KATHMANDU — Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has paid tribute to the quake victims on Sunday.
PM Oli reached quake crushed Dharahara site in the Capital this morning and paid tribute to the left soul amid a program.
He wished for eternal peace of the departed souls.
The Prime Minister observed a minute silence and offered floral tribute in memory of those killed in the earthquake that took place on April 25, 2015.
Deputy Prime Minister, Home Minister, Ministers, government high-ranking officials and tourism entrepreneurs were also present on the occasion.
As many as 9,000 people were killed in 7.6-magnitude earthquake that took place at 11.56 am last year and subsequent aftershocks.
In commemoration of the destructive natural disaster, the government has organised a condolence meet to wish for the peace of all departed souls.
Govt to present its policies and programmes Monday
KATHMANDU — The government is preparing to present its policies and programs for the fiscal year 2018/19 at the Federal Parliament on Monday.
According to Joint Spokesperson at the Federal Parliament Secretariat Keshav Aryal, all preparations are over for the release of the government policies and programs to be made by the President Bidya Devi Bhandari from New Baneshwor-based Federal Parliament Building at 4:00 pm Monday.
President Bhandari would unveil the government policies and programs for the first time in the joint meeting of the Federal Parliament after the promulgation of the new constitution.
As per the constitution, the President can address any of the House meeting or the joint meeting of the Federal Parliaments and summon the lawmakers for their presence.
Vice President, top leaders of different political parties, high-ranking government officials, chiefs of the constitutional bodies, chiefs of the security bodies and chiefs of the diplomatic missions in Nepal are invited for the program.Follow @gorkhapost