KATHMANDU — Chairman of as of late formed CPN (Maoist Center), Pushpa Kamal Dahal has tabled his political proposal at the party’s Central Committee (CC) meeting on Sunday.
Dahal in his proposal, stated that the 699 central members of the party would be tasked with the responsibility to conduct unity assembly in their respective provinces.
He also proposed work division among party office bearers, according to which, the party will have five deputy chairmen, one general secretary, two deputy general secretaries, three secretaries and a treasurer.
Dahal also presented a political report at the CC meeting, describing likely effects of the Maoist unity on the contemporary issues of national and global politics.
On May 19, total of 10 parties and groups following Maoist ideologies — including Dahal-led UCPN-Maoist, Ram Bahadur Thapa-led CPN-Revolutionary Maoist, Mani Thapa-led Revolutionary Communist Party and Matrika Yadav-led CPN (Maoist) — had merged to form the CPN (Maoist Center) under the leadership of Dahal.Follow @gorkhapost
Nirmala Panta’s murder accused held after 24 days
KANCHANPUR — Police in Kanchanpur have made public an accused arrested in connection with the murder of 13-year-old Nirmala Panta of Kanchanpur’s Bhimdatta Municipality.
Dilip Singh Bista, 41, of Baghphanta, Bhimdatta Municipality was made public at a press conference at the DPO. Bista was arrested on Saturday,according to the District Police Office Spokesperson Deputy Superintendent of Police Gyan Bahadur Sethi.
Nirmala was found dead in a sugarcane field on July 27, a day after she had gone to her friend’s home to get a notebook.
Bista,who was released from prison last year after serving nine years for murdering his brother-in-law Narayansingh Thapa, works as a daily-wage labourer.
According to Bista’s statement to police, he helped Nirmala fix her bicycle chain before raping and killing her on July 26. He told police that killed her to avoid being arrested again.Follow @gorkhapost