Government permanently withdraws Guthi bill

The government has officially canceled the controversial Guthi bill, ending the month-long widespread protests and criticism against the government’s move to amend/regulate such socio-economic organisations across the nation. In the Upper house... Read more »

NA House to withdraw controversial Guthi Bill permanently on Tuesday

The Guthi bill, which had garnered much controversy, is going to be pulled out from the National Assembly House on Tuesday, said Minister for Land Reform and Management Padma Kumari Aryal. She... Read more »

Thousands protest, demanding permanent cancellation of Guthi Bill

Thousands of valley residents stood in solidarity today – demanding the permanent cancellation of the Guthi Bill. Although the government announced its intention to withdraw the controversial bill yesterday evening, citizens of... Read more »
Left: Minister for Land Management, Cooperatives, and Poverty Alleviation, R: Protesters protesting the Guthi Bill (Reporters' Club)

Government to withdraw Guthi Bill

“The government will withdraw the Guthi Bill”, Padma Kumari Aryal, Minister for Land Management, Cooperatives, and Poverty Alleviation said in a press meet today. The Guthi Bill, which was tabled in the... Read more »

Lawmakers give mixed views about Guthi Bill

Lawmakers attending a meeting of the House of Representatives today have expressed their mixed views about the proposed Guthi Bill. Those representing the major ruling party, Nepal Communist Party, in the Lower... Read more »

Guthi Bill meets resistance, police fire water cannons to disperse the resisters

Demonstrators on Sunday staged a protest at Maitighar Mandala against the government’s move to enact the Guthi Bill under its authority, demanding its withdrawal which was registered in the National Assembly three... Read more »