House Declared Supreme! King Will Pay Tax! Nepal A Secular Country! Army Under Parliament!

Parliament will decide on royal succession, current National anthem that only praises the king will be replaced by the new one, Chief of the Army Staff will be appointed by the Council of Ministers, not the king. Raj Parishad Scrapped. Civil Servants will be assigned for Palace official posts

Listening the House coverage on Radio

Yes, he is also liberated from the oppression of Monarchy: A man gathered outside Singha Durbar, Nepal’s administrative center where Parliament is located, listens to radio coverage about the landmark House proceeding. Pic by Shaligram Tiwari

[House of Representatives (HoR) has unanimously endorsed the historic declaration called House Proclamation 2063.]

In a historic declaration, the House of Representative is minutes away from declaring itself the supreme body of Nepal and removing the king from the Supreme Commander of the Nepal Army (not Royal Nepal Army anymore) and bringing the king under the tax. There is no Hindu Kingdome in the world by constitution; Nepal has become the secular state. The declaration is indeed historic and empowered people in real sense.

Prime Minister’s Warning:

While tabling the proposal, Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala warned anyone trying to ignore the declaration will face tough actions from Nepali people. “This Proclamation has reflected the desire of the people and each and every word of the Proclamation is written with the blood of the martyrs who sacrificed their lives. If anyone dares to underestimate the House Proclamation 2063, will face dire consequences.” He also request people to cautiously watch the developments in the days to come. “I appeal to all the people to raise their voices against those who attempt to undermine the proclamation.” Koirala’s warning was indirectly addressed to the royal palace.

Koirala requested the speaker to read out the declaration citing his poor health. Speaker Subash Nembang read out the declaration amidst the constant applauds of the members of the house. Members of the Parliament clapped for as long as 30 seconds when speaker read that the current provision of the Supreme Commader of the Army was scrapped. They also welcome by long clap when speaker said that Royal Nepal Army will be renamed Nepal Army.

The declaration also states that all constitutional and legal provisions that conflict with the declaration will be declared void.

Lets listen to what Surya Bahadur Thapa, former Prime Minisgter and a traditional royalist, has to say on the discussion this afternoon (he is speaking as we are writing these lines): “As a citizen at the end of his life, today I am proud to be the member of a supreme and all powerful Parliament.”

This is the happiest day for me, a person who has suffered a lot [from the king] that people are being supreme here today. I am a son people and I am elated. I thank those young people who fought so hard in the Jana Andolan. We heartily welcome this declaration.

Sher Bahadur Deuba, former Prime Minister who was sacked twice by autocratic king Gyanendra while speaking at the Parliament this afternoon. He is speaking in the discussion on the historic declaration as we write these lines .

Addressing the House in Hindi, Hridayesh Tripathi, leader of Nepal Sadhbhavana Party (Anandidevi) welcomed the declaration.

We were waiting for this day for the last 56 years. Thanks to the people of Nepal, this has turned into a reality.- Chitra Bahadur KC, Jana Morcha

Highlights of the House Declaration:

The name His Majesty’s Government of Nepal changed to Nepal Government

Nepal becomes a secular state

National anthem to be changed

Name of Royal Nepalese Army changed to Nepal Army

The post of Supreme-Commander-in-Chief of the army held by the king and the constitutional provision regarding the mobilisation of the army scrapped

Army and all other security limbs of the state brought under the direct control of the HoR

Council of Ministers to appoint the Chief of Army Staff

Rajparishad scrapped, its duties and responsibilities will be exercised by the HoR

Parliament to formulate, amend, and annul the laws deciding the heir to the throne

All executive rights of the state vested only in the Council of Ministers

Prime Minister will summon the House session and Speaker will end the session on PM’s recommendation

Parliament to decide Royal Palace expenditures and other facilities

Private property and income of the king to be taxed as per the existing laws

Questions can be raised in parliament and in a court of law against the king’s unconstitutional and illegal actions

The Royal Household Service scrapped, civil servants to replace Royal Household Service employees

The Council of Ministers to decide the security arrangement of the Royal Palace

The provisions of the Constitution of Nepal 1990 and other laws which contravene the House Proclamation will be null and void to the extent of contravention

Read more about the declaration here.

Published by UWB

Pioneering blog from Nepal...since 2004.

226 thoughts on “House Declared Supreme! King Will Pay Tax! Nepal A Secular Country! Army Under Parliament!

  1. Howdy! I realize this is somewhat off-topic however I had to ask.
    Does operating a well-established blog such as yours take a massive amount work?

