‘Include disabled in CA’

Kathmandu, May 1:

National Disabled Federation (NDF) today appealed to interim cabinet to compulsorily ensure representation of the disabled people in the constituent assembly.

The appeal was made during an interaction entitled ‘’Guarantee of the Representation of Disabled People in the constituent assembly’’ organised by NDF with the cooperation of the European Commission.

The speakers said people from all sectors should play a crucial role to ensure the rights of the disabled. The CPN-Maoist is dedicated to the representation of all sectors, classes and genders in the CA, Keshav Nepal of the party said, adding that the monarchy will be uprooted as per the wishes of the people.

Lokesh Dhakal of the NC said representation of the people from all sectors in the CA is a must and stressed that the nation should move ahead through consensus.