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Adhikari upbeat as criticism builds over aircraft deal

TIKA R PRADHAN, Jan 06 Kathmandu
Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Saturday enquired Tourism Minister Rabindra Adhikari about the controversial aircraft purchase by the Nepal Airlines Corporation. The meeting comes ahead of Oli’s scheduled address to Parliament on Sunday while a subcommittee of the Parliamentary Accounts Committee questioned the role of Adhikari, former tourism ministers and secretaries, and NAC officials in the disputed procurement process.
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