BHAKTAPUR — Former Prime Minister and Naya Shakti Nepal coordinator Dr Baburam Bhattarai said that all should accept the new constitution as it was drafted with hard efforts.
Speaking at an interaction organised in Thimi of Bhaktapur to formally declare the Naya Shakti a political party on Sunday, Bhattarai urged all to work for the implementation of Constitution.
He also said that rights of Madhesi, indigenous, Janajatis, women and impoverished community should be ensured through an amendment to the Constitution.
Saying a stable government was the need of the hour, he said that a provision should be introduced to elect President through a direct election system.
He was of the view that national sovereignty and independence should be safeguarded while striking balanced relations between India and China by serving as a dynamic bridge between the two neighbors.
PM congratulates Nepali national cricket team
KATHMANDU— Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has congratulated Nepali national cricket team for being able to clinch the International T20 series.
PM Oli in a tweet extended best wishes and congratulations saying he was very happy to know Nepal’s win over the UAE by 14 runs in the third match of the series.
Winning T20 series is another landmark success for Nepali cricket, he said, adding, “It is big achievement for Nepal’s cricket. I would like to heartily congratulate entire members of Nepali cricket squad”.