Sujata Koirala goes to Bangladesh

Nepali Congress leader and former deputy prime minister Sujata Koirala (File Photo)

KATHMANDU: Nepali Congress (NC) leader Sujata Koirala on Sunday left here for Bangladesh to discuss problems of South Asian women and agenda of a three-day International Conference of Asian Political Parties (ICAPP).

She is the vice chairperson of ICAPP women committee.

Talking to media persons before her departure to Bangladesh, she said during her stay there, she will call on Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Wajed and opposition party leader Begam Khalida Zia and discuss about the problems facing the Asian women.

A three-day ICAAP International Conference is going to be held in Bangladesh with a view to increasing women’s participation in the Asian political parties, making them financially secured and socially and politically empowered.

She will call on the Bangladeshi Prime Minister on Monday morning.