Baidya faction joins hands with others, announces fresh protest plans
N24 Correspondent, KATHMANDU: The hardliner faction of the UCPN Maoist, who has openly declared dissent against party leadership and Prime Minister Dr Baburam Bhattarai went one step further and joined hands with other political parties and organizations to carry out the protests.
A meeting of the faction with leaders of various eleven parties concluded with protest programs that they claimed will pressurize the government to conclude the constitute writing process.
According the plans announced on March 31 the alliance will hold signature campaign in all 240 election constituencies across the nation.
On April 2 graffiti will be drawn all across the nation, on April 4 memorandum will be submitted to lawmakers, on April 5 they copies of BIPPA will be burnt, on April 9 protest discussions will be held across the nation, on April 12 torch rallies will be organized through out the nation to protest against corruption, price hikes, violence informed Maoist Secretary CP Gajurel during a press meet following the meeting.
Those to align with the Baidya faction are Matrika Yadav led CPN Maoist, Mani Thapa’s party, CPN United, Federal Democratic National Front, Nepal Nagarik Party, Akhil Nepal Adivashi Janajati Mahasangh United, Adivashi Janajati Mahasangh Samajawadi, Tharu Mukti Sangram, among others.
Published Date: Friday, March 23rd, 2012 | 02:40 PM