Prachanda leaving for New Delhi
Maoist chairman Prachanda is leaving for India today to take part in the Leadership Summit to be organized by The Hindustan Times daily in New Delhi.
Senior Maoist Dr Baburam Bhattarai is also accompanying Prachanda to New Delhi.
The Summit to be held in November 17-18 will be participated by a panel of reputed speakers from around the world including Indian Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh, Congress president Sonia Gandhi, Afghan president Hamid Karzai, former British foreign secretary Jack Straw, former Malaysian president Mahathir Mohammad, former New York mayor Rudolf Guilliani, communist leader Sitaram Yechury, BJP leader Arun Jaitly, business magnate Vijay Mallya, cricketer Saurav Ganguly and film producer Karan Johar, among others.
According to reports, Prachanda will be one of the panel speakers in the summit.