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.
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”.