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Ruling party’s decision to name Gautam for Upper House against spirit of constitution, say experts

Constitution envisions three National Assembly members nominated by president, but their recommendation needs to be made by the government, not the party. Ruling party’s decision to name Gautam for Upper House against spirit of constitution, say experts
Going against the party Secretariat decision, Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli said he preferred Yubraj Khatiwada over Bamdev Gautam for the National Assembly. Post File Photo
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Binod Ghimire
Published at : February 28, 2020
Updated at : February 28, 2020 08:09
Kathmandu

Binod Ghimire

Binod Ghimire covers parliamentary affairs and human rights for The Kathmandu Post. Since joining the Post in 2010, he has reported primarily on social issues, focusing on education and transitional justice.


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