Nepal Intellectual Forum (NepIF) organized a program on 22nd October, 2012 (5th Kartik, 2068 B. S.) with the purpose of formulating annual work plan and exchanging best wishes on the auspicious occasion of Dashain, Tihar, Chhat and New Year of Nepal Sambat at Agriculture Research Center, Lumle. NepIF Chairperson Prof. Dr. Pashupati Nath Timalsena held the chairpersonship of the program. He offered best wishes to the participants with the expectation that they will provide suggestion regarding NepIF’s future Intellectual activities in an open manner. After that, program of introduction among the present intellectuals and exchange of best wishes was conducted. In the program NepIF’s working committee member as well as Director of Agriculture Research Centre, Lumle Mr. Yuvaraj Pandey delivered welcome speech and secretary Prof. Dr. Kedar Basnet informed about forum’s purpose of organizing the program.
During the second phase of the program, participants actively discussed and gave suggestions regarding the future activities of the forum. Participants of the program suggested that in coming days the forum should go together with local authority, prepare and publish members’ profile, enhance membership, formulate annual work plan, develop website and conduct intellectual seminar and research activities.
From the participants Prof. Dr. Bhawani Prasad Pandey, Prof. Dr. Debendra Bahadur Lamichhane, Prof. Dr. Yadav Sharma Gaudel, Prof. Dr. Gita Pradhan, Prof. Dr. Dil Bahadur Kshetri, Prof. Dr. Muni Raj Chhetri, Prof. Dr. Asok Kumar Jha, Dr. Narayan Dutta Nepal, Dr. Bishnu Prasad Poudel, Dr. Biswo Kallyan Parajuli, Dr. Shobha Kant Lamichhane, Dr. Karna Bir Poudel, Dr. Lekha Nath Bhattarai, Dr. Krishna Raj Adhikari, Dr.Yama Nath Timilsina, Dr. Mahesh Kumar Acharya, Dr. Saroj Koirala, Dr. Krishna K. C., Dr. Ananta Dhungana and Dr. Laxmi Sharan Adhikari gave their suggestions.