Maoist quits Gandaki Province government, likely to withdraw support too

Avatar Reporter
Apr 07, 2021

Pokhara, April 7 : Maoist party has quit the Gandaki Province government lead by UML leader and Chief Minister, Prithvi Subba Gurung.

Two minister from Maoist party formally left the government by submitting resignation letter to the CM.

Those to submit resignation to CM are Internal Affairs and Law Minister, Hari Bahadur Chuman and  Land Management, Agriculture and C0-operative Minster, Lekh Bahadur Thapa.

After resigning, Minister, Chuman said that they did so to bring politics in track. He further said, ‘Resignation was the first step and we may even withdraw the support seeing the upcoming political scenario.’

Meanwhile another minister Thapa said that he was asked by CM regarding the cause of the resignation and he replied him saying- ‘Due to unconstitutional work of Federal government.’

The chief minister said the resignation of the ministers has weakened the federalism