KATHMANDU — President Bidya Devi Bhandari and Vice-President Nanda Bahadur Pun have expressed best wishes to all Nepalis living at home and abroad on the occasion of the New Year 2074 BS.
In a message today on the occasion of New Year 2074 BS, President Bhandari has said that we have the responsibility on our shoulder to make the nation prosperous, developed and self-reliant on our own through proper utilization of sufficient natural resources and moving the journey of socio-economic prosperity ahead in the country together with the historical achievements received from the political changes.
The President has wished one and all for a happy and productive year saying that time has come to move the nation ahead with new thoughts, style and destination. The President has said that the first priority of ours was the institutional strengthening of democracy and has urged all Nepalis to make contributions from their sides for its strengthening.
On the occasion, she has extended best wishes for the happiness, peace, long-life, goodwill and harmony wishing for national unity and prosperity.
In a similar message, Vice-President Nanda Bahadur Pun has wished for a developed and prosperous nation with socio-economic transformation and constitution’s implementation saying that attention of all would be the common agenda of nation building.
The Vice-president has said that no one should be deprived of right to vote by taking part in the local level elections ‘to decide the locals’ fate on their own’ that was achieved after the long struggle.
The Vice-President has also extended best wishes all Nepali brothers and sisters wishing for their happiness, peace, good health, solidarity and continued progress and prosperity.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