Kathmandu, June 26
The today’s Standing Committee meeting of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) has commenced. The Standing Committee had met on June 24 before this. On the first day of the meeting had concluded after setting the agenda and presentation of statement by the party chair duo, deciding to convene today. The party chair duo- Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli and Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’- had made statement on the present situation and matters related to the meeting on the first day meeting held at the Prime Minister’s official residence at Baluwatar. Today’s meeting will discuss prevention, control and treatment of COVID-19, Nepal’s border problem and its solution, thorough review of the government’s works, assessment of the party works and remaining works of organizational unification, the American Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) Compact and miscellaneous topics. The miscellaneous topics include the incident that took place in Rukum (Paschim) on May 23 in which six people lost their lives, the bill related to citizenship and allowances of federal parliamentarians.