CHITWAN — Chairperson of the Communist Party of Nepal (CPN), Pushpa Kamal Dahal, has said that executive president was not the agenda of the present time.
Speaking at a news conference organised by Press Chautari Nepal and Press Centre, Chitwan, here today, Chairman Dahal, who was elected as a lawmaker from Chitwan Constituency no 3, said it was the time of good governance, development and prosperity.
He further said that the incumbent government has unveiled the budget, which will gradually bring the national economy in balance and addressed the most of the issues mentioned in the party’s manifesto.
The CPN Chairman said that discussion was underway to bring Rastriya Janata Party (RJP) on board the incumbent government.
He said although the regulations is silent over the issue of lawmakers charged with crime, the parties have agreed to include word ‘suspend’ in the Act.
Chairman Dahal also clarified that the government would take stern action against the contractors failing to complete the works on time.Follow @gorkhapost
Maha Astami being observed today
KATHMANDU- Today Maha Astami festival is being observed throughout the country by the Hindus.
On this day, people offer special worship to the goddesses Mahakali, Mahalaxmi and Maha Saraswati. They also sacrifice goats and roosters.
People who do not sacrifice animals, offers sacrifices of various vegetables and fruits in place of animals.
Special Durgapuja and prayer ceremonies are held at the Dasain Ghars. People also worship weapons, vehicles and machines.
On this day, a special Kalaratri worship is held at midnight at the Dashain Ghar of Hanumandhoka in the capital city.Follow @gorkhapost