Know what Prez Bhandari has to say on citizenship bill endorsed by parliament
KATHMANDU, Aug 15: President Bidya Devi Bhandari on Sunday returned the Citizenship Act Amendment bill endorsed by both the lower and upper house calling for a review as per Article 113 (3) of the Constitution of Nepal.
The bill endorsed by the parliament requires the President's seal to become a law.
According to Article 113(2) of the Constitution of Nepal, there is a provision that a bill presented to the President for his or her authentication in accordance with this Article shall be authenticated within fifteen days, and both Houses shall be informed thereof as soon as possible.
Here is what the President Bhandari has to say: