KATHMANDU — CPN (Maoist Center) has chosen to form a consensus government under its own leadership.
A politburo meeting of the CPN-Maoist Center Thursday decided to form a consensus government to resolve the present issues confronting the country.
As per an official statement issued by the party here Thursday, the party decided to take the initiative to form a national consensus government to remaining tasks of the peace process, expedite the reconstruction works ,to hold elections for political structures and to address the concerns of agitating Madhesi, Janajati and Tharu forces.
Maoist Center Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal said that, in spite of the decision, the party would not immediately pull its support to the present government.
The decision of the party comes after some persuasive CPN (Maoist Center) leaders squeezed the party initiative to stop KP Oli-led government contending that it was dawdling on the usage of 9-point agreement reached between the two ruling parties.
Senior CPN-MC leader Narayan Kaji Shrestha said his party reached the conclusion that national consensus government was the need of hour and his party would attempt efforts for the same.
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”.