Kathmandu, November 26:

Chairman of the Council of Royal representatives, Crown Prince Paras, has, in accordance with the Constitution of the Kingdom of Nepal, 1990, designated seniormost judge of the Supreme Court, Kedar Pra-sad Giri, to work as the acting Chief Justice until Chief Justice Dilip Kumar Poudel returns and attends work at the Supreme Court. Poudel left Kathmandu on Saturday for Manila to take part in the International Conference and Showcase on Judicial

Reforms. The conference will be held from November 28 to 30.