Former Nepal Congress leader to head new Terai-Madhes Loktantrik Party

December 28th, 2007 - 5:56 pm ICT by admin  

Kathmandu, Dec 28 (ANI): Former Nepal Congress leader and influential Madhesi politician, Mahantha Thakur, has been nominated to head the newly formed Madhesi regional party, the Terai-Madhes Loktantrik Party.
The party has said that it will campaign for a broader political power in Nepal’s Terai region.
Four lawmakers, including Thakur, and a few other Madhesi leaders quit their respective parties on December 10 to form the new party.
Madhes party leaders are due to address a press conference here to publicise the party’s policy and their future plans. (ANI)

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