The government has decided to grant Rs 3 million to the Federation of Nepali Journalists (FNJ)-for holding its upcoming general convention.
The decision was made at a meeting of the Council of Ministers held at Prime Minister's residence at Baluwatar last evening. The meeting also decided to mark May 2 as the Information and Communication Technology Day.
Minister for Information and Communications Surendra Kumar Karki said the Cabinet has decided to depute employees to the local levels where the elections took place in the first phase.
Karki shared that the government has decided to keep different poverty and employment programmes under the ambit of Ministry of Poverty Alleviation.