Tag: Federal Socialist Forum-Nepal

Forum warns of leaving govt

Kathmandu, February 5 The chief whip of Federal Socialist Forum-Nepal has warned that his party will leave the current government if it fails to correct the working style. Uma Shankar Agariya says the party has called a meeting of the parliamentary party to make a concrete decision about its role in the government. The leader […]

Forum-RJPN alliance does not have any alternative, says Upendra Yadav

Saptari, January 2 Federal Socialist Forum-Nepal’s central chairperson and Deputy Prime Minister Upendra Yadav says the alliance his party has forged with the Rastriya Janata Party Nepal to lead the Province 2 government will not break anytime soon. Yadav says there is not any alternative of the partnership between two Madhesh-centric parties in the region. […]

Forum’s ministers force PM to transfer secretaries without Cabinet meeting

Kathmandu, October 24 The government on Wednesday transferred secretaries of the Ministry of Health and Population and the Ministry of Urban Development. Whereas a Cabinet meeting decides the transfer of special class officers in general, the decision has been made without the meeting. Multiple sources say the ruling coalition partner, Federal Socialist Forum-Nepal, put pressure […]

Yadav’s Forum-Nepal divided on Constitution Day celebration

Kathmandu, September 17 Leaders of Deputy Prime Minister Upendra Yadav-led Federal Socialist Forum-Nepal have expressed contrasting opinions on whether the party will celebrate the Constitution Day or it will mark it as a black day in protest of the charter. On Sunday, the party’s Province 2 Chairperson Renu Yadav issued a statement calling all leaders […]

Birgunj Mayor quits party citing ‘undue pressure’

Birgunj, September 14 Claiming his party exerted undue pressure on the local government, the Mayor of Birgunj Metropolitan City in Parsa district, Bijaya Sarawagi, has announced his resignation from the Federal Socialist Forum-Nepal. Sarawagi, who is known as a trader more than a politician, says he quit the party after the party tried to interfere […]

Ruling party lawmaker warns of resorting to border blockade again

Birgunj, August 20 A central leader of Deputy Prime Minister Upendra Yadav’s Federal Socialist Forum-Nepal has warned that the Madhesh-centric party may resort to a border blockade like that of 2015 again if Nepal decides to install barbed wire fences along the border line with India. Lawmaker Pradeep Yadav says the Eminent Persons’ Group on […]