NC Central Committee Member NP Saud (File Photo)
KATHMANDU: Cadres of Nepal Communist Party (NCP) KP Oli faction have attacked Central Committee member of Nepali Congress (NC) NP Saud, including seven others, in Baitadi on Tuesday afternoon.
According to Deepak Joshi, the personal secretary of NC leader Saud, a group of NCP Oli faction’s cadres under the leadership of Mukesh Pal attacked Saud who had reached Dilasaini, Baitadi to address NC’s program.
Joshi informed that Pal, the leader of the assaulting group is NCP Oli faction’s Baitadi district Chairman Surendra Pal’s son.
NC leader Saud has sustained injury on his leg. Cadres of Prime Minister KP Oli led faction of NCP had tried to disrupt the program hurling stones at the leaders and participants of NC’s program.