Indian envoy meets PrachandaAugust 14th, 2008 - 3:50 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Aug 14 (ANI): Indias Ambassador to Nepal Rakesh Sood met Maoist chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal ”Prachanda” today to discuss the ongoing deliberations for formation of a new government in Nepal.
The Prachanda-Sood meeting came just as the Maoists and the Nepali Congress prepared to file nominations for the Prime Minister after they failed to arrive at a compromise on defence portfolio.
It is viewed as a politically significant meeting amid confusion over the structure of the next government, Nepalnews reported. (ANI)