Senior UML leaders Jhala Nath Khanal (L) and Madhav Nepal (File photo)
KARNALI: The Nepal-Khanal faction of ruling CPN-UML has formed a parallel committee in Karnali Province.
The disgruntled faction has appointed Yubaraj Gyawali as in-charge, Prakash Jwala as the chairman and Niraj Acharya as secretary of the Province.
Similarly, Yam Lal Kandel, Gulab Jang Shah and Dharma Raj Regmi are in-charge, chairman and secretary of the Province from the Oli faction.
The Nepal-Khanal faction is preparing to form parallel structures in all the districts in the Karnali Province.
With the intra-party rift taking a new height, the Nepal-Khanal faction has intensified the formation of the parallel committees of the party.
The Supreme Court on March 7 restored erstwhile CPN-UML and CPN (Maoist Center) scrapping their unification as the Nepal Communist.