NAWALPARASI — The inaugural session of the First National General Convention of Tarai Madhes Loktantrik Party (TMLP) today will be attended by dignitaries from home and abroad.
The session is slated to start at 11 am and will be participated by political party leaders from foreign countries, European Union representatives and diplomats, TMLP senior Vice Chairman, Hridayesh Tripathi said.
Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli and Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba will extend their wishes at the inaugural session, TMLP-Nawalparasi Vice Chairman, Puran Chaudhary said.
The inaugural session to be held at Adarsha Higher Secondary School premises at Parasi will end at 5 pm. The closing session will also take place at the same venue.
A total of 1,500 representatives and observers from across the country will take part in the session. The security in the district has been beefed up for the TMLP general convention.
The election of the party’s office bearers will take place under direct electoral system, it is learnt. The convention will end on June 22 after electing a new leadership.
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”.