KATHMANDU: Nepal’s top actress and one of the top woman leaders of the CPN (UML) today joined the UCPN (Maoist) at a formal program organized by the UCPN (Maoist) at its headquarters, Koteshwor.
The most sought after actress of the country Rekha Thapa joined the UCPN (Maoist) in front of hundred of Maoist supporters and top leaders of the Maoist including Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’, Dr Baburam Bhattarai and others.
Rekha, who turned nervous during the program, said, “I joined the party to serve the nation. My family members have sacrificed blood for the movement. You will know gradually which class I belong to.” She also she was feeling pride while joining the country’s most revolutionary party.
Similarly, UML leader Urmila Aryal also said that she has not demanded any post while entering into the Maoists. “I joined the UCPN (Maoist) to make it the center of Nepal’s communist forces. I want end of groupism in this party, if there are any,” she said.
Earlier, UML’s most powerful leader from Madhesh Ram Chandra Jha had also joined the UCPN (Maoist).