POKHARA — Chief Minister of Province 4 Prithivi Subba Gurung has expanded his cabinet on Monday giving his cabinet a full shape.
With the latest expansion, the cabinet of the province comprises Gurung as the Chief Minister, Kiran Gurung as Minister for Financial Affairs and Planning, Hari Bahadur Chuman as Minister for Internal Affairs and Law.
Likewise, Ram Sharan Basnet as Minister for Physical Infrastructure Development, Bikas Lamsal as Minister for Industry, Tourism, Forest and Environment and Lekh Bahadur Thapa as the Minister for Land Reforms and Management.
The newly appointed ministers took oath of office and secrecy from Pradesh Pramukh Baburam Kunwar today itself.Follow @gorkhapost
Dipak Manange sent to Dilli Bazar jail
KATHMANDU — Absconding murder accused Rajib Gurung, aka Deepak Manange, who was arrested on Thursday, has been sent to Dilli Bazar jail today.
Manange,who had won the PA seat from Manang in the provincial election from Provice 4, was presented at the Kathmandu District Court and sent to Dillibazaar jail as per the court’s verdict, according to police.
The Supreme Court (SC) in January had convicted Manange in an attempted murder case and sentenced him to five years imprisonment. He was on the run since the Apex Court upheld the Patan Appellate Court’s verdict to jail him for five years in an attempted murder case.Follow @gorkhapost