Nepal may remove 'secularism' from new Constitution in response to public feedback

By DNA India, 28 July 2015
photo credit: Utpalasia
photo credit: Utpalasia
<p>The key term of 'secularism' may be dropped in Nepal's new Constitution as it is not considered "appropriate" by many people, according to top Nepali leaders.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">UCPN (Maoist) Chairman Prachanda said on Monday that the term 'secularism' is not an appropriate one and it would be replaced by a suitable term in the new Constitution.&nbsp;Talking to reporters at his residence, Prachanda said they are mulling to replace the word while finalising the new Constitution as it has hurt the sentiments of the general public.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">"We found during the feedback collection process that the people were deeply displeased and hurt with the usage of the term 'secularism', therefore, when the new Constitu
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