Maoist Centre assigns Dahal for consensus govt initiatives

KATHMANDU: Reaffirming its previous decision on formation of a national consensus government, the ruling coalition partner CPN Maoist Centre on Monday entrusted its Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal with taking initiatives for the same.

A Central Office meeting of the party held this morning made a decision to this effect, according to Dahal's Secretariat.

The meeting decided that Dahal take initiatives for the consensus government with concerned stakeholders and parties.

He has also been authorised to take an appropriate decision on behalf of the party.

The recently held politburo meeting of the CPN MC had also stressed the formation of national unity government.

Earlier, on Sunday, the meeting had urged the ruling CPN-UML to fully implement all the agreements made with it in the past.