Leaders of CPN-UML and CPN (MC) during the meeting of the party unification coordination committee at Manbhawan. Photo by: Dipesh Shrestha
KATHMANDU, Feb 14: CPN (Maoist Center) has decided to form a government after the unification with CPN-UML. The meeting of the party held at the party chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal’s residence Khumaltar on Wednesday afternoon has decided to form the new government as a single party rather representing two different parties, according to party leader Dina Nath Sharma.
The party has also decided to take the leadership of the party and the government on a rotation basis. The party leaders have also agreed on the name of the unified party as Nepal Communist Party.
The meeting has also decided to form a committee to operate after the unification. The committee will be assigned to work on party’s structure and statute. Likewise, the party has decided to form a task force to assign responsibilities to leaders from both the parties.
The meeting of the party unification coordination committee is underway. According to a source, the committee is likely to form two task forces.
Meanwhile, CPN-UML has decided to recommend the name of the party chairperson KP Sharma Oli as the next Prime Minister of the country.