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The government had decided to increase the numbers of local units in order to bring the agitating Madhesi parties on board the second phase local polls scheduled for June 14. The government decision followed the recommendation of a taskforce led by Deputy …

He claimed that the government took the decision in its bid to forge consensus with the agitating Madhesi parties. In response, the EC commissioners reminded the PM that the EC was prepared to hold local level elections at once in all 744 local levels on …

EC rejects PM’s request to increase local units

Posted on: Monday, May 22, 2017

The new party was formed by merging the Tarai Madhes Democratic Party, Sadbhavana Party, National Madhes Socialist Party, Madhesi People’s Rights Forum-Republican, Tarai Madhes Sadbhavana Party and Federal Sadbhavana Party. Previously, the EC had given …

About Mithila

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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