KATHMANDU —Director of Asia-Pacific Division of the Department of Political Affairs in UN New York Headquarters Subinay Nandy, who is currently on Nepal visit, called on UCPN-Maoist Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal on Thursday.
They discussed about contemporary political situation of the country, peace process, Constitution implementation and post-earthquake reconstruction during the meeting, according to the sources.
It is learnt that the duo also discussed the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) and Commission of Inquiry on Enforced Disappeared Persons (CIEDP).
In the meeting, Nandy asked Dahal, what kind of help Nepal required to take the peace process to a logical conclusion.
Dahal,in response, opined that Nepal might need help of the United Nations to conclude remaining works of the peace process through the TRC and CIEDP.Follow @gorkhapost
NC consults experts on govt’s policies and programs
KATHMANDU — The main opposition party, Nepali Congress, has taken suggestions from experts regarding the government’s policies and programs.
A meeting of the Nepali Congress parliamentary party convened at the parliamentary party’s office in Singha Durbar today consulted with the economists and former bureaucrats on the policies and programs of the government.
The government presented its policies and programs for the fiscal year 2018/19 in the Federal Parliament on Monday.
Deliberations will be held on the policies and programs in the House of Representatives and the National Assembly from Wednesday.
NC leader Dilendra Prasad Badoo, talking to the National News Agency, RSS, said that the meeting reviewed the government’s policies and programs and also discussed on issues the party would speak on in parliament.
Before this, the Nepali Congress had decided to put its views in parliament by forming thematic committees.Follow @gorkhapost