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PM Oli invites Madhes-centric parties to join govt

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BHAIRAHAWA — Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has asked agitating Madhes-centric parties to join the present government by giving up their agitation

Addressing CPN-UML’s Lumbini Zonal gathering in Bhairahawa on Friday, PM Oli called on the Morcha to stop strike, lockdowns and violence and extend hand in development activities.

“NC and Madhes-based parties should join the government with determination to develop the country,” PM Oli said.

Prime Minister Oli has also made an on-site visit to Gautam Buddha International Airport at Bhairahawa and took stock about the construction task.

Airport Construction Project Chief Om Sharma and Chief District Officer of Rupandehi District Bishnu Prasad Dhakal briefed Prime Minister Oli regarding construction task.

During the on-site-visit, PM Oli was oversaw the expansion of its runaway from 15,00 metres to 30,000 metres, construction of diversion in Dhagra River, Parking Wat (Apron), Terminal Building among other physical infrastructures.

The Airport is expected to come into operation by 2018.

He was accompanied by Minister for Finance Bishnu Prasad Poudel, Minister for Industry Som Prasad Pandey, Minister for Youth and Sports Satya Narayan Mandal and CIAA officials, among others.

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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.

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