Kathmandu, July 16
Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said the government will take practical initiatives to resolve the problems of public transport sector facing in the country due to COVID-19 pandemic.
Talking to a delegation of the transport entrepreneurs and workers at his official residence Baluwatar today, PM Oli said that the State should address the genuine concerns of all sectors caused by pandemic.
Therefore, it would address the problem of public transport sector as per the State’s capacity. “The coronavirus outbreak affected all sectors causing difficulty in daily activities of people, slowing developmental projects and service sectors and denting national economy.
All sides’ expectation of support from government was therefore usual,” PM said. The delegation having National Transport Entrepreneurs Association Chair Yogendra Karmacharya and General Secretary Saroj Sitaula, among others put forth their demands to the PM on the occasion.