Five major Madhes parties in Nepal have unified and formed Rashtriya Janta Party to have a greater unity and achieve their objectives. The leaders of Tarai Madhes Loktantrik Party, Sadbhavana Party, Rashtriya Madhes Samajvadi Party, Tarai Madhes Sadbhawana Party and Madhesi Janadhikar Forum Gantantrik announced unification and formation of new party at Kathmandu today.
The leaders also unveiled flag and election symbol of Rashtriya Janta Party. New party will function on the principle of collective leadership. The leaders also appealed two other important partners of United Democratic Madhesi Forum, Sanghiya Samajwadi Forum Nepal and Nepal Sadbhawana Party to join new party.