Chairperson of Film Development Board (FDB), Nikita Poudel, resigned from the post on Tuesday.
Chairperson Poudel said she submitted her resignation to Minister for Communications and Information Technology, Gokul Prasad Baskota, to be effective from tomorrow.
She said that she would be devoted to social service the in days ahead. Poudel was appointed Chairperson of the Board on December 11, 2017.
Three of the five people, who died after a passenger bus heading towards Kathmandu from Kakarvitta of Jhapa met with an accident and fell into the Trishuli river this morning, have been identified. Of them four died on the spot while one died on the way to hospital, police said.