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Constitution of Nepal, 2072 - Preliminary Draft (Unofficial Translation in English)
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PREAMBLE:

We, the sovereignty and state authority inherent people of Nepal,

Internalizing the sovereign right of the people and right to autonomy and self-rule and preserving the sovereignty, independence, territorial integrity, independence and prestige of Nepal;

Remembering the proud history of historical movements, armed struggle, and sacrifice done by the Nepali people time and again for national interest, democracy and progressive change, and respecting the martyrs, disappeared and victimized citizens;

Ending all forms of discrimination and suppression created by feudal, tyrannical, centralized and unitary state mechanism;

Determining to create society based on equity on the basis of proportional inclusive and
participatory principles to preserve and promote unity among diversity, socio-cultural solidarity, tolerance and harmony by internalizing the characteristics with multiethnic, multilingual, multi-religious, multicultural and geographical diversities, and to ensure economic equality, prosperity and social justice by ending class-based, ethnic, regional, lingual, religious, gender-based and all forms of caste-based untouchability;

Expressing commitment to create foundation of socialism by adopting democratic values and
norms including the people's competitive multi-party democratic system of governance, civil liberties, fundamental rights, human rights, adult franchise, periodic elections, freedom of the press, independent, impartial and capable judiciary and concepts of the rule of law;

Hereby declare, to fulfill the aspirations of sustainable peace, good governance, development and prosperity by means of federal democratic republican system of governance, the promulgation of this constitution through Constituent Assembly.

Publisher: Constitution Drafting Committee/Constituent Assembly Secretariat (CDC/CA)
Publisher:
CDC/CA ,   (2015 )
Type / Script:
Draft in English
Keywords:
CONSTITUTIONS, CONSTITUTIONAL LAW, CITIZENSHIP, FEDERAL DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC SYSTEM, FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS, DUTIES, SOVEREIGNTY, STATE RESPONSIBILITY, STATE POLICIES, STATE PRINCIPLES, STATE STRUCTURE, DISTRIBUTION OF STATE POWER, FEDERAL GOVERNMENT, DECENTRALIZATION IN GOVERNMENT, PRESIDENT, VICE-PRESIDENT, EXECUTIVE POWER, LEGISLATIVE BODIES, JUDICIAL POWER, COURTS, INDEPENDENCE, TERRITORIAL INTEGRITY, EQUITY
Thematic Group:
 UN : International Peace and Security
Thesaurus:
01.07.00  -  General And National Law
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