When the country got Mr. Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachanda as the new prime minister, Hon. Mr. Gaurishangar Chaudhary got appointed as Minister for Agriculture. Probably the youngest Minister in Dahal's cabinet is representing Kailali-3 in the parliament. Nepal Veterinary Association today welcomed the new minister and congratulated him. In the congratulatory note Association wished for betterment of Animal Health sector of the country. NVA also urged to recognise the Veterinary sector from the Ministry by suitable nomenclature in Ministry's name highlighting the Animal Husbandry sector.
Cabinet is yet to formalise the merger of Agriculture and Animal Husbandry Ministry.