Chief Minister of Madhes Province Saroj Kumar Yadav. (File photo)
JANAKPURDHAM: The Chief Minister of Madhes Province, Saroj Kumar Yadav, has instructed the CPN-UML ministers participating in the government to resign.
Following the instructions of the Chief Minister, the meeting of the UML parliamentary party is taking place in Janakpur.
According to Chief Minister and Council of Ministers Office sources, Chief Minister Yadav instructed the UML ministers to submit their resignations by Tuesday afternoon.
There are 4 UML ministers in the Madhes government.
The source claimed that Chief Minister Yadav has planned to relieve the UML ministers if they do not resign by late Tuesday.
Chief Minister Yadav, who is spending more time in Bara to campaign for JSP chairman Upendra Yadav in the by-elections.
chief Minister Yadav is mulling over returning to the campaign after taking Nepali Congress (NC) lawmakers to the Madhes cabinet.