Major setback to Prachanda government as UDMF calls poll boycott

United Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF) has decided to boycott the local body polls, a day after Prachanda-led government table new Constitution amendment bill in the Parliament.The Madhesi parties say that the new proposal failed to redress their grievances.They said any proposal that fails to take care of their longstanding demand on provincial boundaries will be unacceptable.The tabled proposal says that changes in the provincial boundaries will be looked into by the new Federal Restructuring Commission.