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Govt will run for full five years: Dahal




KATHMANDU — Nepal Communist Party’s Co-chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has reiterated that the incumbent government will run for full five years.

Speaking at a program organised by Nepal National Industry Trade Association to mark its 12th anniversary in Kathmandu on Thursday, former Prime Minister Dahal added that the government would run for five years comfortably as it has received the public mandate for the same adding that era of unstable government went away after the unification of two major communist forces.

Chair Dahal argued that they will not miss the opportunity to lead nation on the way to prosperity as the communist party has got a majority in federal, provincial and local levels.

On another note, chair Dahal shared that the government policy and program have paved a clear way for the development targeting upcoming five years.

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He added that the budget will focus on infrastructure development and social sector.
Saying the unity is above power accumulation to stabilize politics, he said no force would intervene and make the unity fall apart.

Referring to the main opposition Nepali Congress attending the all-party meeting held in Baluwatar on Wednesday saying reportedly the unification would help stabilize politics and bring development, he urged all to work for the economic development of the country.

“Independent and self-reliant economy will lead the country towards prosperity. To that end, foreign investment, skills and technologies are also needed,” he said.

UML General Secretary Bishnu Poudel said new doors of opportunities have been opened in the country with the beginning of political stability.

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176 trafficked Nepalis rescued from Indo-Myanmar border

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KATHMANDU — At least 176 Nepali men and women, who were being trafficked into Myanmar, have been rescued by Manipur police and activists from different parts of Manipur, a northeastern state of India, in the last two days.

On their second day of rescue operation, the Tengnoupal police have rescued atleast 20 Nepalis including 5 women and 15 men, from a Hotel in Moreh town,Imphal Free Press, an English-language daily published from Manipur has reported.

The Moreh police have rescued as many as 60 nationals of Nepal including 45 women and 15 men.

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Earlier, over 105 Nepali women were rescued from Moreh and Imphal, the report stated.

The police team have also arrested the main suspect in the trafficking case identified as Madan Kumar Kharel, 52, Hailing from 07 Prithvinagar, Jhapa, Nepal.

The accused is reportedly responsible for bringing 20 of the 40 Nepali girls who were rescued from Moreh on Friday.

Meanwhile, Police also rescued 51 Nepalis from Imphal including 38 women and 13 men during Saturday rescue operations.

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