Dahal, Ray call on Oli to discuss solution to current unrest

KATHMANDU: UCPN-Maoist Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal and Senior Vice-Chairman of the Madhesi Janaadhikar Forum-Democratic Rameshwor Ray today individually called on Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli at the Prime Minister's official residence, Baluwatar and discussed the country's contemporary issues.

On the occasion, UCPN-M Chair Dahal apprised the Prime Minister of the meetings he held with leaders of various political parties including of protesting United Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF) as the coordinator of High Level Political Coordination Committee.

Likewise, the meeting between the Prime Minister and Ray focused on the ongoing Madhes agitation and possible ways of addressing it. The MJF-D leader briefed the Prime Minister about the problems of Tarai Madhes.

In response, the Prime Minister said he was serious towards the Madhes issues and was seriously working to address them, according to his Press Advisor Pramod Dahal.