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.
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”.