Tag: Upendra Yadav

Forum-Nepal: Janajati leaders unwilling to contest FPTP polls

Kathmandu, October 15 The Federal Socialist Forum-Nepal, which emerged as the fourth largest force in recent local level elections, is struggling hard to finalise the list of its proportional representation candidates as the party has to submit the closed list to the Election Commission today. The party leadership is facing a hard time as most […]

Upendra Yadav to join alliance only after constitution amendment assurance

Kathmandu, October 5 The Upendra Yadav-led Federal Socialist Forum-Nepal has clarified that it will join the proposed democratic alliance under the leadership of Nepali Congress only if it is assured of constitution amendment. In addition, it has also demanded that the constituencies be divided respectfully among members of the alliance. Though the party took part […]

Warning bells start to ring for major parties in Madhesh: Upendra Yadav

Kathmandu, September 25 Federal Socialist Forum-Nepal Chairman Upendra Yadav says results of the third phase of local level elections in Province 2 are warning bells for major ‘national-scale’ parties. In an interview with Onlinekhabar, he comments that the results did not favour any of the big parties including Nepali Congress, CPN-UML and CPN-Maoist Centre. “The […]

UML doesn’t have moral high ground to solicit votes from Madheshis: Upendra Yadav

Janakpur, September 11 Federal Socialist Forum-Nepal Chairman Upendra Yadav says the main opposition CPN-UML does not have any moral high ground to solicit votes from people of Terai as it voted against the constitution amendment bill introduced in a bid to address demands of agitating Madheshi parties. “The UML has committed a grave mistake by […]

Constituency delineation: FSF-N demands correction

Kathmandu, September 1 Concluding that the report recently submitted by the Constitution Delineation Commission is erroneous as it has not balanced the ratio of population and geography, the Federal Socialist Forum-Nepal led by Upendra Yadav has demanded that the report be corrected. Yadav has claimed that the report is discriminatory as only 47 per cent […]

Upendra Yadav: Agitation to continue even after polls

Mahottari, September 1 Federal Socialist Forum-Nepal Chairman, Upendra Yadav, has said the Madheshi agitation will continue until the demands of Madheshis are addressed. At a programme held to welcome new people joining his party at Sripur of Mahottari district on Thursday afternoon, Yadav said the agitation would continue until proportional representation of the representatives of […]