Kathmandu, Apr. 25:
A meeting of the Central Committee and the Parliamentary Party of the Nepali Congress today decided that the number of members of Parliament should not be much and adopting the form of governance that would maintain political stability.
Party president Sushil Koirala briefed the meeting about the discussions among the political parties.
The meeting held at the Constituent Assembly Building, Naya Baneshwar also decided to request the rest of the political parties for reconsidering the informal agreement among the parties to make the numerical strength of the Parliament at 325.
Central Member of the party, Arjun Narsingh K.C., said the meeting stressed that the contentious issues seen in course of constitution drafting should be addressed within the additional two days’ term given by the Constitutional Committee.
The central members and lawmakers of the party who participated in the meeting also took stance that the Nepali Congress should not dissociate itself from the parliamentary system.