KATHMANDU — Nepali Congress General Secretary Krishna Prasad Sitaula has announced the candidacy for the post of party president.
Organising a press conference in Battisputali of Kathmandu today, Sitaula and the panel announced the candidacy.
Gagan Kumar Thapa will vie for the post of general secretary and leader Umakanta Chaudhary will compete for the treasurer’s post from Sitaula’s panel.
Earlier, the party’s central leader Sujata Koirala had announced candidacy for the party’s top post.Follow @gorkhapost
Two died and eight injured in accident
KATHMANDU—Today morning, Two died and eight injured when the microbus (Ba 3 Kha 4042) and minibus (Lu 1 Kha 4194) collided each other in Myagade Rural Municipality-4 of Tanahu district.
Police has identified the deceased as Chija Kumari Batas of 50 and Saraswati Kunawar of 35.
The injured passengers of Microbus are identified as microbus driver Tul Bahadur BK, Sabila Khan Namuk Miya, Chandra Bhandari, Bindu Maya Thapa, Kamala Sura and Satyakala Neupane.
The cause of the accident is not identified yet.Follow @gorkhapost