KATHMANDU – Democratic panel candidate Sher Bahadur KC was elected the President of Nepal Bar Association (NBA), defeating Bijay Kanta Mainali from the progressive panel.
Likewisw, Khamma Bahadur Khati was elected the General Secretary from KC board. Of total 25 members elected, 19 belong to the new President’s panel.
A total of 71 candidates had vied for the 25-member new NBA executive committee.
The election for the 24th executive committee of Nepal lawyers’ umbrella body was held on last Saturday. The vote count had begun on Tuesday.
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”.