NRB Governor Adhikari moves SC against suspension

Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) Governor Maha Prasad Adhikari has moved the Supreme Court (SC) against his suspension by the government.

Adhikari has moved the Apex Court on Sunday agains the Cabinet decision on April 7 to suspend him. He has demanded revocation of the suspension and  return to duty as governor.

The Cabinet suspended Adhikari due to differences with Finance Minister Janardan Sharma, and has also formed a committee to investigate him.

The then KP Sharma Oli government had appointed Adhikari the governor on April 6, 2020. He was the chief executive officer of the Investment Board Nepal at that time.

Published Date: Sunday, April 17, 2022, 14:12:00

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