Dhangadhi: Seven ministries are vacant due to the appointment of 10 ministers of the Janata Samajwadi Party and removal of some UML ministers on Friday.
Among them, Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has started preparations to appoint additional ministers in six ministries today.
Discussions are underway in Baluwatar for that. A leader has said that homework is being done to give the responsibility of the ministry to the former Maoists as well.
The leader told Dinesh Khabar that the name of Achham's Jhapat Bohara, who was removed from the post of minister of the Far Western Province, is also on the list to become a minister.
Former Maoist leader Bohara is from Achham. Similarly, the name of former UML MP Yagya Bahadur Bogati of Achham Constituency No. 2 is also on the list of candidates.