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RJPN to field Mahantha Thakur as chief ministerial candidate in Province 2

Kathmandu, November 1 The Rastriya Janata Party Nepal has decided to field the coordinator of its presidium Mahantha Thakur for the provincial assembly elections in Province 2. The party says Thakur will be the party’s candidate for the chief minister if he wins the provincial assembly elections scheduled for December 7. “We have agreed to […]

Maoist leader Bal Krishna Dhungel arrested

Kathmandu, October 31 Police on Tuesday morning arrested Maoist leader and former lawmaker Bal Krishna Dhungel, who was reportedly absconding following a Supreme Court order to arrest him. Dhungel is convicted of murder Ujjan Kumar Shrestha of Pokali of Okhaldhunga district. The Court had handed down the life sentence with confiscation of all property in […]