PM claims sensitive toward social harmony, national integrity

KATHMANDU: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli said he was highly sensitive towards maintaining social harmony and national integrity.

During his meeting with representatives of National Jagaran Council Nepal and experts of various sectors, the Prime Minister said the government was committed to resolving the entire problems seen recently in the country with patience and through talks and discussions.

But the government needed support and cooperation from all to fulfill the commitments, he added.

On the occasion, representatives of the Council, Nepal Telecom Employees Association and Federation of Goods and Service Consumers Protection and senior artists apprised the head of the government of their respective problems.

The Council delegation drew the attention of the government towards border obstructions and the Madhes agitation.

The delegation also demanded internationalisation of humanitarian crisis caused by the Madhes movement and the border blockade.

Welcoming the progress regarding a new trade deal on fuel supply with China, the delegation urged the government to go ahead with the formulation of immediate, mid-term and long-term plans for smooth supply of daily essentials, according to PM's press advisor Pramod Dahal.