Deputy Prime Minister Kamal Thapa was given formal farewell Wednesday from the Ministry of Energy and Ministry of Urban Development.
Separate programs were held in the two ministries Wednesday to bid adieu to the Minister who had been given the portfolios of both ministries.
Speaking at the program of Energy Ministry, he claimed that an important decision was made for the development of nation during his term at the Ministry. He said he was well aware of his duties and limitations while assuming the office and was not much excited, adding that the decision to construct the Budhigandaki Hydropower Project of national pride with the investment of domestic capital was really a significant move.
Energy Secretary Anup Sharma and Secretary at the Ministry of Urban Development Jitendra Nath Sharma expressed happiness over what they shared that they were allowed to work freely (without any political pressure and influence) during the tenure of Thapa at both ministries.