MORANG — Nepali Congress leader Krishna Prasad Sitaula has said that the Nepali Congress joining the incumbent government was only a rumor.
Talking to media persons at Biratnagar Airport today, Sitaula clarified that the NC would not join the incumbent government in the present context, expressing dissatisfaction over the works of the government.
He also stressed the need of national unity for constitution implementation and post quake reconstruction task. The NC leader further said that the NC being the largest party would take initiatives to maintain unity among major political parties.
Sitaula said that his party would be involved for resolving Madhes agitation, implementation of the new constitution and economic prosperity of the country from the first meeting after the election of the parliamentary party leader.
Stating that problems would not be resolved through agitation, he urged the Madhesi Morcha to find an outlet through discussion and talks.
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”.