KATHMANDU — UCPN-Maoist Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal and Speaker Onsari Gharti on Wednesday visited Maoist leader Barshaman Pun, who is undergoing treatment at the Sukhumvit Samitivej Hospital in Bangkok.
Speaker Onsari Gharti is the spouse of leader Pun.
Upon their arrival in Bangkok, former Prime Minister Dahal and Speaker Gharti were received by Nepal’s Ambassador to Thailand Khagaraj Adhikari. Dahal is accompanied by his spouse Sita also.
Dahal and Gharti had traveled to the Thai capital earlier Wednesday to meet the leader, who apparently experiences genetic hyperbilirubinemia (jaundice).
Pun was flown to Bangkok after his health deteriorated even after he was treated in Gurgaon-based Medanta City Hospital of India.Follow @gorkhapost
Govt forms 5-member committee to probe Khursid’s murder
KATHMANDU — The government has formed a 5-member committee led by an SSP Kishor Dahal to investigate into the murder of Khursid Ansari,the operator and principal of Raiyab Boarding School at Harinagar, Sunsari.
Other members include SP Ramesh Kumar Thamsu (APF), Tulsi Prasai (Deputy Director, National Investigation Department) Rabindra Acharya (under-secretary, Ministry of Internal Affairs and Law) and Rajan Pandey, administrative officer of Sunsari.
The team will be required to present its report on the case within 15 days.
An unidentified persons, suspected of Indian nationals came in motorcycle with Indian number plate, had shot Ansari on Thursday.Follow @gorkhapost