Amendment, election side by side: PM

Published On: February 3, 2017 || 2073 माघ 21 शुक्रबार , at 10:20 PM

Kathmandu-  Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal told the United Democratic Madhesi Front leaders that government was for taking the constitution amendment and local body election side by side. He urged the UDMF not to take it otherwise.

prachandaPM Dahal held a meeting with the UDMF leaders on Friday after they showed dissatisfaction with the government activity at a time when the election related bills were passed and the Election Commission was also written for the necessary preparations.

According to chief political advisor to PM, Chakrapani Khanal, the discussion focused how to proceed with the amendment bill and hold local level election by coming Jestha.

Attending in the meeting, Co-Chairman of the Federal Socialist Forum Nepal, Ashok Kumar Rai, said they were not ready to go for election until the constitution was revised and amended. RSS