In association with
Logo Logo Logo

President Bhandari urges all to internalize universal concept of human rights

KATHMANDU:- CShe stressed the need for deep internalization of universal concept of human rights, the foundational structure of democratic system, and its effective implementation.

The provisions of fundamental rights in the constitution have made human rights broader in Nepal, the President mentioned, adding that it is the State obligation to adhere to protecting, promoting and fulfilling the human rights, as Nepal has been party to various international conventions on human rights. She also reminded that there is a constitutional body, the National Human Rights Commission, to monitor whether the human rights provisions are implemented by the State.

The International Human Rights Day is observed every year on December 10 in commemoration of the issuance of Universal Declaration of Human Rights by the UN General Assembly on December 10, 1948. The Day is being marked by organizing various programmes in Nepal too.

President Bhandari further stated that only the State and its agencies are not enough for the promotion and protection of human rights. So, all sides and sectors should be responsible for it. She sought the role of all sectors to build a just and equitable society with the guarantee of socio-cultural and economic rights.

In the message of best wishes, she further urged all sectors to end all sorts of discrimination and inequalities from society by bolstering activism in all three layers of governments.

For Indian tourists travelling by land:- 72 hours (-ve) C-19 report, CCMC form and Antigen Test at entry point

For Indian tourists travelling by land:- 72 hours (-ve) C-19 report, CCMC form and Antigen Test at entry point

Comment here !
Related News

CHITWAN:- The Narayanghat-Muglin road stretch has witnessed traffic disruptions due to a dry landslide that took place at Kalikhola in

By Raju Bishwokarma, JANAKPUR:- Fifty percent of the people have taken full dose (second dose) vaccine against COVID-19 in Madhes

KATHMANDU:- The westerly wind is likely to cause general changes in weather systems across the country for three days and

LALITPUR:- The District Administration Office in Lalitpur has decided to temporarily shut down its regular services except for the essential