Bhaktapur, one of the three ancient cities of Kathmandu Valley, is known for its culture and heritage. Called Khwopa in the native Nepal Bhasa, Bhaktapur is today a municipality led by Mayor Sunil Prajapati of the Nepal Workers' and Peasants' P
Achievements made in Nepal were possible due to big sacrifices. There are big sacrifices behind this. We have made these achievements through tears, sweat and blood. We, people from the grassroots, could not have reached the mainstream of the state power had there been no changes.
With an aim to ensure that the accomplishments of the government led by the CPN (Maoist Centre) reach the public, the party has launched ‘Maoist with People: A Campaign for Special Transformation’ across the country since September 2. The party's three-month campaign is focused on establishing a well-structured party by convening a statute convention. In this context, Gorkhapatra Corporation's Consultant Editor, Upesh Maharjan, and reporter Birendra Oli conducted an interview with Agni Prasad Sapkota, a former Speaker of the House of Representatives (HoR) and Vice Chairman, and Spokesperson for the CPN (MC). The interview centered on topics such as the government's initiatives and activities, as well as the amendment bill related to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, among others. Excerpts:
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The five-day meeting of the CPN (Maoist Centre) has decided to start a ‘Special Transformation Campaign’ from August 29 to December 1. During the campaign, the entire party’s focus will be directed towards the local wards, aiming to gain power by effectively conveying the government’s accomplishments to the people through party leaders and workers.
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Indeed, the number of heart patients is increasing in Nepal. Unhealthy lifestyle and unbalanced diet are the leading causes
We have many possibilities here. Our Khukuris and ginger are famous all over the country. We can use that to develop our economy. We also hold huge potential in agriculture, particularly in the cultivation of black pepper and oranges, and animal husbandry. Our limestone quarries can also contribute to our prosperity.