Tag: Public Accounts Committee

From the Kathmandu Press: Friday, October 12, 2018

Major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on Friday have published reports about Nepal Communist Party leader Bamdev Gautam’s decision to withdraw his plan of contesting a byelection in Kathmandu-7 in his bid to secure a seat in the House of Representatives. Other major issues that have been featured on the front pages […]

Complete Bhairahawa international airport construction in next 9 months: House panel

  Kathmandu, October 12 The Public Accounts Committee in Parliament on Thursday directed the government to complete the construction of Gautam Buddha International Airport in Bhairahawa of Rupandehi district by the end of current fiscal year, that is mid-July 2018. A meeting of the Committee held today concluded that the pace the construction work was […]

Alternative Energy Promotion Centre has Rs 5 billion in arrears

Kathmandu, September 8 The Alternative Energy Promotion Centre under the government has an arrears of Rs 5 billion, it has been revealed. The Public Accounts Committee in Parliament says the government must take initiatives to collect the arrears even from property of its officials. Earlier, the Office of Auditor General had submitted its report to […]

House committee seeks clarifications from 2 ministers for snubbing meeting

Bhairahawa, September 5 The Chair of Public Accounts Committee in Parliament says he will seek clarifications from two ministers on why they did not attend the Committee’s public hearing programme organised to discuss two national priority projects today. Lawmaker Dor Prasad Upadhyaya says a public hearing was organised in Bhairahawa today to discuss progress made […]

Public Accounts Committee monitoring national pride projects across country

Butwal, August 28 Chairperson at the Public Accounts Committee in Parliament, Dor Prasad Upadhyaya, says the House panel is monitoring all national pride projects being run across the country. He says the Committee launched the monitoring owing to reports of delay in most of 21 national pride projects. Speaking with journalists in Butwal of Rupandehi […]

House committee directs public office holders to fly on NAC aircraft

Kathmandu, August 9 Public Accounts Committee in Parliament has directed public office holders as well as civil servants to fly on aircraft of Nepal Airlines Corporation only as far as possible. A meeting of the Committee held on Wednesday issued the directive. Earlier, Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, Jitendra Narayan Dav, had asked […]