A motion of impeachment filed against Chief Justice of Nepal - South Asia Time

A motion of impeachment filed against Chief Justice of Nepal

 February 13, 2022  

Kathmandu — A motion of impeachment has been filed against the Chief Justice of Supreme Court of Nepal Cholendra Shumsher Rana.

Lawmakers from the government  coalition partners registered the impeachment proposal against CJ Rana at the Federal Parliament secretariat, today.

The proposal has signatures of close to 100 lawmakers.

Multiple calls have been made by various concerned units to impeach CJ Rana for violating the code of conduct, failing to maintain judicial environment at the SC and losing moral grounds, among other issues.

​​​​​The Nepal BAR Association has been protesting against Rana for over 100 days.