Lawmaker Ashok Rai finds Kanchanpur firing mysterious, urges government to tell truth

Kathmandu, March 10 Lawmakers from the Federal Alliance on Friday shouted slogans in the Parliament, demanding action against those behind the Saptari killings. After Ashok Raj, leader of the FA constituent Federal Socialist Forum, addressed the House, FA lawmakers walked to the rostrum and shouted slogans seeking action against the guilty. ‘In case of the […]

Government announces dissolution of VDCs, birth of village councils

Kathmandu, March 10 The government on Friday announced the dissolution of village development committees that had been in existence for around 25 years. Newly-appointed Minister for Local Development, Kamal Thapa, announced the dissolution of VDCs. Thapa said: Village development committees have dissolved with immediate effect. National gazette has already notified about 744 local levels. Now, […]