KATHMANDU, Sept 2: Student unions have formed a taskforce for holding election of the Free Students' Union (FSU) on time.
A joint meeting of 10 different student unions held under the chairmanship of Nepal Student Union President, Nainsingh Mahar, took the decision to form a taskforce comprising representatives from all the student unions for the implementation of the achievements of the student agitations and to determine the upcoming road map.
In a joint press statement, student unions have demanded the government and the concerned stakeholders to implement the Supreme Court verdict on giving 45 per cent categorized scholarships for medical students.
The students have also asked the government to take steps to manage the lives of quake-stricken and keep the order in the market by maintaining the quality and prices of daily essential commodities in the backdrop of fast approaching festive season. RSS