KATHMANDU — Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli won’t resign in spite of main coalition partner CPN (Maoist Center) decided to withdraw support to government.
Prime minister’s Press Advisor, Pramod Dahal said that the Prime Minister won’t resign, but would rather face no-confidence motion at the parliament.
PM Oli has started preparations to face the no-confidence motion in the parliament instead of resigning after Maoist pullout, according to him.
UML has called a standing committee meet at 6 pm today.
Meanwhile, PM Oli has started discussions with his honchos over the future course of action to be adopted by the government.
Oli has also called the meeting of the ruling alliance after the major ally CPN Maoist Centre withdrew its support from the coalition government.Follow @gorkhapost
1 killed, 2 injured in Dhading truck mishap
DHADING — One person was killed while two other seriously injured when a truck fell from Hugdi Khola Bridge in Rorang-10, Benighat along the Prithvi Highway on Wednesday.
The truck (Na 5 Kha 1568) en-route to Chitwan from Kathmandu fell off the bridge to Hugdi Khola (river) on Wednesday afternoon.
The deceased has been identified as 23-year-old Sher Bahadur Magar,23, of Madhya Bindu Municipality-10, according to police. Magar died on the course of treatment at a Malekhu-based hospital, informed Area Police Office, Gajuri.
Those injured in the incident are Manoj Ale 25, of Arunkhola, Nawalparasi and Megh Bahadur Gharti of Sitakganga Municipality in Arghakhanchi district have been sent to Kathmandu for further medical treatment.Follow @gorkhapost