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‘Lawmaker Satgaunwa’s remark to be probed’

‘Lawmaker Satgaunwa’s remark to be probed’

Kathmandu, June 7

Speaker Agni Prasad Sapkota at the moment informed the House of Representatives that an investigation can be launched into lawmaker Ganga Satgaunwa’s ‘Bharatiya Cheli (Indian daughter)’ comment towards lawmaker Sarita Giri.

The speaker’s ruling got here in response to Samajwadi Janata Party-Nepal lawmaker Chandra Chaudhary’s demand that the time period ‘Indian daughter’ (utilized by lawmaker Satgaunwa) was unparliamentary and therefore it ought to be faraway from the parliamentary archive.

Chaudhary, nevertheless, didn’t identify Satgaunwa in her speech.

Speaker Sapkota requested Chaudhary to not repeat the difficulty once more as he had already dominated that an investigation can be launched into the matter after discussing the difficulty within the Business Advisory Committee, which was represented by all of the events.

The speaker additionally reminded the lawmakers of Rule 21 (e) of House of Representatives Regulation that stipulates that lawmakers shall not use any rude, obscene, derogatory and objectionable language nor shall they ship speeches towards public courtesy or morality, any particular person caste, faith and language.

The rule additionally states that no lawmaker ought to communicate in a way that undermines or adversely impacts any gender.

Speaker Sapkota stated that the House conferences have been being organised at a tough time when coronavirus dangers have been excessive as there was urgency to achieve conclusions on vital nationwide points and lawmakers ought to give attention to bigger points relatively than directing their ire towards any particular person.

Nepal Communist Party (NCP) lawmaker Ganga Satgaunwa had, in an indirect reference to JSP-N lawmaker Sarita Giri, informed the HoR on June 1 that “Bharatiya cheli (Indian daughter) had began to boss round within the House.

Satgaunwa had additionally accused India of encroaching Nepal’s land.

What an irony it’s {that a} suggestion has been made telling us to hunt the recommendation of any person who has encroached upon our land, she had informed the House.

JSP-N lawmaker Sarita Giri had earlier informed the HoR that point out by the president within the authorities’s insurance policies and programme that the federal government would deliver a brand new map depicting Lipulekh, Limpiyadhura and Kalapani questioned Nepal’s international coverage because the international minister had stated that the structure was an impediment (to reclaim the disputed territory).

Lawmaker Chaudhary stated she and another lawmakers spoke Hindi however that shouldn’t be a motive for anyone to name them Indians.

A model of this text seems in e-paper on June 8, 2020, of The Himalayan Times.



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