Kathmandu, 28 Dec 2014: The Tarai-Madhes Loktantrik Party (TMLP) marked its seventh anniversary on Sunday.
The party formed after the People’s Movement-II has been raising the concerns of Madhesi people and Madhes in general.
Vice President Parmanand Jha and Prime Minister Sushil Koirala attended a cultural programme and tea party organized by the TMLP in the capital to mark its seventh anniversary.
On the occasion, CPN (UML) Chairman KP Sharma Oli, UCPN (Maoist) senior leader Dr Baburam Bhattarai, Nepali Congress Vice-president Ram Chandra Poudel, Chairman of Madhesi Janadhikar Forum (Democratic) Bijay Kumar Gachchhadar, former prime minister Surya Bahadur Thapa, Chairman of Rastriya Prajatantra Party Pashupati Shumsher JBR and many others were present.
On the occasion, TMLP Chairman Mahantha Thakur told RSS that the new constitution should institutionalize the achievements of the people’s war, People’s Movement-II, Madhes movement and movements of different other communities.
The achievements of all such movements should not be forgotten to bring the constitution on time and the constitution should be issued based on consensus, Thakur added.