of corrugated metal sheets of 26 gauges to each family who lost their houses in the recent incidents.
Talking to media persons after the meeting, Minister for Industry Som Prasad Pandey said so far, 1,402 houses have been completely destroyed in the incidents of fire taken place in different parts of the country since November 17, 2015.
Similarly, the meeting appointed Dr Pukar Chandra Shrestha to the post of the Executive Director of Human Organ Transplant Center.
Likewise, as per the meeting decision, six under-secretaries have been promoted to the posts of joint-secretaries and those promoted are Govinda Prasad Rijal, Jhakka Prasad Acharya, Nawaraj Dhakal, Nita Pokhrel Arayal, Uday Bahadur Rana Magar and Gajendra Kumar Thakur.
PM congratulates Nepali national cricket team
KATHMANDU— Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has congratulated Nepali national cricket team for being able to clinch the International T20 series.
PM Oli in a tweet extended best wishes and congratulations saying he was very happy to know Nepal’s win over the UAE by 14 runs in the third match of the series.
Winning T20 series is another landmark success for Nepali cricket, he said, adding, “It is big achievement for Nepal’s cricket. I would like to heartily congratulate entire members of Nepali cricket squad”.