Stories Tagged 'Province 2'
Vexed at the federal government’s plan to not only continue with the chief district officers but also to “empower” them, Province 2 has prepared its own bill with the provision of having its own “district administrators”—a position parallel to CDOs—in a move that could further escalate Centre-province conflict.full story »
Province 2 government started the implementation of the ‘Beti Bachau-Beti Padhau’ campaign—an insurance scheme to encourage girl education—from January 15.full story »
When Province 2 went ahead with endorsing its Provincial Police Bill back in October last year, it created quite a furore at the Centre—so much so that former prime minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal, co-chairman of the governing Nepal Communist Party, went on to warn that any move to “overtake the Centre” would jeopardise republicanism.full story »
The employees of all ministries in Province 2 halted their works on Monday, demanding investigation into the alleged assault on Industry, Forest and Tourism Secretary Bidyanath Jha by Financial Affairs and Planning Minister Bijay Yadav.full story »
Lawmakers of the main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) have expressed their dissatisfaction over Province 2 Chief Minister Lal Babu Raut’s move to involve actress Rekha Thapa in the ‘Beti Padhau, Beti Bachau’ campaign.full story »
Province 2 government appointed former Additional Inspector General (AIG) Bijay Lal Kayastha as its security advisor on Thursday.full story »