KATHMANDU —Recently formed Naya Shakti Nepal’s Chief Baburam Bhattarai has said that his party is for Nepal’s prosperous and development and ready bear historic responsibility to make them reality.
“Naya Shakti Nepal is different than other parties and will present a specific road map for economic development and prosperity for discussion at the party’s discussion session,” Bhattari said while announcing the official formation of Naya Shakti party at a special ceremony held at Dasharath Stadium on Sunday.
Bhattarai said his party would practice the inclusive and participatory democracy, keeping in mind three clusters of Khas-Arya, Janajati and Madhesi populations.
“We can make Nepal one of the richest nations of the world within just 25 years, within my lifetime,” he claimed, adding Nepal could reap great benefits from its natural resources including water, land and forests.
“We should develop Nepal by bringing in capital and technology from our both neighbours: India and China,” Bhattarai said adding Nepal should develop itself as a dynamic bridge between two global economic giants.
The former prime minister also said that his party would advocate for directly elected presidential rule so as to create political stability and therefore a favourable environment for development.
“If we want peace and stability in the nation,” Bhattarai said, “We need to ensure proportional representation of all these clusters in all parties and the state mechanisms.”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