PHSC to begin hearing with proposed SC justices from Sunday

KATHMANDU: The Parliamentary Hearing Special Committee (PHSC) has decided to begin hearing with the proposed 11 justices for the Supreme Court (SC) from Sunday.

A meeting of the Committee held under the chairmanship of Kul Bahadur Gurung on Thursday inquired about the complaints filed against the justice nominees.

The meeting has also decided to endorse the working strategy of the Committee with reforms.

The Judicial Council on March 1 had nominated Dipak Karki, Kedar Chalise, Sarada Prasad Ghimire, Meera Khadka, Hari Krishna Karki, Bishwambhar Shrestha, Ishwar Khatiwada, Anand Mohan Bhattarai, Anil Kumar Sinha, Prakash Raut and Sapana Pradhan Malla for the SC justices.