KATHMANDU — The Home Ministry has said that its attention has been drawn towards news reports about Wednesday being a public holiday on the occasion of Eid al-fitr.
Attention has been drawn towards the news disseminated by some online regarding a holiday, said Assistant Spokesperson at the Ministry, Jhamkanath Dhakal in a press release, making it clear that the Ministry has not published any notice in this regard.
Ministry Spokesperson Yadav Koirala said that the Council of Ministers has already decided regarding public holiday on the occasion of Eid. He clarified that they will inform about the holiday issuing a press release in this regard.
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”.