KATHMANDU, Feb 13: Chief Minister of Province 1 Sherdhan Rai has said that his top priority will be good governance, prosperity and corruption less province.
Speaking at an interaction program organized by the Reporters’ Club Nepal on Tuesday, he said, “My top priority will be making Province 1 corruption free. We will take stern steps to minimize corruption.”
“Likewise, good governance, development and economic prosperity of Province 1 are also our major agenda. We will prepare a master plan and implement them to realize this dream,” Rai, the UML parliamentary party leader the province, added.
“Province 1 has a high possibility of agriculture, hydel projects and tourism. We will make Province 1 a model province in matters of development and progress. We can make it happen and we will do it,” he added.
Rai is scheduled to take oath of office and secrecy on Wednesday.
Rai also said that the unification process with CPN (Maoist Center) will be concluded positively. He said, “There is no place for doubts in merger process. The unity process will be concluded very soon and with a positive note.”
“Chair KP Oli will become prime minister,” he claimed.