President Bhandari, Vice President Pun extend best wishes on Constitution Day
September 19, 2017 05:31 AM NPT
KATHMANDU, September 19: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has extended best wishes to the Nepali living in and outside the country for their peace, progress, and prosperity.
In the message of best wishes on the occasion of the Constitution Day, Tuesday, the President wished for peace, progress, prosperity, national unity, integrity and mutual harmony among the Nepali.
The new constitution obtained by the people after a long struggle through different movements has ensured rights of all people by guaranteeing federalism, republic, secularism, inclusion and proportional representation.
The message further reads that the elections to be completed after the promulgation of the constitution are on underway and we people are joining hands to hold federal and provincial elections to complete the course.
The President has further stated that these elections would set up further structures to strengthen and reform the constitutional and legal mechanisms.
She further has expected that the constitution day has ensured building the base for democratic republic, prosperous, peaceful and beautiful nation.
Stating that the federal democratic republican constitution has envisioned the goal of building a socialist-oriented economy based on social justice, President Bhandari has stressed on the modernization of agriculture, tourism development, environmental conservation, infrastructure development, an establishment of modern industries and employment promotion.
Likewise, Vice-President Nanda Bahadur Pun has termed the constitution promulgation day a golden one, which institutionalized the achievements of People's Movement, armed struggles, People's War and historical People's Movement of 2062/062 BS and has expressed greetings to all Nepali sisters and brothers at home and abroad.
In a message today, Vice President Pun stated that the major part of constitution's implementation i.e elections to the local levels was held and the dates for the Province Level and State Assemblies have been announced.
He has also congratulated all the voters of Province No. 2 for using their sovereign franchise in an encouraging manner ahead of the Constitution Day as a celebration by taking part in the polls.
The Vice President has also urged the citizens to use their sovereign franchise in an encouraging manner in the upcoming Province Level and State Assemblies polls like that of the local polls.
In his message, Vice President Pun has expressed his confidence that the country would move ahead in the path of economic prosperity by fully ending the political transition with the full implementation of the constitution.