Dahal, Gharti to visit Pun in Thailand

KATHMANDU: Chairman of Unified CPN-Maoist Pushpa Kamal Dahal and Speaker Onsari Gharti are visiting Thailand to know the health condition of UCPN-M Secretary Barshaman Pun on Wednesday.

Secretary Pun, who is the spouse of Speaker Gharti, is receiving treatment at Samitivej Sukhumvit Hospital in Bangkok for hereditary jaundice.

According to Dahal’s Personal Assistant Jokh Bahadur Mahara, Dahal and Gharti will take stock of Pun’s health condition and his further treatment plan.

Pun was flown to Bangkok after his health deteriorated even after he was treated in Medanta Hospital of New Delhi in India.