Nepal | July 03, 2020

Nepalaya launches former IGP Kharel’s autobiography

THT Online
Share Now:

Former IGP Achyut Krishna Kharel signs his autobiography for the readers in Kathmandu, on Saturday, October 06, 2018. Photo Courtesy: Nepalaya

KATHMANDU: Nepalaya, book publication house, has launched an autobiography of former Inspector General of Police Achyut Krishna Kharel amid a special ceremony in Kathmandu, on Saturday.

On the occasion, Former President Dr Ram Baran Yadav along with former IGP Kharel and Amar Prahari Pariwar’s Binda Adhikari jointly unveiled the book, according to Nepalaya.

Talking to politician Hari Sharma before the ceremony at Nepal Police Club at Exhibition Road, Kharel clarified his reasons to publish the autobiography. He said the book would help younger generation understand the changing political stratosphere of Nepal.

“Nepal underwent various political turmoil — referendum in 1979, people’s movement in 1990s and Maoist conflict in early 2000s. I have tried to share my experience and endurance during this historical political changes earnestly in the book,” Kharel, who served as an officer during that time, added.

“Till today, I am the only person in the history of Nepal Police to assume the office twice as chief of the department,” Kharel shared. I decided to write the book to clarify why and how it happened, so that others do not have to speculate on my appointment.

He further said revenue generated from the sale of books would be set aside for Amar Prahari Pariwar’s kids’ welfare.

Politicians, former ministers, former Chief of Army Staff, Nepal Police officers among other high ranking officials graced the event.

“Home delivery service is available to customers purchasing books online from their website, publicationnepalaya.com. Likewise, the book is made available worldwide via amazon.com,” Nepalaya’s Kiran Krishna Shrestha said.

Paperback edition of this 380 pages book is priced at Rs 665 and the hardback edition is available at Rs 995 in the market, according to Nepalaya.

READ ALSO:


Follow The Himalayan Times on Twitter and Facebook

Recommended Stories:

More from The Himalayan Times:

Isolation wards, quarantine centres lying empty in Manang

MANANG: Temporary quarantines and isolation centres established for accommodating persons suspected of COVID-19 and those testing positive for the infection are lying empty in Manang. These centres have remained empty ever since the only infected person, a 57-year-old man, returned home after a c Read More...

Altitude Air felicitates NAC board member Sherpa

KATHMANDU: Altitude Air today felicitated its board chairperson Phurba Gyalzen Sherpa on his appointment as the board director of Nepal Airlines Corporation. According to a statement issued by Altitude Air, board directors including company’s Managing Director Nima Nuru Sherpa and other staff m Read More...

Health Minister says 'Enough is Enough' campaign justifiable

KATHMANDU: Activists of 'Enough is Enough' campaign today held a discussion with the Minister of Health and Population, Bhanubhakta Dhakal, to draw the government's attention towards the demands put forth by the campaigners. They have insisted that the government take the demands seriously and ac Read More...

Kathmandu reports big jump in number of daily cases, Valley's COVID-19 tally hits 154

KATHMANDU: Kathmandu valley's coronavirus-infection tally has been on a gradual rise since the daily case figures entered double-digits for the first time on Tuesday. The valley reported 32 cases in the last 24 hours, making it the highest single-day case count, yet. Of the newly detected cases, Read More...

Abrupt prorogation of House unfortunate: Nepali Congress

KATHMANDU: In the wake of recent political developments, main opposition party Nepali Congress has said that it is seriously observing the sudden decision forwarded by the government to end the ongoing Parliamentary session. 'The move made by the government to abruptly end the session without pri Read More...

Coronavirus , vaccines, vaccines trails

Brazil to test Sinovac's potential vaccine against COVID-19 in six states

SAO PAULO: A potential coronavirus vaccine developed by China's Sinovac will be tested in Brazil by 12 research centers in six Brazilian states, the governor of Sao Paulo state, Joao Doria, said on Wednesday, adding the trials still need to be approved by local health vigilance agency Anvisa. T Read More...

Sudurpaschim yet to discuss budget as opposition continues obstruction

DHANGADHI: Sudurpaschim Province has not been able to hold any discussion on budget even after unveiling it more than two weeks ago. The deliberation on budget could not proceed even after 17 days since the parties in opposition have been obstructing the Provincial Assembly meeting. Main oppositi Read More...

Sane close to completing permanent Bayern move, says Guardiola

LONDON: Manchester City winger Leroy Sane has decided to move on from the club and is likely to begin his next chapter with German champions Bayern Munich, manager Pep Guardiola said on Wednesday. British and German media reported on Tuesday that Bayern had reached an agreement with City to s Read More...