‘Talks team soon’


Home Minister Krishna Prasad Sitaula said on Wednesday the government would soon form its team to hold peace talks with the Maoists. The government has appointed Home Minister as the coordinator for the preliminary rounds of talks with the Maoists while other members of the team are yet to be announced.

After a meeting of the Talks Support and Suggestion Committee, Sitaula said the government would form its talks team “very soon”. But he did not say when.