KATHMANDU — President Bidya Devi Bhandari has authenticated four new bills on Tuesday.
President Bhandari authenticated the ‘Bill on Pokhara Institute of Health Sciences – 2072′ according to Article 113 (2) of the constitution, according to the office of the President today.
Similarly, other bills verified by the President are the ‘Bill on vaccination-2072 BS’, ‘Bill designed to amend some Nepal Acts relating to the remuneration of the Chairperson and members of National Human Rights Commission, 2071 BS’ and Bill related to ‘Reconciliation (first amendment)-2071’.
Country marking today as Black Day
KATHMANDU- The country is marking today (December 16) as Black Day to protest the disposition of the first democratically elected government by the late former king Mahendra Shah on December 15, 1960.
Mahendra took charge of the state with the help of the then Royal Nepali Army and formulated the Panchayat System by overthrowing the elected government led by B.P. Koirala and dissolving the parliament.
Various programmes are scheduled on the occasion.Follow @gorkhapost