KATHMANDU — Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has returned home on Sunday after completing his three-day official visit to neighbouring India.
Upon his arrival at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu,PM Oli was received by House of Representatives Speaker Krishna Bahadur Mahara along with other officials.
Speaking to reporters after arrival, Oli said Nepal’s relation with India has improved following his visit. He said Nepal had always wanted to maintain good ties with India and relation between the two sides won’t turn sour until someone spoils it.
Oli said the two sides had agreed to implement the past pacts signed between the two countries.
PM Oli,after assuming office, had embarked on his first foreign state visit to India leading a 45-member delegation team, on the invitation of Indian PM Narendra Modi.
Oli held meeting with senior Indian political figures including the Indian president, PM and other political leaders.Follow @gorkhapost
Dahal says discussion about party unification process positive
KATHMANDU — CPN Maoist Center Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachand has said the bilateral discussions regarding the unification between the party and CPN-UML are heading positively.
Chair Dahal apprised the extended meeting held today at his Khumaltar-based private residence of the progress in the unification process.
Talking to media persons following the meeting, party Spokesperson Pampha Bhusal said that time would be taken for uniting the parties.
“The date for the unification cannot be declared right now,” she said while stressing the need to make no haste on the matter of making a new party by merging two political parties.
According to Spokesperson Bhusal, party chair Dahal briefed the meeting about his discussions with the UML chair regarding party unification committee’s reports.
Stating that bilateral talks and discussions on the political and organisational issues were heading positively, leader Dahal assured the meeting that merging process was going ahead to ensure the unification as per the interests of both parties and the nation, according to Spokesperson Bhusal.Follow @gorkhapost