KATHMANDU, Sept 19: The Chief Minister (CM) of Gandaki Province, Krishna Chandra Nepali Pokharel, has said that the provincial government has been successful in establishing itself despite limited resources and means.

GANDAKI, Sept 12: The Gandaki Province is to take part in all 26 sports events of the 9th National Games.

KASKI, Sept 1: The Gandaki Province-level tournament is taking place from today onward as part of the 9th National Games.

POKHARA, August 21: Preparations for the 9th National Games have started. It was announced two days before the start of the training and selection competition from Pokhara, the capital of Gandaki Province. The 9th National Games include 38 games - 36 competitive games and two exhibition games.

GANDAKI, August 20: Gandaki Province government has allocated Rs 34.6 million budget for the ninth National Games scheduled to be held in Gandaki Province from October 14-20.

GANDAKI, August 16: Gandaki Province has stepped up its preparations for the 9th National Games tournament to be held on coming October 14-20.

POKHARA, August 7: The Nepali Congress (NC) Gandaki Provincial Committee has demanded immediate cancellation of the taxes hiked by the Gandaki province government.

POKHARA, August 2: Tourism entrepreneurs have expressed their objection to the Tourism Act introduced by the Gandaki Provincial government, saying that it will displace tourism businesses instead of establishing them. The Act was passed by the Provincial Assembly last Friday. The entrepreneurs complained that the Act tries to confuse the business rather than making it flourish.

GANDAKI, July 12: Gandaki Province Chief Minister (CM) Krishna Chandra Nepali Pokharel, and Australia’s ambassador to Nepal, Felicity Volk, have held a courtesy meeting. During the meeting, matters relating to bilateral relations between the two countries were discussed.

POKHARA, July 6: The discussion and deliberation on the annual budget has started in the Gandaki Provincial Assembly after the budget dispute was resolved. Discussions on the budget, which was halted after a dispute between the ruling parties over the budget, began on Monday.

GANDAKI, July 5: Chief Minister of Gandaki Province, Krishna Chandra Nepali Pokharel has said he is ready to work together with the private sector to ensure a prosperous Gandaki Province. “Time has come to create an investment-friendly atmosphere,” he said.

KATHMANDU, June 16: Gandaki Province has announced a budget of Rs 35.90 billion for fiscal year 2022/23, underscoring the development of agriculture, tourism and health sectors.

Kathmandu, June 12 :  Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) has requested the provincial government to pave the way for smooth construction of power transmission and distribution projects in 11 districts of Gandaki Province

KATHMANDU, May 25: Indian Charge d' affaires for Nepal, Namgya C Khampa has expressed the Indian government’s readiness to collaborate for the prosperity of Gandaki Province.

Gandaki Province counts on the recently-built international airport in Pokhara, under-construction roads connecting it to the country's both southern and northern neighbors, hydroelectricity projects in different parts of the province, and its immense tourism potential to embark on the journey to prosperity.

GANDAKI, April 20: Chief Minister of Gandaki Province Krishna Chandra Nepali Pokhrel has said restrictions imposed by the federal government on exercise of rights guaranteed by constitution resulted in the province's failure to deliver as per expectation of people.

POKHARA, April 6: Gandaki Province Youth and Sports Minister Rajiv Gurung (Deepak Manange) has assaulted a staffer of the ministry.

GANDAKI, March  19: Gandaki Province Chief Minister Krishna Chandra Nepali has underlined the need to link Dhorpatan with prosperity.

GANDAKI, March 18: Chief Minister (CM) of Gandaki Province, Krishna Chandra Nepali Pokharel has said the Gandaki Province government has prioritized ensuring accessible health care services for all communities.

KATHMANDU, March 7: Gandaki Province Chief Minister Krishna Chandra Nepali Pokhrel has said that visiting Madhesh Province is a new beginning in tourism development.

GANDAKI, Feb 22: British Ambassador to Nepal, Nicola Pollitt, called on Chief Minister of Gandaki Province, Krishna Chandra Nepali Pokhrel on Monday.

KAWASOTI, Feb 19: Gandaki Chief Minister Krishna Chandra Nepali Pokharel has said that there will be no shortage of budget for Dumkiwas Triveni road.

KATHMANDU, Feb 17: Gandaki Province Government has decided to award Chairperson of the National Innovation Center Mahabir Pun with 'Gandaki Ratna Award' for his contribution to the development of science and technology in the country.

KATHMANDU, Jan 31: A delegation led by the Chief Minister of Gandaki Province called on Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba at the official residence of the PM at Baluwatar on Sunday.

GANDAKI, January 30: Chief Minister (CM) of Gandaki Province Krishna Chandra Pokharel has said that the common goal of the way forward is the economic prosperity of the country.

GANDAKI, JAN 28: The five-party alliance of the Gandaki Province has asked the newly-elected National Assembly (NA) members from the province to work firmly for the cause of democracy and constitution.

