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Sharma is promoting his election campaign by organizing health camps. Political observers say that it will be much easier for the NC to woo voters from the Tharu-Madhesi majority areas after influential leader of the region, Bijay Kumar Gachchhadar …

But if at all they do so that could only help the radical elements to foster. Mural in Kathmandu made by the Madhesi Rashtriya Mukti Morcha The formation of alliances is a new culture in Nepalese politics. One of the most important factors that united the …

The FSF-N and the RJP of the Madhesi groups are demanding 35 percent of the parliamentary seats and 40 percent of the provincial seats in the first past the post system. 35 percent comes to 58 out of a total of 165 seats and 40 percent comes to 132 of the …

Leftist alliance is a threat to nation: Nepal PM

Posted on: Tuesday, Oct 31, 2017

It has thrown flak at the party for its lust for power. “CPN-UML previously termed the Madhes movement as a protest for disintegration and issued inappropriate comments against Madhesi people.” The manifesto reads. Apart from it, NC has come forward with …

“CPN-UML previously termed Madhes movement as a protest for disintegration and issued inappropriate comments against Madhesi people is now gradually falling into a trap of extremism and fake nationalism,” the manifesto reads. Apart from it, the Nepali …

Nepali Stalinist parties form a new alliance

Posted on: Tuesday, Oct 31, 2017

However, that constitution has faced severe criticism from the parties based on ethnic minorities, including the Madhesi and Janajati, for alleged discrimination against their communities. To placate the minorities and end violent protests, the government …

NC’s proposal for an alliance in limited seats has drawn mixed reaction from the Madhesi parties. While FSFN leaders appear positive on the proposal, RJPN has insisted on the need for a pre-poll alliance. “The pre-poll alliance looks difficult as NC has …

Chances of Cong alliance with SSF-N, RJP-N slim

Posted on: Saturday, Oct 28, 2017

A Congress leader told the Post requesting anonymity that Madhesi leaders were demanding more seats than their strength in Province 2. Initially, the two Madhes-based parties had demanded 24 seats. But later they said they were ready to form an alliance …

During his stint at the NC, Gachhadhar had won the 1991, 1994 and 1999 elections. After that, he joined the Upendra Yadav-led Madhesi Janadhikar Forum and won the elections held in 2007. Gachhadhar had formed Nepal Loktantrik Forum after parting ways with …

The party, according to leaders involved in manifesto drafting, will also highlight the efforts the party would make to amend the constitution in a bid to reach out to Madhesi voters. “In the past also, we tried to amend the constitution. But we failed …

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Mithila is an ancient cultural region of South Nepal and North India lying between the lower ranges of the Himalayas and the Ganges River. The Nepal border cuts across the top fringe of this region. The Gandak and Kosi Rivers are rough western and eastern boundaries of Mithila. The Ramayana records a dynastic marriage between Prince Rama of Ayodhya and Sita, the daughter of Raja Janak of Mithila. The town of Janakpur, in the northern Nepali section of Mithila, is believed to be Janak's old capital.

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