KATHMANDU — The local level is to have 57,690 employees for interim arrangement, while there will be 45,815 employees for the centre and 16,570 for the states.
This is the conclusion made by a committee formed to finalize the number of employees required for all the three tiers of government. The organisation and management survey committee was led by Secretary at the Ministry of Federal Affairs and General Administration Shanker Koirala.
The number of positions as recommended by the committee will come into force after it is endorsed by the Council of Ministers, MoFAGA spokesperson Suresh Adhikari said.
Accordingly, State no. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7 will have 2,808, 2,343, 2,673, 2,247, 2,597, 1,842 and 2,060 employees respectively.
2 killed, 5 injured in tractor accident
HETAUDA — Two persons were killed and five others were seriously injured after a tractor fell off the road last evening at Panchpandav village in Bagmati Rural Municipality-4, Makawanpur.
Police said that 50-year-olds Hem Kumar Shrestha and Bakhat Rai of Hariharpur Rural Municipality in Sindhuli district lost their lives in the fatal accident.
Shrestha died on the spot while Rai breathed his last on the way to a hospital in Hetauda, police added. The tractor (Na 6 Ta 442) was heading to Sindhuli district from Phawarbari in Makawanpur by supplying construction materials.
Those seriously hurt in the incident are Shivamaya Magar, Shakti Rai, Mohan Rai, Krishna Rai and Tilak Rai. The incident site is near Makawanpur-Sindhuli border along Dharan-Chatara road section.