KATHMANDU — Nepali Congress (NC) on Monday began consultations to change its Parliamentary Party statute.
NC is preparing to hold elections for the post of its PP leader as the position has been lying vacant following the demise of former NC President Sushil Koirala.
The election to the post of PP leader is scheduled for April 6 and the election to NC PP committee will take place on April 8.
It has been learned that NC President Sher Bahadur Deuba and senior leader Ram Chandra Poudel are vying for the post of PP leader.
Meanwhile, the NC leaders at the meeting of the Parliamentary Party Committee today said that the proposal to amend the statute will be sent to the party’s Central Working Committee meeting, scheduled to be held today itself, for approval.
NC consults experts on govt’s policies and programs
KATHMANDU — The main opposition party, Nepali Congress, has taken suggestions from experts regarding the government’s policies and programs.
A meeting of the Nepali Congress parliamentary party convened at the parliamentary party’s office in Singha Durbar today consulted with the economists and former bureaucrats on the policies and programs of the government.
The government presented its policies and programs for the fiscal year 2018/19 in the Federal Parliament on Monday.
Deliberations will be held on the policies and programs in the House of Representatives and the National Assembly from Wednesday.
NC leader Dilendra Prasad Badoo, talking to the National News Agency, RSS, said that the meeting reviewed the government’s policies and programs and also discussed on issues the party would speak on in parliament.
Before this, the Nepali Congress had decided to put its views in parliament by forming thematic committees.Follow @gorkhapost