Kathmandu, July 10: Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Defence, Ishwor Pokhrel has stressed on the need for further strengthening national unity based on the foundation of social harmony and goodwill.
During an interaction on the protection and promotion of rights and empowerment of the Madheshi community organised by the Madhesi Community in the capital today, the DPM said, Glorious history, religion, culture, norms and values-oriented towards progression should be protected being united.
Underlining the need of keeping nationality, national independence, integrity, prestige, and freedom intact, the Deputy Prime Minister said the fate of Terai, hill and mountain has met at the same point.
Also speaking on the occasion, Public Service Commission chair Umesh Prasad Mainali said Nepal has better practiced the principle of proportional and inclusion than its neighbors.
Tharu Commission chair Bishnu Prasad Chaudhary said the agenda of Madeshi and Tharu community featured commonality, expressing commitment to work in cooperation with the Madhesi Commission to institutionalize such agenda.