Tag: Ram Bahadur Thapa

Some forces are pushing Nepal into instability, but govt will control them: Home Minister

Hetaunda, May 1 Minister for Home Affairs Ram Bahadur Thapa has said that some power centres are trying to push the country towards instability when the country is heading towards peace and stability after three-tier elections held last year. Addressing a provincial security seminar in Hetaunda of Makawanpur today, Minsiter Thapa accused them of creating […]

Modi will land in Janakpur before coming to Kathmandu

Janakpurdham, May 1 Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will directly land in Janakpur of Dhanusha district in southeastern Nepal from Patna of India for his two-day state visit to Nepal, says a senior minister. According to Minister for Home Affairs Ram Bahadur Thapa, the Indian Prime Minister would board a helicopter from Patna and land […]

Will create environment for healthy competition in transport sector, says Home Minister

Rupandehi, April 27 Minister for Home Affairs Ram Bahadur Thapa says he is committed to creating an environment conducive for free and healthy competition in the transportation sector. Of late, Thapa has become popular for his decision to stop registering and renewing committees of transport entrepreneurs as NGOs after finding out that they were practising […]

Home Minister Thapa visits EC Yadav’s residence

Kathmandu, April 24 Home minister Ram Bahadur Thapa visited the residence of Chief Election Commissioner Ayodhee Prasad Yadav on Tuesday, two days after an improvised explosive device went off near his compound in Hattiban, Lalitpur. Minister Thapa, who was accompanied by Secretary Prem Kumar Rai and IGP Sarvendra Khanal, told Yadav that the government was […]

New rule requires chief district officers to report to provincial governments

Kathmandu, April 18 The government of Nepal on Tuesday endorsed its new Internal Security Coordination Directive, requiring chief district officers to work under provincial governments. The CDOs used to be considered the most powerful official of the district as they used to have a direct access to the Ministry of Home Affairs of the federal […]

Biratnagar shooting: Home Minister says violence in the guise of religion is unacceptable

Kathmandu, April 10 Minister for Home Affairs Ram Bahadur Thapa says the state does not accept violence carried out in the guise of religion. Receiving a memorandum demanding action against those involved in the attack on Hindu spiritual leader Acharya Shreeniwas in Biratnagar in the wee hours of Sunday, the Home Minister said the government […]