KATHMANDU — The big three political parties and agitating Untied Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF) have agreed to form a special political mechanism to determine the issue of demarcation of provincial boundaries.
During a meeting called by Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli at his official residencein Baluwatar on Friday, the task forces of the big three political parties have decided to make an utmost attempt to form the separate political mechanism before the PM’s India visit.
Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is scheduled a five-day official visit to India beginning February 19.
The meeting of the task forces of major parties and UDMF was called for the first time after the Front formally announced to end the four-and-half-month border blockade, general strike and other forms of protests on Monday.
PM congratulates Nepali national cricket team
KATHMANDU— Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has congratulated Nepali national cricket team for being able to clinch the International T20 series.
PM Oli in a tweet extended best wishes and congratulations saying he was very happy to know Nepal’s win over the UAE by 14 runs in the third match of the series.
Winning T20 series is another landmark success for Nepali cricket, he said, adding, “It is big achievement for Nepal’s cricket. I would like to heartily congratulate entire members of Nepali cricket squad”.