Thursday Aug 18, 2022
Thursday Aug 18, 2022

NA passes Archive Protection Bill, Security Printing Bill

2021 Aug 12, 18:22, Kathmandu
Minister for Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs Gyanendra Bahadur Karki presents proposal to endorse Nepal Air Service Authority, 2076 and the Nepal Civil Aviation Authority Bill, 2076 at the National Assembly session at Federal Parliament building in New Baneshwor, Kathmandu, on Monday, August 2, 2021. Photo: screenshots of NA live broadcast

The National Assembly (NA) today passed the Archive Protection (first amendment) Bill, 2077 BS and the Security Printing Bill, 2077 BS. The two bills were unanimously approved by the members of the Upper House of the Parliament.

The bills were tabled by the Minister for Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs Gyanendra Bahadur Karki on behalf of Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba. Lawmakers Ram Narayan Bidari, Uday Sharma Poudel, Prakash Panth and Anita Devkota had taken part in the principle discussions of the bills.

Responding to the queries, Minister Karki said that the bills were tabled to preserve the archives in the country. He added that the bills have incorporated the latest technology in preserving the archives and the province and local levels were also made responsible for archive protection.

Minister Karki also said that drafting laws were not enough; however, their implementation was important to achieve the goals. 


Gyanendra Bahadur Karki Archive Protection (first amendment) Bill Security Printing Bill National Assembly NA archive protection
Nepal's First Online News Portal
Published by Nepalnews Pvt Ltd
Editor: Raju Silwal
Information Department Registration No. 1505 / 076-77


KMC-02, UttarDhoka,
Lazimpat, Nepal

+977–01–4445751 / 4445754

[email protected] [email protected]

Terms of Use Disclaimer
© NepalNews. 2021 All rights reserved. | Nepal's First News Portal