KATHMANDU— Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has congratulated Dr Lotay Tshering on his assumption of office as the Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Bhutan.
The Prime Minister today sent a message of felicitations to his Bhutanese counterpart, wishing for latter’s successful tenure, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in press statement.
Furthermore, Prime Minister Oli has expressed his willingness to work closely with his Bhutanese counterpart in the days to come for further strengthening the relations between the two countries.
Official nabbed red-handed with bribe money
MAHOTTARI— A first class non-gazatted official working at Land Revenue Office in Mahottari was held red-handed along with Rs 10,000 in bribe money.
Nayab Subba Dhak Bahadur Karki was held by a team of the anti-graft body Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) on Saturday afternoon. He is charged of accepting bribe money from a service seeker while managing documents in regard to land.
The CIAA Office based in Bardibas said that Karki would be booked as per the Corruption Control Act.
It is said that Nayab Subba Karki was transferred to the Mahottari Land Revenue Office just some months ago.