KATHMANDU – All the passengers have been evacuated from the Jet Airways plane and their luggage are being screened after a bomb hoax in an aircraft that arrived from New Delhi on Sunday.
Security has been beefed up at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) in Kathmandu after the rumor.
The plane that landed at 4:15 has been isolated and a bomb disposal squad of Nepali Army has been conducting through check inside the plane, TIA sources said.
International and domestic flights have been halted at the only international airport following the bomb scare in the aircraft.Follow @gorkhapost
Govt to present its policies and programmes Monday
KATHMANDU — The government is preparing to present its policies and programs for the fiscal year 2018/19 at the Federal Parliament on Monday.
According to Joint Spokesperson at the Federal Parliament Secretariat Keshav Aryal, all preparations are over for the release of the government policies and programs to be made by the President Bidya Devi Bhandari from New Baneshwor-based Federal Parliament Building at 4:00 pm Monday.
President Bhandari would unveil the government policies and programs for the first time in the joint meeting of the Federal Parliament after the promulgation of the new constitution.
As per the constitution, the President can address any of the House meeting or the joint meeting of the Federal Parliaments and summon the lawmakers for their presence.
Vice President, top leaders of different political parties, high-ranking government officials, chiefs of the constitutional bodies, chiefs of the security bodies and chiefs of the diplomatic missions in Nepal are invited for the program.Follow @gorkhapost