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In Nepal CPN-UML, UCPN-M ink 9-pt agreement

In Nepal the UCPN-Maoist have decided to continue support to the KP Sharma Oli-led government. UCPN-Maoist and CPN-UML on Thursday night signed a nine-point agreement.

In the agreement, the two parties have decided to take initiatives to form a national consensus government with an objective to create conducive environment for the implementation of Constitution and socio-economic transformation.

They have decided to discuss and resolve the issues of Madhes-based parties including federalism through political consensus.

The parties have decided to initiate the process of amending the laws within 15 days to work on transitional justice as per the spirit of the Comprehensive Peace Accord.

The two major ruling coalition partners have also agreed to provide compensation to the family members of martyrs and disappeared people as per the decision taken by the previous governments.

They have also decided to hold regular discussions and forge consensus among the top leaders of the major political parties while making political or administrative appointments and taking important decisions of the government. They have also decided to implement the past agreements.

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