Sharma hospitalised

KATHMANDU: Senior politician and former minister Shree Bhadra Sharma is undergoing treatment in Ganga Lal National Heart Centre for heart ailment. Sharma was rushed to the hospital on Saturday after he complained of chest pain. — HNS

Additional portfolio

KATHMANDU: PM Girija Prasad Koirala has assigned Minister for Physical Planning and Works Hisila Yami to look after the Ministry of Women, Children and Social Welfare as Minister Pampha Bhushal left for Norway on Monday. —RSS