KATHMANDU — Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) is set to finalize the location for its central office within the next two days.
The central offices of the then CPN (UML) and CPN (Maoist Centre) were inspected on Friday.
CPN’s central member, Krishna Gopal Shrestha, said the central office could be located at Dhumbarahi while the people’s class organizations’ office could be located at Paris Danda.
The party will be formulating policy and criteria on nominating new members in the 421 member Central Committee (CC), which could also be finalized in the next two weeks.
CPN, which has a 45 – member Standing Committee, does not have a politburo. It has already formed a nine-member Secretariat.
Lawmaker and Office Secretary Shrestha added that CPN will hold its Parliamentary Party meeting at the International Convention Centre beginning at 11 am today.
2 killed, 5 injured in tractor accident
HETAUDA — Two persons were killed and five others were seriously injured after a tractor fell off the road last evening at Panchpandav village in Bagmati Rural Municipality-4, Makawanpur.
Police said that 50-year-olds Hem Kumar Shrestha and Bakhat Rai of Hariharpur Rural Municipality in Sindhuli district lost their lives in the fatal accident.
Shrestha died on the spot while Rai breathed his last on the way to a hospital in Hetauda, police added. The tractor (Na 6 Ta 442) was heading to Sindhuli district from Phawarbari in Makawanpur by supplying construction materials.
Those seriously hurt in the incident are Shivamaya Magar, Shakti Rai, Mohan Rai, Krishna Rai and Tilak Rai. The incident site is near Makawanpur-Sindhuli border along Dharan-Chatara road section.