POKHARA — Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has laid the foundation stone of Pokhara International Airport at Chhinedanda of Lekhanath Municipality, Kaski district on Wednesday.
Speaking at the function, PM Oli urged senior leaders of the major political parties to work actively for the development of the country brick by brick.
He also asked all to join in the development works to move the nation ahead.
UCPN-Maoist Chairman Pushpa Kamal Thapa, Deputy Prime Ministers Bajay Kumar Gachhadar and Kamal Thapa and Nepal Congress General Secretary Shashanka Koirala were present on the event.
China had pledged to give financial help to the development of the airport.
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”.