BHAIRAHAWA: The government held talks with Samyukta Janatantrik Terai Mukti Morcha, an underground outfit active in Terai since 2061 BS, in Lumbini and signed a five-point agreement.
Minister for Peace and Reconstruction, Top Bahadur Rayamajhi, Secretary Dhruba Prasad Sharma and Joint-Secretary Dipendra Nath Sharma took part in the talks from the government side while Coordinator of the Morcha Sanjay Kumar Gupta popularly known as Kautilya Sharma, Ravidutta Mishra (Raj Guru) and Satya Narayan Saha had participated in the talks that began at 1:00 pm on Sunday.
The Morcha has agreed to hand over the weapons in its possession to the government after the five-point deal.
Similarly, the government has expressed the commitment for providing reliable security to coordinator and members of the Morcha, Morcha to submit latest details of the prisoners and its cadres facing cases to the Ministry and implementing the agreement signed before.
Consensus was forged to hold next talks on their mutual agreement as per the need. Minster Rayamajhi from the side of government and coordinator Gupta from the side of the Morcha signed the agreement paper. Before this, the government and Morcha had held talks for two times.