DHANGADHI — The Province 7 government has endorsed the policy and programme unanimously presented at the meeting of provincial assembly for fiscal year 2018-19 on Tuesday.
The annual policy and programe presented by Governor Mohan Raj Malla at the province assembly on June 9 was discussed on 10-12 June.
Earlier, Chief Minister Trilochan Bhatta, while responding to the queries raised in course of the discussion of policy and programme, said the province government is working to attain development and prosperity of the province through shared efforts in the context of new practice.
To queries of opposition party regarding budget spending of the current fiscal year, Chief Minister Bhatta clarified that the expenditure is being incurred within the existing Acts and laws and its detail will be made public soon.
At the onset of the meeting, Minister of Law for Internal Affairs and Law Prakash Bahadur Shah had tabled a Bill regarding operational arrangement for Village Assembly and Municipal Assembly-2075 BS.
A programe is set for the presentation of coming fiscal year’s budget in the next meeting scheduled for June 15.
With RSS Inputs
2 killed, 5 injured in tractor accident
HETAUDA — Two persons were killed and five others were seriously injured after a tractor fell off the road last evening at Panchpandav village in Bagmati Rural Municipality-4, Makawanpur.
Police said that 50-year-olds Hem Kumar Shrestha and Bakhat Rai of Hariharpur Rural Municipality in Sindhuli district lost their lives in the fatal accident.
Shrestha died on the spot while Rai breathed his last on the way to a hospital in Hetauda, police added. The tractor (Na 6 Ta 442) was heading to Sindhuli district from Phawarbari in Makawanpur by supplying construction materials.
Those seriously hurt in the incident are Shivamaya Magar, Shakti Rai, Mohan Rai, Krishna Rai and Tilak Rai. The incident site is near Makawanpur-Sindhuli border along Dharan-Chatara road section.