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’.
Japanese PM Shinzo Abe congratulates President Bhandari
KATHMANDU — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has offered congratulations to President Bidya Devi Bhandari on her re-assumption of office as the head-of-nation of the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal.
In his message, Prime Minister Abe said that he looks forward to actively cooperating with President Bhandari to further strengthen the long-standing friendly relation between Japan and Nepal.
He also said that Japan welcomes the solid progress Nepal is making in strengthening democracy following the elections to the Federal Parliament and Provincial Assemblies under the new constitution.
He assured that Japan would continue to strongly support Nepal’s efforts to consolidate democracy and to ‘build back better’ from the disastrous outcomes of the earthquake.Follow @gorkhapost