Ban disappointed on CA’s dissolution without drafting constitution

Maoist Chairman Puspa Kamal Dahal with United Nations General Secretary Ban Ki Moon (Left)

KATHMANDU: Secretary General of the United Nations, Ban Ki Moon has been disappointed that Nepal’s Constituent Assembly was expired without the adoption of the long-awaited constitution.

Nepal has backtracked from the responsibility of delivering constitution as per the people’s aspiration, Secretary General Ban said, urging the political parties to forge consensus and move ahead in a united way.

Issuing a press release on Tuesday, he said Nepal has entered into uncertain constitutional and political period. Therefore, it was time to institutionalize the achievements made so far and unite for bringing constitution based on it, he requested.

Moreover, Secretary General Ban urged the parties here to adopt the methods that brings minimum conflict considering the flexibility and national welfare while take any decision.

“These decisions will require flexibility, creativity, and above all the willingness to set aside lesser differences in the national interest,” the statement added. RSS

Published Date: Tuesday, May 29th, 2012 | 03:15 AM

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