KATHMANDU — Ruling coalition Rastriya Prajatantra Party-Nepal (RPP-Nepal) on Monday asked Prime Minister KP Oli to sack Assistant Minister for Federal Affairs and Local Development Biraj Bahadur Bista.
The work execution committee of the party today decided to communicate with PM Oli to sack Bista, accusing him of acting against the party’s welfare and unity.
The party’s decided to review Bista referring to his involvement in the activities that could hamper the party’s overall progress and unity, the party’s co-spokesman Mohan Shrestha said.
The work execution committee of the party had looked for clarification from Bista accusing him of going against the party.
Earlier, the party central committee meeting held at Birgunj had decided to suspend Bista’s father and co-executive of the party Keshar Bahadur Bista even from the party’s general membership.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