Kathmandu, 10 September: The Parliamentary Special Hearing Committee meeting held today has approved Omprakash Mishra as the chief justice of the Supreme Court.
Committee member Surendra Pandey informed that Mishra’s name has been approved by the committee. Now, the government can appoint Mishra as the new chief justice.
Mishra, attending the meeting, had given clarification on three complaints registered in the Committee against him.
Earlier, the Committee had rejected acting chief justice Deepakraj Joshi’s name from becoming the chief justice of the Supreme Court.
The Constitutional Commission has also recommended Nabin Ghimire as the chief of CIAA to the Public Hearing Committee. The Committee has asked concern people to file complaints against Ghimire. Ghimire is yet to face the Parliamentary Special Hearing Committee. If the Committee will approve Ghimire, he will be assigned as the chief of the CIAA. Currently, Ghimire is working as the acting chief of CIAA.
People’s News Monitoring Service