Constitution Day being observed today (With photos and video)
KATHMANDU: Constitution Day is being observed with various programs across the country today. The day marks the promulgation of the constitution written by the people’s representatives from the Constituent Assembly on 20 September 2015.
The present constitution is the seventh written constitution of Nepal, which has aimed to establish socialism via citizen’s socioeconomic and cultural rights. It bears special significance for it was promulgated by the Constituent Assembly that was based on the second people’s movement, peace accord and peace process.
The peace accord was signed earlier between the seven political parties and the rebellious CPN-Maoist.
Importantly, it has formally institutionalized the new system of federal democratic republic with the abolition of the unitary system and monarchy.
A special function is being organized at the Army Pavilion at Tundikhel. RSS