NC seeks clarification from Sujata over her comment

Tanahun, January 18:

Nepali Congress party today sought clarification from NC leader Sujata Koirala for her pro-monarch statement, Ram Chandra Poudel minister for peace and reconstruction said.

Addressing the golden jubilee function of the Chandidevi National Secondary School in Byas of Tanahun district, Poudel said: “The party has already sought a clarification from her. I suggest others to keep their own parties in shape.”

Poudel said the unity of the seven parties would remain intact and that the April 10 constituent assembly would be held as planned.

Stating that the country belonged to the people and not to the king, Poudel pointed out that the country has already become a democratic republic.

He also complained that the Maoists were still extorting money.