MUGU — Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli gas said that the government’s commitment to making the nation prosperous.
Addressing the nation from the shores of Rara Lake of remote Mugu district of Karnali Province on the first day of the Nepali New Year 2075 BS on Saturday, Prime Minister Oli has spoken of an unprecedented opportunity at hand to herald economic development and prosperity in the country.
Wishing good health and prosperity to the Nepali brothers and sisters on the occasion of New Year 2075, PM oli said the government remains competent in resolving the country’s problems.
“Following the success of the elections, our country Nepal has been able to establish a new standard in the democratic exercise,” PM Oli said adding further “The history has provided us with an unprecedented opportunity for economic development and prosperity.”
Stating that the year 2074 stood out as an important year for political achievement, the PM noted that the country received pro-people, democratic, patriotic, progressive and pro-development government with the end of political transition last year.
Prime Minister Oli also vowed to put the backward Karnali Province on board the country’s development process and urged for support from all stakeholders and public to achieve the government’s goal.
Focusing mainly on the commercialization of agriculture, access to education and health for all, promotion of tourism and herbal products and ending discriminatory social traditions in Karnali and across the country in his speech,the Prime Minister went on to add that a new phase of stability has emerged in course of the successful implementation of the constitution following the conclusion of the three tiers of elections.
“Nepal will be built and it should be built. Yes, there is a term and period for everything. There is a limit for a man’s knowledge and capability. But there are no limits for honesty and no set term for faith. There is no need for alternate training for anyone to work with sincerity and dedication,” PM Oli insisted.
He also underlined the determination to develop close relations with the neighbouring countries, friendly nations and the international community by keeping the national interest at the centre stage.
The PM stressed further that a country does not become big or small compared to other countries on basis of shape, demography and economy rather it is based on the subject of sovereignty.
176 trafficked Nepalis rescued from Indo-Myanmar border
KATHMANDU — At least 176 Nepali men and women, who were being trafficked into Myanmar, have been rescued by Manipur police and activists from different parts of Manipur, a northeastern state of India, in the last two days.
On their second day of rescue operation, the Tengnoupal police have rescued atleast 20 Nepalis including 5 women and 15 men, from a Hotel in Moreh town,Imphal Free Press, an English-language daily published from Manipur has reported.
The Moreh police have rescued as many as 60 nationals of Nepal including 45 women and 15 men.
Earlier, over 105 Nepali women were rescued from Moreh and Imphal, the report stated.
The police team have also arrested the main suspect in the trafficking case identified as Madan Kumar Kharel, 52, Hailing from 07 Prithvinagar, Jhapa, Nepal.
The accused is reportedly responsible for bringing 20 of the 40 Nepali girls who were rescued from Moreh on Friday.
Meanwhile, Police also rescued 51 Nepalis from Imphal including 38 women and 13 men during Saturday rescue operations.