Kathmandu, GEFONT pays homage in the demise of former Deputy Prime Minister Cde. Bharat Mohan Adhikari by issuing the press communique'. Press communique further reads ' GEFONT & Nepali Trade Union movement has been extremely saddened over the death of former Deputy Prime Minister and veteran leader Bharat Mohan Adhikari.
Press commuque' signed by GEFONT Secretary General Cde. Janak Chaudhari paid tribute to the departed soul and extended condolences to the bereaved family members.
Late Deputy Prime Minister and veteran leader Bharat Mohan Adhikari was very popular among the common people by introducing people-orientated programs such as senior citizen allowance, maternity allowance for the first time in Nepal and ‘Let’s build our village on our own,’ during his tenure as the finance minister in the nine-month government led by former Prime Minister Manmohan Adhikari in 2051 BS.
Former Deputy Prime Minister (DPM) Bharat Mohan Adhikari has passed away on Saturday evening. He was 82 & undergoing treatment at Dhumbarahi-based HAMS Hospital.