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Tag: Pushpa Kamal Dahal

Explosive planted behind Minister Pandey’s house defused

Chitwan, November 21 A bomb disposal squad of the Nepali Army has defused an explosive planted by an unidentified group behind the house of Minister for Forests and Soil Conservation, Bikram Pandey, at Bharatpur Metropolitan City-2 of Chitwan district this morning. The army squad deactivated the small bomb with a grenade kept inside a milk […]

Dahal to attend Chitwan mass meeting tomorrow

Kathmandu, November 20 CPN-Maoist Centre Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal, who is grieving for his son Prakash who passed away yesterday, says he will attend a mass meeting to be organised in Chitwan district tomorrow as a part of the leftist alliance’s electioneering. Dahal, however, says he will not address the meeting owing to mourning. The party’s […]

Deuba, Oli visit Dahal to express condolences over son’s death

Kathmandu, November 20 Prime Minister and Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba and CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli on Monday visited CPN-Maoist Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal who is mourning his only son’s death. Prakash Dahal had died of sudden cardiac arrest at the age of 36 on Sunday. He was cremated at the Pashupati Aryaghat […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Monday, November 20, 2017

The first phase of provincial and federal parliamentary elections is just six days away; but incidents of attacks on candidates are also on the rise. In this context, most of major Nepali and English newspapers published from Kathmandu on Monday have prioritised concerns raised by the Nepali Army over poll security in their front pages. […]

Don’t postpone poll campaigns citing my son’s death: Dahal

Kathmandu, November 19 CPN-Maoist Centre Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal says his party does not need to  stop election campaigns owing to the death of his son, Prakash. Party spokesperson Pampha Bhusal says Dahal has directed all ranks and files of the party to continue their campaigns uninterruptedly. “Reports have said poll programmes have been postponed in various […]

After Prakash Dahal’s death, election campaigns halted in Chitwan

Chitwan, November 19 Owing to the death of Prakash Dahal, the son of CPN-Maoist Centre Chairman and the party’s candidate for Chitwan-3, Pushpa Kamal Dahal, parties in the district have postponed election campaigns in the run-up to provincial and federal parliamentary polls. Both the leftist and democratic alliances have said they will not organise any […]