Protests for Koshi-East province
BIRATNAGAR: Locals of Biratnagar have organized motorcycle rally today to pile pressure to make Koshi-East a province keeping Biratnagar in the centre.
The motorcycle rally that began from local Birendra conference house converged into a corner meet in Jana Andolan Chowk after reaching around different parts of the town.
Addressing the corner meet, Nepal Majdur Kisan Party, Morang Chairperson Narendra Humagain, acting district in-charge of UCPN (Maoist) Ganesh Uprety, Nepali Congress, Morang President Amrit Aryal, CPN-UML, Morang district Secretary Mahesh Regmi and legal practitioner Meena Sedhain highlighted the rational behind the struggle.
On the occasion, the speakers claimed that Biratnagar is suitable city to make the Capital of the province from political, economical, historical and industrial perspective.
Organizing a press conference on last Friday, the major political parties had announced struggle and formed a 151-member struggle committee comprising representation from all aides. RSS
Published Date: Saturday, May 5th, 2012 | 09:40 PM