KATHMANDU — A Nepal Airlines aircraft made an emergency landing at Tribhuvan International Airport after being hit by a but immediately after take-off.
According to NAC spokesperson Ramhari Sharma, an Airbus flight hit a bird during the takeoff roll in the runway at TIA at around 10:10 am.
Commanded by senior captain RP Dhakal, the narrow body plane was preparing to takeoff for Hong Kong with 100 passengers and crew members onboard.
Security sources at the air terminal confirmed the incident and said that the aircraft safely back to the airport’s runway without any further incidents.Follow @gorkhapost
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