PLA commanders immediately starting integration
KATHMANDU: Chairman of the Unified CPN (Maoist) Pushpa Kamal Dahal and Prime Minister Dr. Baburam Bhattarai held talks with the PLA commanders.
During the meeting held at the Prime Minister’s Official Residence in Baluwatar, today, the leaders held discussions with the commanders about the process of integration, rank harmonization, and the conditions of the PLA cantonments after the entry of the Nepal Army.
According to the Chairman Dahal’s Press Coordinator Santosh Paudel the Maoist commanders demanded to begin the integration process immediately and settle the disputed issues appeared during the peace and constitution writing process.
“All the process for the army integration should be resolved immediately instead of only saying the environment of confidence has been forged,” quoted Dahal’s Press Coordinator Paudel as saying by the commanders with party the leaders.
On the occasion, Chairman Dahal assured the commanders that the political parties will finalize the issues including the setting of General Directorate and fixing training period, bridge course and others soon. Then, the constitution writing process would be forwarded.
Prime Minister Dr. Bhattarai informed the PLA commanders about the integration process.
PLA Chief Nanda Kishor Pun, Spokesperson and Deputy Commander Chandra Prakash Khanal, and other commanders available in the capital participated in the meeting. RSS