Posts tagged ‘Bhattarai



Yadav, Bhattarai oppose 240 constituencies

Posted on: Monday, Jul 17, 2017

The discussions on continuing with the existing 240 constituencies were floated by Nepali Congress leaders, claiming that making changes in the constituencies could trigger further conflicts when the Madhesi and Janajati forces have been struggling against …

He is now in power and he formed the government with the promise of resolving the federalism issue, passing the amendments that the Madhesi people want to be passed – that hasn’t happened yet. Now we have local elections announced for the middle of May.

They also stated that the ongoing protest being staged by the United Democratic Madhesi Front cadres was necessary and have also expressed that they would join the UDMF in their protest.

They also stated that the ongoing protest being staged by the United Democratic Madhesi Front cadres was necessary and have also expressed that they would join the UDMF in their protest.

Yadav, Bhattarai for revising amendment bill

Posted on: Tuesday, Jan 10, 2017

Yadav demanded that revision should be made in the bill as per the demands of the Federal Alliance and the Untied Democratic Madhesi Front. Former Prime Minister Bhattarai said he signed the constitution just because he wanted to frame a new constitution …

Bhattarai stresses unity among parties

Posted on: Saturday, Dec 24, 2016

Let’s discuss it with the UML so that demands raised by the agitating Madhesi, Tharu and other ethnic groups could be incorporated in the bill,” said Bhattarai, who is also former prime minister, at a function in Bharatpur on Friday.

Bhattarai, Thakur meet PM

Posted on: Saturday, Dec 17, 2016

The two leaders’ meeting with the PM comes in the backdrop of an informal understanding between the NSN and the United Democratic Madhesi Front to launch a joint stir if the government held local polls without ensuring passage of the constitution …

Bhattarai proposes joint struggle with Madhesi Morcha

Posted on: Thursday, Dec 15, 2016

He urged the Madhesi leaders to retaliate against the attempt to perpetuate status quo. “I tried to talk with you [Madhesi leaders] since I have been seeing indications that the proposal would not move ahead,” said a leader privy to the meeting.

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The statement comes at a time when the government is reportedly preparing to file an amendment proposal in a bid to convince the Federal Alliance and the United Democratic Madhesi Front, which have been protesting the Constitution since its promulgation in …

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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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