SC's show cause on LED bulb procurement process

Posted on: May 19, 2017 | views: 165

The Supreme Court (SC) has directed the government to furnish written reason in connection with the LED bulb procurement process.

A single bench of Justice Dr Ananda Mohan Bhattarai issued order to summon the government authorities for discussion besides furnishing reasons in writing, shared SC Spokesperson Mahendra Upadhyay.

Advocate duo, Lekhnath Bhattarai and Narayan Chaulgain, on Wednesday had registered a writ claiming the LED procurement process illegal.

The writ was filed at the apex court demanding interim order against Nepal Electricity Authority's illegal decision to advance the procurement of 20 million sets iof LED bulbs.