2 Nov 2018, Hetauda
Chief Minister of Province no 3, Dormani Poudel, has today sacked Minister for Physical Planning and Infrastructure, Keshav Sthapit from the post.
Chief Minister Poudel relieved Minister Sthapit from the post using the right of Article 167 (69) of the Constitution.
According to the Office of the Chief Minister and Council of Ministers, Minister Sthapit was relieved from the post for misbehaving in cabinet meeting of the province as well as involvement in irregularities.
A dispute had surfaced between Chief Minister Poudel and Minister Sthapit over the issues of determining the capital of the province and infrastructure development of the province in recent period.