Discussions have intensified among the leaders of the ruling alliance regarding the Cabinet expansion.
In this connection, CPN (Maoist Centre) Chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal and Janata Samajbadi Party-Nepal (JSP) Chair Upendra Yadav today held a separate meeting with CPN UML senior leader Madhav Kumar Nepal, who voted in support of Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba.
The top leaders of the ruling alliance have come together after PM Deuba, who is also Nepali Congress president, won a vote of confidence in the Federal Parliament.
It has been learnt that Dahal and Yadav reached Nepal's residence at Koteshwor for talks this morning. During the discussions, the leaders talked about the contemporary political situation, Cabinet expansion, among other topics.
However, the leaders from both sides have not given their official comments to the media regarding the talks.
JSP executive committee member Mohammad Estiyak Rai shared that the party Chair Yadav held talks with leader Nepal on contemporary issues and the detailed information of this would be given in the afternoon.
According to him, the JSP's parliamentary party meeting is taking place in Singha Durbar today. Chair Yadav has held inter-party consultations before the parliamentary party meeting.
Chairperson of the CPN (Maoist Centre), the main constituent of the ruling alliance, Dahal and senior leader Nepal also held discussions for about an hour.
The JSP Chair Yadav met leader Nepal separately immediately after holding a meeting with leader Dahal and Nepal.