: Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Federal Affairs and Local Development, Kamal Thapa today directed executive officers and local development officers of Province-3 to prepare to hand over efficient, successful and effective municipalities to people’s representatives to be elected through local level elections slated for May 14.
He issued this direction at a three-day orientation on operation and management of local governance organised jointly by the Ministry and Local Development Training Academy in Nagarkot in Bhaktapur today.
DPM Thapa also urged the government employees to provide help in the polls as all political parties, he said, have headed towards the elections and the people are excited.
Also on the occasion, Secretary of the Ministry Kedar Man Budhathoki directed the government employees to work with responsibility as local bodies have been empowered with rights under the new federal setups. RSS