    I’m brand new to running a blog but I do write in my journal everyday.
    I’d like to start a blog so I will be able to share
    my own experience and thoughts online. Please let me know if you
    have any suggestions or tips for new aspiring bloggers. Appreciate it!

  2. Hmm it appears like your site ate mmy irst comment (it was super
    long) so I guess I’ll just sum it up what I submitted
    and say, I’m thoroughly enjoying your blog. I tooo am aan aspiring blog blogger
    but I’m sstill nnew to everything. Do you have any suggestions for rookie blog writers?
    I’d definitely appreciate it.

  3. Despite the fact that, an excellent work was produced by the whole.
    Kathy Bates gives a really well done performance and
    won both the Academy Award for Best Actress and a Golden Globe.
    In just the last few years the world has watched actress Angelina Jolie go through a baby boom with the adoption of her children Maddox
    and Zahara and the birth of baby Shiloh.

  4. Hi, i think that i noticed you visited my weblog thus i got here to return the favor?.I am trying
    to find issues to enhance my site!I guess its adequate to make use of a few of
    your ideas!!

  5. Netter Artikel. Ähnlich schön, wie das Zocken von Games auch.
    So verschrieen das Daddeln auch ist, so ist wissenschaftlich
    festgestellt worden, dass das Gaming, eine gewisse Reife
    des Gamers vorausgesetzt, förderlich für die Stressbewältigungskapazität
    ist. Beim Spielen lernt der Spielende in angenehmer Atmosphäre schneller als üblich zu Reagieren und seine
    Prioritäten zu verteilen. Viele Spiele vermitteln darüber hinaus auch noch Basiswissen über
    das Haushalten mit begrenzten Ressourcen und fördern logisches Denken.
    Auch die verrissenen MMOs können doch häufig den vorgeworfenen Effekt des Abdriftens in eine virtuelle Realität} umkehren.
    Der Spieler kann wohl auch vielen unfreundlichen Menschen begegnen, allerdings
    findet der Gamer sehr oft genau in seinem Favoriten Gleichgesinnte.

    Summa summarum: zocken ist hammer! Spielen ist Kunst.

  6. Para los usuarios de Internet, es interesante conocer nuevas formas de
    mirar por internet fútbol sin costo en línea, sin complicaciones, simple y rápido, puesto que de este modo pueden querer más canales que
    los que poseen en sus servicios de cable.

  7. After looking at a handful of the articles on your
    website, I seriously appreciate your way of writing a blog.
    I book-marked it to my bookmark webpage list and will be checking back soon. Take a look at my web site too and tell me what you think.

  8. Aw, this was an extremely good post. Finding the
    time and actual effort to make a good article… but what can I
    say… I hesitate a lot and don’t seem to get anything done.

  9. Hey this is kinda of off topic but I was wanting to know if blogs use WYSIWYG editors or
    if you have to manually code with HTML. I’m starting a blog soon but have no coding
    know-how so I wanted to get guidance from
    someone with experience. Any help would
    be enormously appreciated!

  10. Instead of whiteboard markers, a SMARTBoard’s digital instruments for writing use digital
    ink to control input information for handwriting and drawing.
    To handle stress that results when our expectations go unfulfilled, we invite participants in our Landmark Education courses to try letting
    themselves be 100% given to an issue -to view the events unfold rather than looking to force those events to adapt exactly to their
    expectations. The main factor in changing childhood education is society.

  11. The best thing about them is that they ventilation are qualified.
    This article looks at the role ventilation of leading the GOP as conservatives.
    The pipes are required in your area. So, why not book
    mark this page CTRL-D so you can become a professional plumber is always prepared for an emergency
    plumbing. Many people have nightmares about plumbing, to
    send the order. The recruiter controls this factor, because
    the recruiter already knows what the hiring company is willing to take thetime to learn what you need.

  12. This stoory iis amazing!! I will be using this to ttake
    in for kid-friendly ghost story day at school!

  13. If you are a fan of the World Cup then you probably already have plans to get together to
    celebrate with family and friends. Nicely, besides the reality they have much
    more victories than additional football organisation available, they is not only composed through fantastic
    players, however these players also have the actual oneness and also
    the right attitude every time these people play their game.
    Apart from the leagues, there are international tournaments like
    world cup and the Asian Cup that draw crowds.

  14. Ԍood day! I knw this iѕ kinda off topic buut I was wondering iif yoou
    knew wɦere ӏ coulԁ locate а captcha plugin fߋr mү сomment form?
    I’m using thе samе blog platform as yohrs аnd I’m having difficulty finding оne?
    Thanks a lot!

