We may have to launch street struggle for constitutional amendment: Dahal
September 15, 2021 02:53 PM NPT
KATHMANDU, Sept 15: CPN (Maoist Center) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that they may have to take to the streets to bring amendments to the current constitution.
Addressing a program organized by his party to mark the death anniversary of the party’s founding leader Post Bahadur Bogati, Chairman Dahal highlighted the need for amending the constitution in order to change the bourgeoisie system that has witnessed deviation in recent years through street struggle.
Stating that the party’s accomplishments were results of the war and street struggles, Dahal said that the party may have to launch street struggles to address the demands of various groups.
Chairman Dahal also expressed his commitment to hold talks with other political parties for their understanding and acceptance for constitutional amendment. He said that the constitution has kept the possibility of amending provisions related to the electoral system, governance system and federalism.