KATHMANDU, JANUARY 20
The Supreme Court has issued an interim order late Tuesday directing the government not to implement the decision to allow foreign investment in the country’s agricultural sector.
The interim order was issued by a single bench of Justice Manoj Kumar Sharma.
The government had published a notice in the Nepal Gazette on January 4, paving the way for foreign investors to invest in large agricultural industries with a mandatory provision of exporting at least 75 per cent of the production.
Stating that the provision will put the investment of Nepali farmers at risk, advocates Pun