KATHMANDU, Feb 12: A 12-member executive committee was elected at the first national convention of National Youth Federation Nepal (NYFN) on February 9 in Jawalakhel, Lalitpur.
Representatives from 52 districts participated in the convention and the executive members will have a working tenure of three years.
Kabindra Burlakoti from Gorkha was elected President while Raju Bajiko from Bhaktapur was elected Vice President. Similarly, Lokraj Awasthi from Bajhang was elected General Secretary and Nikunj Bhandari from Jhapa and Pawan Adhikari from Dang as Secretaries. Sushila KC from Lalitpur was Treasurer elect while Madhav Lohani BK from Rupandehi, Parmeshwar Sah from Siraha, Bhadragol Kirati from Solukhumbu, Harka Bahadur Khadka from Bajhang, Nurakanta Neupane from Nawalparasi, Sujan Ghale from Dhading, and Tribhuwan BC from Surkhet were elected members.
NYFN is the umbrella organization of youth organizations all over Nepal. It has its offices in 69 districts and individuals as well as organizations can be members of the federation. NYFN recently organized Nepal Youth Forum 2013 from February 6 to8 in which 250 youths from 70 districts and 20 international delegates participated.