KATHMANDU, Aug 23: Government Spokesperson and Minister of Communications and Information Technology Gokul Baskota has warned action against former crown prince Paras Shah.
Commenting on a recent incident in which Shah manhandled a security officer at the Tribhuvan International Airport, Baskota told media persons, “No one is above the law. The foes of the constitution will be punished.”
“I don’t care if he is the former crown prince,” he added.
“Monarchy is a thing of the past. Those who do politics in the name of the monarchy will become extinct.”
“Republicanism has been institutionalized in the country. Revival of the monarchy is not possible.”