Tag: RPP

Rastriya Prajatantra Party demands share in Parliamentary Hearing Special Committee

Kathmandu, July 12 The Rastriya Prajatantra Party has demanded that four parties, which are represented in the Federal Parliament but have not got the status of national party, be included in the Parliamentary Hearing Special Committee. The 15-member Committee, consisting three members of the National Assembly and 12 of the House of Representatives, has been […]

Kamal Thapa says RPP parties are merging ‘never to split again’

Chitwan, June 28 Rastriya Prajatantra Party Chairman Kamal Thapa says his party is preparing to unify with other likeminded parties carrying the similar name. He even claims that the unified RPP will never split again. Currently, Thapa’s RPP is holding discussions with parties led by Pashupati Shamsher Rana and Prakash Chandra Lohani. The former deputy […]

Should I go on hunger strike for you to address my demands, questions lawmaker Lingden

Kathmandu, May 10 Rastriya Prajatantra Party lawmaker Rajendra Lingden has urged the government to rescue residents of his constituency in Jhapa district of southeastern Nepal from the risk of flooding. He warns that he will launch a hunger strike if the government fails to heed his demand. Addressing the pre-budget discussion in the House of […]

Kamal Thapa orders RPP sister organisations to go the people

  Kathmandu, April 29 Rastriya Prajatantra Party chief Kamal Thapa has directes his party’s sister organisations go to the people and tell them the truth about what is going on in the country. Speaking at at programme in Kathmandu, Thapa said that members of the party’s sister organisations need to talk to the people and […]

Nepal’s former king attempts to resurrect royalist party

  Jhapa, March 19 Nepal’s former king Gyanendra Shah is trying to bring all factions of the erstwhile royalist party, the Rastriya Prajatantra Party, together, sources say. According to sources close to the former monarch, Shah, who is currently staying at his own tea estate in Jhapa, met nine different leaders from three different factions […]

Kamal Thapa blames Congress for his party’s defeat

Kathmandu, January 5 Rastriya Prajatantra Party leader Kamal Thapa says the Nepali Congress is responsible for the defeat of his party in recent provincial and federal parliamentary polls. A recent Central Committee meeting of the party identified nine reasons of the party’s “unimaginable and hopeless” defeat. The RPP, which was the fourth largest party in […]