GANDAKI, Jan 25; Major opposition CPN-UML has submitted a 20-point memorandum to Chief Minister (CM) of Gandaki Province, Krishna Chandra Nepali Pokhrel. UML Chief Whip Mayanath Adhikari submitted the memorandum amidst a programme organized at the Office of the Chief Minister and Council of Ministers on Monday.

GANDAKI, Jan 24: As many as 300 health workers, including doctors and nurses have tested positive for the coronavirus in merely three weeks in Gandaki Province.

GANDAKI, Jan 15: Gandaki Province Chief, Prithvi Man Gurung, has extended best wishes on the occasion of Maghe Sankranti or Maghi festival celebrated by different communities in Nepal.

NAWALPUR, Jan 12: Chief Minister of Gandaki Province, Krishna Chandra Nepali Pokharel has said that the Gandaki provincial government is ready to resolve the problems related to the community forestry.

GANDAKI, Jan 4: Chief Minister of Gandaki Province Krishna Chandra Nepali Pokharel has directed the employees to work in a result-oriented manner so that federalism could be implemented effectively.

KASKI, Jan 2: Under the elections of National Assembly (NA) members scheduled for January 26, the Gandaki Province will be holding the election for three seats in the Upper House.

GANDAKI, Dec 28: Gandaki Province Chief Prithviman Gurung has said that cultural and linguistic diversities are the original assets of the nation. “The state is responsible for the preservation of such assets.”

GANDAKI, Dec 18: Deputy-Speaker of Gandaki Province Assembly, Srijana Sharma has said that women should assert their constitutionally guaranteed rights.

GANDAKI, Dec 3: Rs 50,000 will be provided as relief to the families of the patients in Bardaghat-Susta East of Nawalparasi who died of COVID-19 through the program of Health Directorate under the Ministry of Health and Population of Gandaki Province Government.

POKHARA, Nov 17: The provincial government of Gandaki has urged the federal government for the second time to declare Pokhara as the tourism capital of the country. The provincial meeting held on November 12 requested the federal government to make the declaration.

KATHMANDU, Nov 14: The Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) has identified dearth of skilled workers, lack of sufficient electricity supply, and limited availability of raw materials as obstructions for the full-fledged operations of industries in the Gandaki Province.

GANDAKI, Nov 1: Chief Minister of Gandaki Province Krishna Chandra Nepali Pokharel today said that the provincial government is committed to ensuring press freedom.

POKHARA, Oct 11: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has warned no one to dream of going against democracy. Addressing a program organized in Pokhara on Sunday to declare Gandaki a literate state, Prime Minister Deuba said, “Everyone has heard that there can be no alternative to democracy. Some people should quit dreaming of going against democracy. Democracy is the only alternative to democracy. Let this be clear.”

GANDAKI, Oct 9: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba, who is also President of Nepali Congress (NC), is scheduled to arrive in Pokhara today to participate in the party's programs as well as attend the Gandaki Province Literate Declaration Ceremony organized by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Science, Technology and Social Development.

KATHMANDU, July 27: The government has recommended Amik Sherchan and Prithivi Bahadur Gurung as province chiefs of Lumbini Province and Gandaki Province, respectively.

KATHMANDU, July 23: Six new ministers took the oath of office and secrecy in Gandaki Province on Friday.

KASKI, July 13: The Gandaki Province has collected the statistics of over 100 thousand landless squatters, landless Dalits and unmanaged settlers combined.

POKHARA, July 9: Chief Minister of Gandaki Province, Krishna Chandra Nepali Pokharel has called on the media to keep a vigil on the government through healthy and constructive criticism.

KATHMANDU, June 26: The power-sharing deal among the coalition partners in the Gandaki Provincial government has been finalized two weeks after the formation of a new government led by Nepali Congress (NC) leader Krishna Chandra Nepali Pokharel. The official announcement of the allocation of ministerial portfolios, however, has not been made public yet.

KATHMANDU, June 18: Chief Minister of Gandaki Province, Krishna Chandra Nepali Pokharel has won a vote of confidence as per Article 168 (6) of the Constitution of Nepal from the 59-member provincial assembly.

Gandaki CM taking trust vote (LIVE)

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KATHMANDU, June 18: Chief Minister (CM) of Gandaki Province, Krishna Chandra Pokharel is seeking a vote of confidence from the provincial assembly.

KATHMANDU, June 16: The newly-appointed chief minister (CM) of Gandaki Province, Krishna Chandra “Nepali” Pokharel is scheduled to seek a vote of confidence on Friday.

KATHMANDU, June 15: Gandaki Province has announced a budget of Rs 30.03 billion for 2021/22, which is around Rs 4 billion less than the budget of the current fiscal year.

KATHMANDU, June 15: The Gandaki Province Assembly has endorsed the provincial government’s policies and programs for the new fiscal year.