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10 provinces? Maybe, Dahal tells Nefin team

Posted on: Friday, Jan 13, 2017

in an apparent bid to address the concerns of Madhesi and Janajati forces, through an amendment to the constitution. While talking to the newly elected team of Nepal Federation of Indigenous Nationalities (Nefin) on Thursday, Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal …

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.