Sushil Koirala in USA, says CA election will be conducted in time

Nepali Congress President Sushil Koirala

KATHMANDU: Nepali Congress President Sushil Koirala, who is in the US visit for his treatment, has met with the Nepali diaspora.

At a program organized by the Nepal -America Liaison Committee in Jackson, New York, Koirala said the CA election would be conducted at any cost in the slated time.

He also said that the NC is not against federalism but not in favour of ethnic-based federalism.

On different note, Koirala said that the party would give election ticket to those candidates, who work in the district and are recommended by the constituency, RSS reports.

Koirala, who is suffering from tongue cancer for the past few years, would undergo his regular medical check-up at the Sloan Kettering Cancer Centre in New York, it is learnt.