  15. Do you have a spam issue on this site; I also am a blogger, and I was curious about your situation; many of
    us have developed some nice methods and we are looking to
    exchange methods with others, please shoot me an email if interested.

  16. I think this is among the so much important info for me.
    And i’m glad studying your article. However should commentary
    on some basic issues, The site taste is great, the articles is in point of fact great :
    D. Good task, cheers

  17. Hi there to every one, the contents existing at this website
    are truly awesome for people experience, well, keep up
    the good work fellows.

  18. I think that what you posted made a ton of sense. However, think on this, what if you added a little content?
    I am not suggesting your content isn’t good., however what if you added a title to possibly grab people’s
    attention? I mean House Declared Supreme! King Will Pay Tax!
    Nepal A Secular Country! Army Under Parliament! | United We Blog!
    for a Democratic Nepal is kinda boring. You could peek at Yahoo’s front page and note how they create post titles
    to grab people interested. You might try adding a video or
    a picture or two to grab readers excited about everything’ve
    written. Just my opinion, it could bring your blog a little bit more

  19. Hey there, I think your blog might be having browser
    compatibility issues. When I look at your blog site in Safari, it looks fine
    but when opening in Internet Explorer, it has some overlapping.
    I just wanted to give you a quick heads up! Other then that, wonderful blog!

  20. When someone writes an article he/she keeps the image of a user in his/her mind that how a user can know it.
    Therefore that’s why this post is outstdanding. Thanks!

  21. Outstanding post however , I was wondering if you could write a litte more on this
    topic? I’d be very thankful if you could elaborate a little bit further.
    Many thanks!

  22. Hello, i think that i noticed you visited my web site thus i came to go
    back the choose?.I am attempting to in finding things to improve my web site!I
    guess its adequate to use a few of your ideas!!

  23. I’m curious to find out what blog system you are utilizing?
    I’m experiencing some minor security issues with my
    latest website and I’d like to find something more safeguarded.

    Do you have any solutions?

  24. Appreciating the time and effort you put into your site and
    detailed information you offer. It’s good to come across a blog
    every once in a while that isn’t the same out of date rehashed material.
    Fantastic read! I’ve saved your site and I’m adding
    your RSS feeds to my Google account.

  25. When I initially commented I clicked the “Notify me when new comments are added” checkbox and now
    each time a comment is added I get several
    emails with the same comment. Is there any way you can remove people from that
    service? Bless you!

  26. This version is a significant improvement on the old
    2. When it was so easy to sit down at a place of their choice, why spend funds and
    time visiting a hall. * Online slots featuring progressive jackpots are better than others because these jackpots are dynamic and the value goes up till a winner is announced.

  27. Hello there! I could have sworn I’ve been to this site before but after
    browsing through a few of the articles I realized it’s new to
    me. Anyways, I’m definitely happy I found it and I’ll
    be book-marking it and checking back often!

  28. An impressive share! I’ve just forwarded this onto a coworker who has
    been doing a little homework on this. And he in fact bought me lunch due
    to the fact that I found it for him… lol. So let me reword this….
    Thank YOU for the meal!! But yeah, thanks for spending some time to discuss this topic here on your
    web site.

  29. Hello there! This post couldn’t be written any better! Reading this post reminds me of my previous room mate!
    He always kept chatting about this. I will forward this page to
    him. Fairly certain he will have a good read. Thank you for sharing!

  30. Attractive component to content. I simply stumbled upon your blog and in accession capital to assert
    that I get in fact loved account your weblog posts.

    Anyway I’ll be subscribing to your augment or even I fulfillment
    you get entry to constantly rapidly.

  31. hey there and thank you for your information – I have certainly picked up something new
    from right here. I did however expertise a few technical points using this site,
    as I experienced to reload the web site a lot of times previous
    to I could get it to load properly. I had been wondering if your web hosting is OK?

    Not that I am complaining, but sluggish loading instances times will sometimes affect your placement
    in google and could damage your high quality score if ads and marketing with Adwords.
    Well I am adding this RSS to my email and can look
    out for a lot more of your respective interesting content.
    Ensure that you update this again soon.

  32. This excellent website certainly has all of the information I wanted about this
    subject and didn’t know who to ask.

  33. Indeed, here are the steps you will take tto
    have your replaceement windows installed:. Never thee less, this cause uus to scramble to push the schedule uup for completion. Replacing your old
    windows with new ones will keep the temperature
    inside your home more constant, and save you lots of money on utility bills.

  34. You can definitely see your skills in the work you write.
    The world hopes for even more passionate writers like you who are not afraid to mention how
    they believe. Always follow your heart.

Comments are closed.

%d bloggers like this: