Nepal PM calls on President
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 11, 2010, 23:40
Kathmandu: Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal on Tuesday paid a courtesy call to President Dr Ram Baran Yadav and discussed various developments regarding the formation of the country's new Constitution.

The PM said as the Constitution could not be drafted within the deadline of May 28 the government has started consultation with various political parties for extending the term of the CA.

He also informed the President that the government is tabling a bill in the Parliament seeking extension of the term of the CA, according to the Prime Minister?s office.

At that time the President stressed on the need to draft the constitution from within the Constituent Assembly and hoped that a consensus would be worked out among the political parties to find a way out.


First Published: Tuesday, May 11, 2010, 23:40

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