KATHMANDU—The parents of Nirmala Panta 13, who was raped and murdered one and half month ago in Kanchanpur districts have come to the capital this morning seeking justice for their daughter.
Since the incident took place, they have been frequently visiting to the authorities and other investigation officials. The incident has become a great issue in the country and thousands of people have been protesting on social media and even in the street asking justice for Nirmala Panta. Till now the authorities fails to arrest the guilty.
After completing the journey of over 35 hours on a public vehicle, parents of Nirmala Panta has arrived capital this morning to draw the attention of the concerned parties.
The parents of Nirmala, father Yagya Raj of 38 and mother Durga Devi 35 are expecting to meet all the authorities including the Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli.Follow @gorkhapost
NA chair stresses on quality and vocational education
KATHMANDU- Chairman of National Assembly (NA) Ganesh Prasad Timilsina has said that the vocational and quality education were the first priority of the state.
Inaugurating the golden jubilee programme of Pashupati Secondary School of Modi Rural Municipality today, NA chair Timilsina said that technical and quality based education were the foundation of the prosperity of the nation.
On another note, he shared that 339 existing laws will be amended until March 5 and 124 new laws will be enacted.
Similarly, Gandaki Province Industry, Tourism, Forest and Environment Minister Bikas Lamsal said that the provincial government was urging federal government to declare Pokhara as tourism capital.
Speaking in the same programme, Pakistani ambassador to Nepal Mazhar Javed said that age old ties between Nepal and Pakistan will be further strengthened and partnership would be fostered in the education sector as well.Follow @gorkhapost