Nepal | August 04, 2020

Government recommends prorogation of ongoing parliament session

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KATHMANDU: The Cabinet meeting has decided to suspend the budget session of the parliament, today.

Thursday Cabinet Meeting. Photo: Surya Thapa

As per the decision, the government will take the recommendation to President Bidya Devi Bhandari for the ending of the budget session from 5:00 pm today evening itself, for approval.

It has been learnt that the budget session is to be ended owing to increasing transmission of COVID-19 and completion of the parliament’s work on the session.

Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli, prior to the Cabinet meeting, had met with President Bhandari today morning.

READ ALSO: Ruling NCP (NCP)’s standing committee meeting resumes sans PM Oli


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