KATHMANDU, Feb 23: Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba has said that NC welcomes the verdict of the Supreme Court to reinstate the parliament that was dissolved by Prime Minister K P Oli.
Taking to Twitter, NC President Deuba said that the apex court has fulfilled its responsibility by revoking the unconstitutional decision taken by Prime Minister Oli. “I had been telling that we should facilitate the Supreme Court to independently take decisions on the cases involving the dissolution of parliament. The apex court has taken a historic decision to reinstate parliament accordingly. Nepali Congress welcomes the decision taken by the apex court,” he said.
President Deuba has reiterated that the Supreme Court is the ultimate authority to resolve the differences seen in the course of implementing the constitution. “The Supreme Court has fulfilled its constitutional duty by revoking the decision to dissolve parliament,” he has said. “I want to thank the justices of the constitutional bench at the Supreme Court for this.”