Supreme Court upholds the decision to appoint Subash Nirola as NTB’s Acting CEOMonday, September 9th, 2013
The single bench of Rt. Hon’ble Acting Chief Justic of Supreme Court Mr. Damodar Prasad Sharma today upheld the decision made by 187th Meeting of Executive Committee of Nepal Tourism Board held on July 15, 2013 regarding the appointment of Mr. Subash Nirola as Acting Chief Executive Officer of Nepal Tourism Board. In his verdict, Acting Chief Justic Mr. Damodar Prasad Sharma also revoked the decision made by a Justice of Appellate Court Patan on August 25, 2013 challenging the decision made by 187th Meeting of Executive Committee of Nepal Tourism Board and ordered not to implement it. With this decision, Mr. Nirola now becomes Acting CEO of Nepal Tourism Board. With this appoint, he has now also become the Member Secretary of Nepal Tourism Board. Prior to this, he had been working in the capacity of Officiating Chief Executive Officer of Nepal Tourism Board. Mr. Nirola joined the Nepal Tourism Board as a Director in 2000 and was senior most Director prior to being appointed as Officiating CEO.
Commenting about it, Mr. Nirola says that he respects the decision of the Supreme Court and believes that there is the rule of law in the country. He said that he is fully committed to promote Nepal’s tourism in different level. Mr. Nirola did a Master of Arts in Leadership from Bellevue University, USA.