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Ambiguous regulation puts nearly 1,500 contracts at termination risk

The Public Procurement Regulation has a provision of extending deadlines of expired contracts, but it does not specify which project gets extension, officials say. Ambiguous regulation puts nearly 1,500 contracts at termination risk
Officials at the Department of Roads, which awards the largest number of contracts, say most of the projects cannot be completed even after deadline extension.  Post File
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Prithvi Man Shrestha
Published at : September 18, 2019
Updated at : September 18, 2019 08:58
Kathmandu

Prithvi Man Shrestha

Prithvi Man Shrestha is a political reporter for The Kathmandu Post, covering the governance-related issues including corruption and irregularities in the government machinery. Before joining The Kathmandu Post in 2009, he worked at nepalnews.com and Rising Nepal primarily covering the issues of political and economic affairs for three years.


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