The Supreme Court issued an order of Show Cause on Tuesday in the name of Government of Nepal in response to writ petition filed by a group of entrepreneurs and consumers of e-commerce demanding for the reopening of e-commerce.

The writ petitioners challenged the notice issued by District Administration Offices of Kathmandu Valley which prohibited the operation of e-commerce businesses.

Advocates Abesh Adhikari, Subash Pathak, Pankaj Kumar Karna, Rakshya Singh, Krishna Pal and writ petitioner Sagar Poudyal took part in the hearing of the case in the bench of Justice Dipak Kumar Karki.