KATHMANDU — Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli said that people’s leader the late Madan Bhandari was a patriotic and national development oriented figure.
Speaking at the program organised to commemorate the 15 anniversary of the Madan Bhandari Memorial College here in the capital today, PM Oli added that the late leader Bhandari had versatile, scientific and broader thoughts on the social justice regarding the national development and patriotism.
PM said that the government was working out to bring a new education policy because of the weakness in current policy and system.
Further, Oli asserted that an appropriate environment should be provided to the new generation which would flourish their interest and capacity.
Likewise, PM Oli honoured Professor P Kharel with the Madan Bhandari Education Journalism Award. The award carries a purse of Rs 25,000 and letter of honour.
Similarly, Sudan Lamichhane and Rama Parajuli were also honoured with gold medals for securing the highest marks in Higher Secondary Education Board (HSEB) exams.
PM Oli remembered the difficulty during establishment phase of the college as they faced fund crunch and lack of infrastructure; however, they had only determination and will power.
He said the students in the college should hone their talent, be disciplined and well mannered, adding that most of the college students are the same.
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”.