KATHMANDU — President Bidya Devi Bhandari offered Bhaitika to her younger brother Degendra Pandey at 11:51 am today, the auspicious time for Bhaitika this year.
The Bhaitika took place at the President House in Shital Niwas. After the Bhaitika, the Head of State extended blessings to her brother and offered sweets, fruits and walnuts.
In return, President Bhandari received blessings and presents like money from brother Pandey.
After the Bhaitika, the Head-of-State extended blessings to her brother, and offered sweets, fruits and walnuts.
Likewise, Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba also received Bhaitika from his younger sister Durga Devi Chand at 11:51 am today.
The Bhaitika was celebrated at the PM’s official residence in Baluwatar.
After the Bhaitika, PM Deuba received blessings and sweets and fruits from his sister Chand.
Meanwhile, talking to media-persons, the PM extended wishes to all Nepalis for their happiness, peace, and prosperity.
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”.