UCPN-Maoist Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal met Dr Govinda KC at the Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital in Maharajgunj on Monday morning.
Following the meeting, Dahal said he would urge Prime Minister Sushil Koirala to address the 10-point demands set forth by Dr KC at the soonest.
The veteran orthopedic specialist started his fifth hunger strike for as long as nine days demanding execution of the past understandings signed with him.
“As Dr KC’s strike is for eliminating corruption, our party supports it,” the Maoist Chairman said.
Civil service employees disagree ordinance
RUPANDEHI- The Nepal Civil Service Employees Union (Association) Province-5 has expressed discontent on the employees’ adjustment ordinance brought out by the government.
Noting that the employees’ adjustment ordinance was introduced against the common understanding of the employees, the committee on Monday submitted a 12-point memorandum to the federal government through Province-5 Chief Minister and Office of Council of Ministers.
It may be noted that a 22-point common concept was submitted to the government through Chief Secretary of the federal government after holding discussions among national level trade unions of civil service. The discussion was coordinated by the authentic trade union of civil service employees.
The committee has expressed disagreement on the issuance of employees adjustment ordinance-2018 against the share concerns against the shared concept of the employees.
The Nepal Civil Service Employees Union (Association) has been insisting on the government to adjust employees as per the Adjustment Act-2074 and immediately enforce the voluntary retirement plan as per the Clause 13 of the Act.
A team headed by Association Province-5 Chairperson Madan Gautam had submitted the memorandum to Secretary of Chief Minister and Council of Minister, Basanta Adhikari.Follow @gorkhapost