Kathmandu: Newly appointed Minister for Communications and Information Technology, Rekha Sharma, assumed office today shortly after she took an oath of office and secrecy before the Head-of-the State.
The new Minister reached the Singha Durbar to assume office following the swearing-in ceremony at the Office of President, Sheetal Niwas. Assuming the office, the Minister digitally launched the ‘programme to ensure access to communications’.
On the occasion, the Minister pledged her special role to extend communications and technology services nationwide. She vowed to work collectively in efforts to make communications services easily and widely accessible. Talking to media in brief, she said she was fully committed to fulfilling the responsibilities allotted by the party, but still needed support and cooperation from all quarters for the same.