somersby

Tag: Bamdev Gautam

Failure to change govt leadership will thwart NCP unification: Gautam

Pyuthan, May 31 Nepal Communist Party leader Bamdev Gautam has said leaders of erstwhile CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist Centre had agreed to change the government leadership while unifying the parties to form the NCP last year, warning a failure to implement the deal might thwart the unification. Speaking at a press meet in his home district […]

DPM Pokharel to represent govt in Adhikari’s funeral

Kathmandu, March 1 The government has decided to send Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Defence Ishwar Pokharel to Pokhara of Kaski district to attend the funeral of Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Rabindra Adhikari, who died in a helicopter crash two days ago. Pokharel will drape the national flag on Adhikari’s body […]

Prachanda: Minsunderstanding among party leaders now over

Kathmandu, October 14 Nepal Communist Party chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ has conceded that misunderstanding brewed among top leaders following the controversy related to Bamdev Gautam’s election bid. He, however, said that the misunderstanding was now over. Prachanda, who was speaking to the party’s Province 3 office bearers, said that the rank and file of […]

NCP won’t involve itself in bypoll ‘mess’, says Dahal

Kathmandu, October 12 Nepal Communist Party Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal says his party is not in the mod of involving itself into the mess of contesting byelection in any constituency. Dahal said so amidst reports that the party’s influential leader Bamdev Gautam decided to withdraw his plan of contesting the election in his bid to […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Thursday, October 11, 2018

Nepal Communist Party’s reported preparations to call back its lawmaker from Kathmandu-7, Rambir Manandhar, in order to create a space for the party’s senior leader Bamdev Gautam have been the talk of the town for past few days. The party, however, is yet to make any official statement about the decision to call back Manandhar […]

Rawal criticises NCP decision-making process, says Standing Committee should discuss major issues

Kathmandu, October 10 NCP leader and former minister Bhim Rawal, who has been portrayed as the party’s answer to NC President Sher Bahadur Deuba in the Far-west, has criticised the party leadership for not following the due process when taking key decisions. Rawal, who has positioned himself as a vocal critic of the Oli government, […]