Special Supplement

The risk taker

One day in 1991, two 17-year-old boys visited the secretariat of the National Planning Commission (NPC) to meet with its vice chairman, Ram Sharan Mahat. Mahat, who later went on to become the Finance Minister six times over and is now a senior leader of the Nepali Congress, still remembers the meeting, during which the two had asked him to grant them scholarships to pursue further studies. The risk taker
Rupak D. Sharma
Published at : December 31, 2017
Updated at : December 31, 2017 13:36