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Asian Tribune is published by E-LANKA MEDIA(PVT)Ltd. Vol. 20 No. 82

Important government announcement this week: Nepal's Home Mi

[b]Important government announcement this week: Nepal's Home Minister[/b]

[b] Khatmandu, 13 December, ([/b] Nepal's Minsister for Home Affairs Kamal Thapa, recently inducted by King Gyanendra in the council of minister, said Monday that the government is making an important announcement this week.

Thapa said so to journalists after meeting visiting Indian Foreign Secretary Shyam Sharan in Kathmandu Monday. He did not elaborate on what the announcement would be.

Thapa also did not comment on what he discussed with Sharan. He said that he would organize a press conference after the government's announcement.

Meanwhile, Sharan, who arrived in Kathmandu Sunday on a three-day visit, also held separate meetings with vice chairmen of Nepal's council of ministers, Tulsi Giri and Kirti Nidhi Bista today.

Sharan refused to comment on the contents of his talks during the meets, stating that it was just a routine visit. When asked what he has to say on New Delhi being the venue of the recent signing of the 12-point pact between the seven-party alliance and the Maoists, he said, "Do you think such a thing happened." He didn't elaborate though.

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