Ruling alliance not to wait for Morcha consensus to announce poll date

| Updated: Feb 20, 2017 23:12 IST

By Binod Prasad Adhikari Kathmandu [Nepal], Feb.20 (ANI): The ruling alliance of present government Nepali Congress and the Maoist Center has decided not to wait for agitating parties consensus over announcing the date for polls. The meeting between the two parties which was held in Prime Ministers Governmental Residence on Sunday decided not to wait for "Morcha's" consensus on announcing the date for polls. The long time agitating madhesh based parties has demanded for constitution amendment before the election. After the decision on Sunday the government has prepared to announce the date for local polls after the discussion is made in the cabinet meeting that is scheduled to be held this evening. Though the cabinet meeting of Monday morning was highly expected to fix the election date it was later postpone.(ANI)