Labour unions’ condolence
KATHMANDU: Nepal Factory Labour Union (NFLU) on Tuesday expressed condolence
on the demise of Nepali Congress President Girija Prasad Koirala. A statement issued
by the NFLU said Koirala had always the
best guide when it came to resolving the country’s problems. The statement further demanded fulfiling Koirala’s dream of a
logical end to the peace process and drafting
a new constitution on time. The Nepal
Trade Union Congress also expressed deep condolence and said Koirala was a great leader of the country.
Embassy reps in NC office
Kathmandu: Representatives of five embassies in Nepal today visited the Nepali Congress headquarters in Sanepa, Lalitpur, to express condolence on the demise of NC President Girija Prasad Koirala. The representatives of embassies of the US, China, Pakistan, Egypt and North Korea wrote their condolence messages on the condolence book at the party headquarters.
TU condoles GPK death
KATHMANDU: The Tribhuvan University has said it was grieved by the death of its former Chancellor and the supreme figure of Nepal’s democratic movement Girija Prasad Koirala. A meeting of the university’s executive council held on Monday extended its condolence to the bereaved family, a statement issued to the media by the Office of the Vice-Chancellor, said.
Bhandari in China
KATHMANDU: Defence Minister Bidhya
Devi Bhandari, who is on an official visit
to the People’s Republic of China on
Tuesday observed a training centre of the
Chinese People’s Liberation Army in
Guilin. High-level officials at the centre briefed Bhandari on the training centre. Bhandari was told about the various
aspects of the training centre. Meanwhile, Bhandari left for Bejing, where she is
scheduled to meet her Chinese counterpart on Wednesday, said Bhandari’s press advisor Subash Devkota.