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Tag: Federal Socialist Forum-Nepal

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 […]

Upendra Yadav dismisses rumours about NCP-Fourm unification

Kathmandu, June 7 Federal Socialist Forum-Nepal Chairperson Upendra Yadav says his party is not preparing for the merger with Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli’s Nepal Communist Party anytime soon. Whereas some media have claimed that the two parties have begun informal negotiations for the unification after the merger of then CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist Centre into […]

Province 2 Chief Minister says his govt will not topple despite NCP-Forum coalition at centre

Rautahat, June 5 Chief Minister of Province 2, Lalbabu Raut, has said that his government formed in coalition with the Rastriya Janata Party Nepal will not topple. Speaking at a press conference organised in Gaur of the district today, the Federal Socialist Forum-Nepal leader said that rumours of new Chief Minister were baseless. After Raut’s […]