FWLD - Working for Non-Discrimination and Equality

Discussion Program on Citizenship

Discussion program was organized with Chief District Officers, deputy CDOs and officers from District Administration Office of Kathmandu, Lalitpur and Bhaktapur. The program had gracious presence of Hon’ble Kashi Raj Dahal, Chairperson of Administrative Court and Mr. Mahendra Nath Upadhyaya, Director, Directorate of Execution of Decision, Supreme Court as resource person. Hon’ble Dahal talked on the concepts and constitutional provisions of citizenship; Mr. Upadhyaya discussed on decisions of Supreme Court on citizenship and its implementation. Hon’ble Dahal encouraged and motivated officers to use their conscience while dealing with citizenship issues and to be sensitive as well. Documentary named ‘State at Doorsteps’ was also shown during the program.