India hails Nepal's resolve to rehabilitate former Maoist cadres

   Apr 12, 9:56 pm

New Delhi, Apr 12 (ANI): The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Thursday termed the Nepalese Government's decision to rehabilitate former Maoist combatants as per certain recent pacts, thereby ensuring peace.

"We welcome the agreement reached on 10 April 2012 in the constitutionally mandated Army Integration Special Committee (AISC) on taking forward the process of integration and rehabilitation of the former Maoist combatants in consonance with the past Agreements," said MEA official spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin in response to a question.

"We congratulate the Nepalese leadership for the wisdom, and spirit of consensus displayed by them to complete the remaining tasks," he added.

Syed Akbaruddin further said: "We hope the Nepali-led and Nepali-driven political processes would be taken to their logical end within the time-frame agreed by the political parties, ushering Nepal into a new era of peace and democracy." (ANI)

Pulwama: Three jawns injured after militants attack CRPF-SOG joint camp Jul 1, 11:07 pm
Pulwama, July 1 (ANI): Days after the deadly Pampore attack, which claimed lives of eight jawans, terrorists on late Friday night attacked a Central Reserve Police Force-Special Operations Group (CRPF-SOG) joint camp, in Litter village of Pulwama district.
Full Story
Attacks on minorities: B'desh has assured of stern action against culprits, says India Jul 1, 10:57 pm
New Delhi, June 1 (ANI): In the wake of attacks on minorities in Bangladesh, India on Friday stated that it has raised the issue with the Bangladeshi authorities appropriately and has been assured of stern action against the culprits by the Government.
Full Story
Political top brass attend President Mukherjee's Iftar reception at Rashtrapati Bhavan Jul 1, 10:43 pm
New Delhi, July 1 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday hosted an Iftar Reception at the Rashtrapati Bhavan, which was graced by several dignitaries including Vice President Hamid Ansari, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Congress chief Sonia Gandhi.
Full Story
Rajnath calls on BSF, Army to step up vigilance at LoC Jul 1, 10:11 pm
Srinagar, July 1 (ANI): Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Friday attended a high level meeting chaired by Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh Srinagar today, who called on the Border Security Force (BSF) and the Indian Army to step up the vigil at the International Border and the LoC.
Full Story
Comments