Nepal Today

Saturday, September 29, 2012

UPDATE PM, PRESIDENT ATTEND INDRA JATRA FESTIVITIES Kathmandu, 29 SePt.: Prime Minister baburam Bhattarai attended the Indra Jatra festival festival at Basntapur Saturday. President Dr. Ram Baran Yadav also attended.. Nnnn MINISTER MAHOTO SAYS NATIONAL GOVT. POSSIBLE BEFORE DASAINT . Kathmandu, 29 Sept.: Minister for Health and Population Rajendra Mahato has said the formation of a national consensus government would be possible before the Dashain if all the political parties reached to an agreement to that end, RSS reports from Bhadrapur.. Speaking at a face-to-face programme organised by Reporters' Club, Mechi on Saturday, Minister Mahato said although the UCPN-Maoist is serious towards forging national consensus and working accordingly, the Nepali Congress and CPN-UML have been causing obstructions for this. "The Constituent Assembly was dissolved without giving the nation new constitution because of the Congress and UML", claimed Mahato, adding that new constitution with guarantee of federalism is the dream of Nepali people and fresh election could be adopted or the dissolved CA could be revived for a few days to meet the people's expectation. "The government is committed to close those health institutes operating illegally", said the health minister and pledged to take action against proprietors of such illegal health institutes. He added that the CPN-Maoist decision of preventing vehicles with Indian number plates from plying on Nepali territory and halting a release of Hindi movies is an 'anti-Madhes move' and such move would jeopardize the friendly relations existing between the two neighbours. nnnn UML ASKS FOR SUPPORT FOR ANTI-GOVT. PROTESTSgovt protest Kathmandu, 29 Sept.: The CPN-UML has appealed to various professional and business organizations to help make the anti-government demonstration scheduled for October 5 Successful, RSS reports.. Speaking at a programme held at the party┬┤s central office in Balkhu on Saturday, CPN-UML Chairman Jhalanath Khanal said the present government is an obstacle to national consensus and has failed to check increasing market price and corruption. He also expected cooperation of all professions and sectors to the grand demonstration to be held in the capital coming Friday. Likewise, addressing a gathering of literati at the UML office today, UML Secretary Shanker Pokharel claimed that the demonstration would be largest than the previous ones. Nnnn


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