Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ has said that he has already proposed to reduce the number of ministries in the provinces and cut expenses and accordingly the number of ministries has been reduced in some provinces.
The Prime Minister said this while talking to a team of ministers, parliamentarians and leaders of the province under the leadership of Sudurpaschim Chief Minister Rajendrasinh Rawal on Monday morning.
In the discussion held in Baluwatar, the Prime Minister said, “Provinces are autonomous levels in themselves. How they should work is clear in the constitution itself. The Center should not interfere unnecessarily, nor do we. However, we are aware of public complaints that due to the bad structure of the province, administrative expenses have increased and financial governance has not been maintained. However, it is necessary to make it transparent and frugal.
The Prime Minister has decided to make only 10 percent of the number of MPs in the province as ministers and accordingly some provinces have reduced the number of ministries. He said that it will maintain financial discipline and good governance, the grievances of the people towards the province will be addressed.
The Prime Minister said that he would soon leave for the on-site inspection of projects of national pride and other big plans.