An aide to the President told The Indian Express that Koirala’s refusal to resign will not make his position different from a ‘caretaker prime minister’s’.
At least 11 people including 7 policemen were killed and more than 100 injured in a violent clash on Monday in western Nepal’s Kailali district between security personnel and protesters demanding a separate Tharuhat province.
Koirala also invited Modi to visit Nepal on June 25 to address the First Donors’ Conference.
Koirala asked the citizens to inform the government about misuse of the relief aid, black marketing and hoarding for urgent legal action.
Koirala, for his part, has said that his government would do everything possible to help those affected.
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A government official said Nepal agreed to crack down on the radio channels being aired primarily in Terai region.
The meeting is expected to discuss regional issues such as terrorism, drug and human trafficking and cyber crime.
Some Nepalese leaders, unhappy with Modi’s new approach, are preparing to raise the ‘ek madhes, ek pradesh’ demand.
The two leaders discussed various facets of longstanding mutual relations and issues of common interest.
Koirala himself will be present at the airport to welcome Prime Minister Modi.
Koirala, a heavy smoker, had been diagnosed with tongue cancer seven years ago and was cured.