KATHMANDU — The second session of House of Representatives and National Assembly has begun at Federal Parliament building at New Baneshwor, Kathmandu on Sunday.
In the meeting of both the Houses, a letter received from the Office of President regarding the summoning of the House session will be read out,according to the Federal Parliament Secretariat.
The session is likely to see presentations of medical education bill and drafts of HoR Business Rules and National Assembly Business Rules, according to sources.
Likewise, the session will offer tributes to all known and unknown martyrs and will likely to see the presentation of four ordinances issued before the session, according to the Secretariat.
President Bidya Devi Bhandari has summoned the session on the recommendation of Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli.
176 trafficked Nepalis rescued from Indo-Myanmar border
KATHMANDU — At least 176 Nepali men and women, who were being trafficked into Myanmar, have been rescued by Manipur police and activists from different parts of Manipur, a northeastern state of India, in the last two days.
On their second day of rescue operation, the Tengnoupal police have rescued atleast 20 Nepalis including 5 women and 15 men, from a Hotel in Moreh town,Imphal Free Press, an English-language daily published from Manipur has reported.
The Moreh police have rescued as many as 60 nationals of Nepal including 45 women and 15 men.
Earlier, over 105 Nepali women were rescued from Moreh and Imphal, the report stated.
The police team have also arrested the main suspect in the trafficking case identified as Madan Kumar Kharel, 52, Hailing from 07 Prithvinagar, Jhapa, Nepal.
The accused is reportedly responsible for bringing 20 of the 40 Nepali girls who were rescued from Moreh on Friday.
Meanwhile, Police also rescued 51 Nepalis from Imphal including 38 women and 13 men during Saturday rescue operations.