Industrialist Indra Bhakta Passes Away

30 January 2015

Prominent Industrialist and founder of Nepal Chamber Commerce and Federation of Nepalese Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FNCCI) Indra Bhakta Shrestha has died. A legendary figure in Nepal’s industrial sector, Shrestha also headed FNCCI and NCI.

Father of former president of FNCCI Rabi Bhakta Shrestha, late Shrestha made an enormous contribution in industrialization of Nepal. Unlike others, late Shrestha always maintained a low profile.

Late Shrestha’s contribution in Nepal’s industrial sector was immense. “ Late Shrestha was a pioneer industrialist of Nepal. His contribution to modernize Nepal’s industrial and trade sector was immense,” said Rajesh Kazi Shrestha, president of Nepal Chamber of Commerce in a program organized to pay tribute to him.

Born in Kathmandu, Shrestha also played a very prominent role in the political change of 2007