KATHMANDU — Defence Minister and the Nepali Congress leader Bhimsendas Pradhan has said he would neither indulge in corruption nor would tolerate anyone doing the same.
Participating in an election interaction with the intellectuals, professors and teachers in Kathmandu constituency 6 today, where he is contesting the House of Representatives election, Minister Pradhan said his efforts would always be directed towards the campaign of extricating the country out of the morass of corruption.
“Good governance, prosperity, stable government and ending corruption are the major agenda of the Nepali Congress. I am committed for the same,” he reiterated.
He also stated that repair of roads, promoting collaboration for student development by upgrading the school physical infrastructure and promoting organic farming are also among his priorities.
Jhakku Subedi of the leftist alliance is also contesting in the election from this constituency. There are around 58 thousand voters in Kathmandu constituency-3.Follow @gorkhapost
Civil service employees disagree ordinance
RUPANDEHI- The Nepal Civil Service Employees Union (Association) Province-5 has expressed discontent on the employees’ adjustment ordinance brought out by the government.
Noting that the employees’ adjustment ordinance was introduced against the common understanding of the employees, the committee on Monday submitted a 12-point memorandum to the federal government through Province-5 Chief Minister and Office of Council of Ministers.
It may be noted that a 22-point common concept was submitted to the government through Chief Secretary of the federal government after holding discussions among national level trade unions of civil service. The discussion was coordinated by the authentic trade union of civil service employees.
The committee has expressed disagreement on the issuance of employees adjustment ordinance-2018 against the share concerns against the shared concept of the employees.
The Nepal Civil Service Employees Union (Association) has been insisting on the government to adjust employees as per the Adjustment Act-2074 and immediately enforce the voluntary retirement plan as per the Clause 13 of the Act.
A team headed by Association Province-5 Chairperson Madan Gautam had submitted the memorandum to Secretary of Chief Minister and Council of Minister, Basanta Adhikari.Follow @gorkhapost