KATHMANDU, Feb 13: CPN (Unified Socialist) Chairman Madhav Kumar Nepal has warned that he will not tolerate any questions regarding the legitimacy of his party. He also claimed that his party had gained legitimacy on legal grounds and that they have even been accepted as lawmakers. Chairman Nepal’s response is followed after questions were raised regarding the party as the Supreme Court is to conduct the hearing on a writ petition filed by CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli against 14 lawmakers including him.
Speaking at a program organized in Kathmandu on Sunday, Chairman Nepal directed his party leaders and members to unite in order to move ahead with all three-tier elections alongside the coalition.
Chairman Nepal also said that he is in favor of moving forward with the US-funded Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) Compact agreement by making amendments so as to benefit the country. He also shared that it is necessary to study the concerns spread about the MCC project.