Prem Kidi, Senior Journalist & Political analyst
My association with this qualified intellectual Prem Kaidi dates back to three decades or even more. I recall how he used to forcefully push his views and the audience have had to accept his views for lack of befitting propositions.
This week, we invited him to our office for a Hi Tea. During the process, we talked with him on a variety of subjects. Below the results-chief editor.
TGQ1: You Mr. Kaidi being a veteran journalist how do you see the current situation in the country? Where the country is heading for? Your comments please.
Kaidi: Our nationality and sovereignty have never faced such a crisis in its entire history as it stands today. Unfortunately
Add to this, the political parties have also failed to abide by their own drafted constitution. It is because of this the seven parties have failed to conduct of the elections to the Constituent Assembly at a distance. Notably, the communal harmony which we have had in the recent past too has been hit hard by the ruling parties.
The declaration of
Kaidi: It is not only
Apart from this, the UNMIN is likely to bring in the UN Peace Keeping force mainly comprising of the Indian military forces in
It is in this light, the fresh meet of the Dalai lama with President Bush recently the entire events in
Kaidi: Karnali is the most ancient center of human civilization. The emperor of seven sub-continents was Manu whose capital was in Jumla. In modern history, Taimur Lung-the world conqueror-was killed by Jumla’s Bats Raj Shahi. Jumla thus gained world’s suzerainty. Later Jumla’s King Sobhan Shahi was defeated by Gorkha King and the former left for Lhasa-Tibet-his maternal place. Later Chinese supported the defeated Jumla King by sending one lakh Chinese forces to fight against the
Kaidi: Let me tell you very frankly, the present day rulers in the seven party alliances, do not know the history of this country and are the agents of some alien forces.
A poll that is considered to be the best is also being given to understand that it is not going to prove beneficial for this country. The CA polls being though best but is being taken in a manner that has already put question marks on our national integrity and sovereignty. The CA poll was an act that could have been used for the betterment of the people’s rights but it is being used as a tool against the basic rights of the people and also against the basic tenets of the country.
Kaidi: I call upon all the national and international friends that we the Nepalese must unite to preserve the great tradition and culture of this nation and to make this country stand tall amongst the comity of the nations.
As of now, I have united twenty regional ethnic political fronts under the captainship of Ram Raja Prasad Singh and we are planning to wage a strong movement for the safeguarding nationalism, strengthening democracy; and basic human right. We also strive for lasting peace in this country.
We seek valuable support from all the people living in the High Himalayas, Pahad, Madhes including those living in Karnali region so that a sort of permanent peace and stability could be guaranteed in this country.