State Is Responsible to make Sustainable Reconciliation: Judge Upadhyaya

  August 20, 2016 By: INSEC

A senior judge and chairman of reconciliation Council, Baidhya Nath Upadhyaya said that it is state’s responsibility to make sustainable and affective reconciliation of dispute within the community as a role of policy in reconciliation is effective.

Speaking at the discussion program at Chaughada in August 20 on community reconciliation, Upadhyaya said that Nepal’s constitution has adopted the reconciliation policy.

He stressed that those who are working for reconciliation must give their attention especially to those women who are poor, victim and are under privileged. “ Except serious or criminal cases others can be solved through reconciliation”, he said.

Speaking at the program, SC registrar She Kanta Paudel said that the new constitution has a provision to keep at least one reconciliation centre in each Municipality.

The constitution has prioritised reconciliation concept because dispute and conflict inflicted place cannot speed up development said Reshmi Raj Pandey of local development ministry.

Nawa Deep Shrestha