A joint meeting of Parliamentary Parties of the CPN-UML and CPN (Maoist Center) has issued a whip to all PP members to cast vote in favour of Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli.
The meeting held at the Federal Parliament Building, New Baneshwor, issued the directives to parliamentarians of both parties for their mandatory presence and to cast vote in favor of Prime Minister Oli.
Prime Minister Oli is scheduled to seek a vote of confidence in Sunday’s meeting of the House of Representatives. Oli was elected to the post of Prime Minister on February 15.
As per the Constitution, Prime Minister should take a vote of confidence within 30 days after his/her election to the post.
Addressing the joint PP meeting, CPN-UML Parliamentary Party leader Oli urged the HoR members to cast vote as per the determination of both parties of taking the country ahead toward the path of good governance and economic prosperity.
Similarly, Chairperson of the CPN (Maoist Center) Pushpa Kamal Dahal urged the HoR members of his party to cast vote in favor of the Prime Minister.