KATHMANDU — Namibia has posted a 240-run target to Nepal in the second-day match of the ICC World Cricket League Championship (WCLC) at the Tribhuvan University Cricket Stadium in Kirtipur on Monday.
Batting first subsequent to losing the toss, Namibia scored 239 runs loosing nine wickets in the allotted 50 overs.
Namibian player S Baard topsocored with 51 runs studded with eight fours off 60 balls. Similarly, Zane Green hit 47 runs including six fours off 87 balls while SF Burger made 43 keeps running off 60 balls and remained not out.
Jean-Pierre Kotze and Nicolaas Reimert Petrus Scholtz scored 32 and 22 runs respectively.
Basanta Regmi, Sandeep Lamichhane and Shakti Gauchan took two wickets every conceding 44, 45 and 39 runs respectively.
Nepal dropped Raju Rijal and included Sagar Pun in the playing eleven. Today’s Nepali team contains Paras Khadka, Gyanendra Malla, Sharad Vesawkar, Shakti Gauchan, Binod Bhandari, Rajesh Pulami Magar, Sagar Pun, Basanta Regmi, Sompal Kami, Naresh Budhaer and Sandeep Lamichhane.
Nepal had defeated Namibia by five-wicket in the first on Saturday.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