KATHMANDU: Political scientists have suggested the political parties that they revised their principles as per the changed context.
At a talk programme organized by the Sociological Society of Nepal (SSN) on ‘The Democracy We Aspired’ in the capital city on Friday, political analyst Prof Krishna Khanal said the political parties in Nepal were imposing politics on old thoughts.
“Communist parties are still abiding by the thoughts of Pushpa Lal, while Nepali Congress of BP Koirala,” he reminded, pointing out the need for them to internalize new thoughts as per time. New thoughts must emerge.
He argued that the political parties flouted the party policy and principles repeatedly. Any leadership doing wrong could be sidelined, he added, further arguing that defeat of party but victory of leaders does not suit the democracy.
It is not democracy when the party loses and leader wins, Prof Khanal underscored. According to him, although Nepal got democracy, it failed to establish system, thereby deferring country’s development.
Another political scientist, Hari Sharma, viewed that people should not only vote in the election bust also keep close watch on government in a democracy. “The democracy we aspired for is not the five years of silence after voting. It is the close observation of the wrongdoings of the government,” he underscored.
Comment here !
KATHMANDU: Chairperson of Nepal Communist Party (Maoist Center), Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ has expressed his confidence that the Nepali people
KATHMANDU: Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba has appealed to all Nepalis at home and abroad to celebrate the
KATHMANDU: Speaker Agni Prasad Sapkota has wished better coordination and understanding among the political parties. Extending best wishes on the
By N24 Correspondent, KATHMANDU:- Despite CK Raut’s assurance to the establishments of Nepal and India that he would not provoke