Kathmandu, Releasing a Press Communiqué, GEFONT paid homage on the demise of the 7 including tourism and civil aviation minister and CPN central Committee member Raviendra Adhikari in chopper crash at Taplejung on Wednesday.
GEFONT President Cde. Binod Shrestha issued a Press Communiqué, saying the country suffered an irreparable loss as a leader who was committed to the development of the country, a tourism entrepreneur; civil servants and a pilot were killed in the crash.
GEFONT extended Final tribute to the late Minister of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Rabindra Adhikari & deepest condolences to the bereaved families. It stated that the nation has lost a true nationalist and an active leader in Adhikari's demise.
GEFONT has condoled the death of Minister Adhikari included Birendra Shrestha, Deputy Director General at Civil Aviation Authority Nepal (CAAN), under-secretary Yubaraj Dahal, Chairman of Yeti Airlines Ang Chhirng Sherpa, Regional Director of CAAN Dhruba Das Bhochhibhoya and pilot Prabhakar KC and bodyguard of the late Minister, Arjun Ghimire.