The Right Honourable President Appoints Dr. Yubraj Khatiwada, Nepal’s Residential Ambassador to the United States of America, as Non-Residential Ambassador to the Republic of Costa Rica

Right Honourable President Mrs. Bidya Devi Bhandari has appointed Dr. Yubraj Khatiwada, the Residential Ambassador of Nepal to the United States of America, as the Non-Residential Ambassador of Nepal to the Republic of Costa Rica according to Article 282 (1) of the Constitution of Nepal on 21 June 2021. Keshav Prasad Ghimire Deputy Spokesperson 21 June 2021

The Right Honourable President Administers the Oath of Office and Secrecy to the Newly Appointed Ministers

The Right Honourable President Mrs. Bidya Devi Bhandari has administered the oath of office and secrecy to the newly appointed Ministers according to the Article 80 of the Constitution of Nepal at a special ceremony held at the Rastrapati Bhawan today. S.N. Name Designation Portfolios 1 Mr. Khaga Raj Adhikari Minister Home Affairs 2 Mr. Rajkishor Yadav Minister Industry, Commerce and Supplies 3 Ms. Nainkala Thapa Minister Communication and Information Technology 4 Ms. Jwala Kumari Shah Minister Agriculture and Livestock Development 5 Mr. Narad Muni Rana Minister Forest and Environment 6 Mr. Ganesh Kumar Pahadi Minister  Federal Affairs and General Read More …

The Right Honourable President Reshuffles the Council of Ministers

Right Honourable President Mrs. Bidya Devi Bhandari has made appointment, alteration and work division in the existing Council of Ministers formed under the leadership of the Right Honourable Prime Minister Mr. K. P. Sharma Oli on May 14, 2021 as follows on the recommendation of the Prime Minister in accordance with the Constitution of Nepal. S.N. Name Designation Portfolios 1 Mr. KP Sharma Oli Prime Minister Defense 2 Mr. Bishnu Prasad Paudel Deputy Prime Minister Finance 3 Mr. Raghubir Mahaseth Deputy Prime Minister Foreign Affairs 4 Mr. Rajendra Mahato Deputy Prime Minister Urban Development 5 Mr. Khaga Raj Adhikari Minister Read More …

The Right Honourable President Promulgates the Ordinance Concerning the Security of the Health Workers and the Health Organizations

Right Honourable President Mrs. Bidya Devi Bhandari has promulgated the following ordinance on the recommendation of the Government of Nepal, Council of Ministers, in accordance with the Article 114 (1) of the Constitution of Nepal.  SN Title of Ordinance 1 The Ordinance Concerning the Security of the Health Workers and the Health Organizations (First Amendment),  2021 Keshav Prasad Ghimire Deputy Spokesperson June 6,  2021

The Election Commission Submits the By-Election Report to the Right Honourable President

The Election Commission has submitted the National Assembly Member By-Election Results Report (Lumbini Province) to the Right Honourable President Mrs. Bidya Devi Bhandari in pursuant with the Clause 60 of the National Assembly Member Election Act 2018. The by election was held according to the Clause 3(2) of the National Assembly Member Election Act 2018 for the post laid vacant according to the Article 86 (2) (A) of the Constitution of Nepal and Clause 3 (1) (D) of the National Assembly Member Election Act 2018.   Keshav Prasad Ghimire Deputy Spokesperson June 3, 2021.

The Right Honourable President Appoints Mr. Gehendra Rajbhandari, the Residential Ambassador of Nepal to Belgium, as the Non-Residential Ambassador to Luxembourg

The Right Honourable President Mrs. Bidya Devi Bhandari has appointed Mr. Gehendra Rajbhandari, the Residential Ambassador of Nepal to the Kingdom of Belgium, also as the Non-Residential Ambassador to Luxembourg in pursuant with the Article 282(1) of the Constitution of Nepal. Rupnarayan Bhattarai Spokesperson June 2, 2021

The Right Honourable President Promulgates Three Ordinances

The Right Honourable President Mrs. Bidya Devi Bhandari has issued the following ordinances on the recommendation of the Government of Nepal (Council of Ministers) pursuant to the Article 114(1) of the Constitution of Nepal S.N. Title of Ordinance 1. Economic Ordinance, 2021 2. Appropriation Ordinance, 2021 3. Ordinance to Raise National Debt, 2021   Keshav Prasad Ghimire Deputy Spokesperson May 29, 2021

The Right Honourable President Remits Remaining Prison Term of 430 Individuals

The Right Honourable President Mrs. Bidya Devi Bhandari has granted clemency for the remaining prison term of 430 prisoners, including Mr. Dilli Lamba, effective from the 29th of May 2021 upon the recommendation of the Government of Nepal (Council of Ministers) on May 27, 2021 according to the Article 276 of the Constitution of Nepal, Clause 37 of the Criminal Offence (Punishment Determination and Execution) Act 2017, Clause 12 of the Senior Citizen Act 2006, the mandamus order (Writ No. 076-WO-0939) of the joint bench of the Supreme Court on August 3, 2020, Clause 45(4) of the Nepal Criminal (Code) Read More …

Election Commission Submits the By-Election Report to the Right Honourable President

The Election Commission has submitted the National Assembly Member By-Election Result Report to the Right Honourable President Mrs. Bidya Devi Bhandari pursuant to Clause 60 of the National Assembly Member Election Act 2018. The by-election was held according to Clause 3(2) of the National Assembly Member Election Act 2018 for the post laid vacant according to the Article 86(2)(A) of the Constitution of Nepal and Clause 3(1)(D) of the National Assembly Member Election Act 2018. Keshav Prasad Ghimire Deputy Spokesperson May 27, 2021

The Right Honourable President Promulgates Nepal Citizenship (First Amendment) Ordinance

Right Honourable President Mrs. Bidya Devi Bhandari has promulgated the following ordinance on the recommendation of the Government of Nepal Council of Ministers as per the Article 114 (1) of the Constitution of Nepal. SN Title of Ordinance 1 Nepal Citizenship (First Amendment) Ordinance, 2021 Keshav Prasad Ghimire Deputy Spokesperson 23 May 2021