Adhikari appointed Acting GM of GC
By A Staff Reporter
Kathmandu, July 12:Managing Editor of Gorkhapatra daily Harikala Adhikari has been appointed Acting General Manager of the Gorkhapatra Corporation (GC).
Adhikari has been appointed to the post according to a ministerial-level decision of the Ministry of Communication and Information Technology (MoCIT) taken on July 10. Adhikari was appointed to the post on the basis of seniority. She is currently the senior-most staff serving in the corporation. She is the only 11th level employee of the corporation.
According to the ministry, she was appointed to the post as per Rule 45 of Chapter 4 of the GC’s Regulation-2052.
Prior to this, Adhikari had also served as acting general manager of the GC for about six months.
Adhikari assumed her office on Wednesday in the presence of other senior GC employees and departmental chiefs.
Acting Editor-in-Chief of The Rising Nepal, Bijaya Lal Shrestha welcomed her in the corporation.
After assuming her office, Acting GM Adhikari said that she would give continuity to the progressive steps taken by the previous management.
She said that she was always ready to work for the progress of the GC and according to the mandate given to her by the ministry.
“The GC’s overall progress is possible only with the support and cooperation from all the departmental chiefs and staff working in the corporation,” Adhikari said.
On assuming the office, Adhikari first signed a document appointing GC’s staff Raju Kumar Mahat as the secretary of the Vacancy Fulfilment Committee.