The meeting of the ruling — Nepali Congress and CPN-UM — that held at prime minister’s official residence, Baluwatar on Thursday have decide to hold ‘decisive talks’ with the 30-party alliance led by UCPN-Maoist by tomorrow.
The meeting, however, concluded that they would not wait for the opposition alliance for a long time in the name consensus.
The meeting also decided to resume talks in regards to issues of the constitution from the point the parleys between the ruling and the opposition parties derailed on January 19. The meeting also decided to table the nine-point proposal during the discussions with the alliance.
During the meeting, the UML leaders denounced the opposition alliance of trying to hold the country hostage to uncertainty in the name of consensus.Follow @gorkhapost
13 injured after truck rams two buses
CHITWAN — At least 13 persons were injured when a truck rammed two passenger buses heading towards Pyuthan and Birgunj from Kathmandu at Nau Kilo area this morning.
Three among the injured are reported to be in critical condition. The accident took place at 3:20 am at Ichhakamana rural municipality–6, according to District Police Office, Chitwan.
The Pyuthan–bound bus (Na 4 Kha 6591) and Birgunj–bound bus (Na 7 Kha 5023) were rammed by a truck (Lu 1 Kha 5294) en route to Pokhara from Bhairahawa.
Among the injured 12 are from the Pyuthan – bound bus including its driver and the truck driver. Two are undergoing treatment at the Chitwan Medical College while 11 are being treated at the Purano Medical College.
The truck driver Krishna Chaudhary, 41, from Chiruri of Kapilvastu, Sabidevi Gharti Magar, 60, of Khalanga of Pyuthan and Pabitra Gharti Magar, 27, of Naugiritar of Pyuthan are in critical condition.Follow @gorkhapost