HETAUDA — CPN-UML Parliamentary Party leader Dor Mani Paudel took the oath of office and secrecy as the Chief Minister of Province 3 on Monday and becaome the first person to be appointed as the Chief Minister among the seven provinces of federal Nepal.
Paudel will assume the office at around 11 am today. Newly appointed Chief Minister Paudel said that a three-member Cabinet will formed today itself.
Province Chief Anuradha Koirala administered the oath to Paudel amid a function this morning. Speaker Sanu Kumar Shrestha was also present on the occasion.
Preparations are underway to appoint Chief Minister in other provinces as well.
Paudel had worked as the Chairman of Nepal Municipality Association for 15 years.He was elected as the Mayor of Hetauda Municipality in the local level election in 1992 and 1995. He was also the member of Local Level Restructuring Commission (LLRC) after the promulgation of a new constitution in 2015.Follow @gorkhapost
First Roland Macaulay Cup to start on November 21
BIRATNAGAR— The First Roland Macaulay Cup is being held in the capital on November 21-24.
To be organized by the Cricket Association of the Blind, Nepal, cricket clubs–Myagdi, Jhapa, Bardiya and Tribhuvan Army–will participate in the First Roland Macaulay Cup twenty20 cricket tournament, said Pawan Ghimire, the Central President of the Association at a press conference here.
The estimated budget is approximately Rs 750,000. The opening match will be held between Jhapa and Bardiya, said the organizer.Follow @gorkhapost