PM rolls out another proposal for integration
KATHMANDU: Amid mounting pressure from the opposition to conclude the integration process of the Maoist PLAs into Nepal Army and an equal pressure from within the party to secure party’s demand, Prime Minister Dr Baburam Bhattarai presented another integration proposal on Monday.
In his proposal, the Prime Minister has proposed for giving another chance to the 9500 PLAs for choosing between integration and rehabilitation to bring down the number to 6500.
The PM has proposed that integration plan be than chartered out while handing over the remaining PLAs to the Nepal Army.
Meanwhile, during the daytime the PM had accused ‘some political parties’ of conspiring to dissolve the Constituent Assembly (CA) and to revive the Constitution of 1990.
He warned that such an action would be against the aspiration of those who sacrificed their life and those have posited their faith in political parties.
Stressing that the parties had no other alternative than to come together, the Prime Minister claimed his government would promulgate constitution even by making compromises and adopting a policy of give and take.
He observed any failure to promulgate constitution by May 27 would result in a great misfortune to the country and the people.
Published Date: Monday, March 12th, 2012 | 03:47 PM