KATHMANDU — Various political leaders have extended their best wishes to all Muslim people in the country and abroad on the occasion of the Eid Ul Fitre today.
In a best wishes message, the Vice-President Pun wished peace, prosperity and happiness to the Muslim community. “I wish this festival inspire all Nepalis to build further tolerance, brotherhood, and harmony among us,” the Vice-President said.
Likewise, Prime Minister KP Oli Sharma has wished the festival inspires for peace, prosperity, fraternity, harmony, tolerance and unity among all Nepalis.
“We Nepalis have been respecting one another’s religion-culture and traditions since ages, and there is a need to continue this cordial tradition that has been maintained since history”, the Prime Minister has said in the message.
Also today, leaders of various political parties including among others Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba, CPN Maoist Centre Chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal, RPP Chairman Lokendra Bahadur Chand, CPN-ML General Secretary CP Mainali, President of Madhesi Janadhikar Forum Nepal (Democratic) Bijaya Kumar Gachchadar and Nepal Haj Committee have issued separate statements of best wishes, congratulating all those celebrating the festival with wishes of good health and happiness.
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