Parliament building Kathmandu, 25 September Supreme court has issued a show cause notice in the name of the Federal Parliament Secretariat, asking reasons why Speaker Agni Prasad Sapkota and Deputy Speaker Pushpa Bhusal did not step down even after the term of the House of Representatives was over. A single bench of Justice Hari Fuyal… Continue reading Show cause notice in response to petition filed against Speaker, Deputy Speaker
File:Agni Prasad Sapkota as House of Representatives Kathmandu, 22 September Supreme court has filed a writ petition seeking that the posts of Speaker and Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives be declared void now as the term of the House has already expired. Petitioners Kishore Poudel and Anupam Bhattarai have argued that Speaker Agni… Continue reading The writ petition has sought to declare the posts of House Speaker and Deputy Speaker as void.
Kathmandu, 15 July Pushpa Bhusal of the ruling Nepali Congress Party has been elected as the Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives. The House on Friday afternoon elected Pushpa Bhusal to the post. Bhusal got 148 votes to defeat his only rival Vidya Bhattarai of CPN-UML. 242 MLAs were present. While one MLA abstained… Continue reading Pushpa Bhusal elected as Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives
Kathmandu, 14 July Nepali Congress’s Pushpa Bhusal and CPN-UML’s Vidya Bhattarai have filed their nominations for the election of the Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives. There is a strong possibility that Pushpa Bhusal will win the election as the ruling coalition has a majority in the House. But, UML says it has not… Continue reading Nepali Congress’s Pushpa Bhusal and UML’s Vidya Bhattarai are fighting for deputy speaker