Prime Minister Baburam Bhattarai held separate discussion with Nepali Congress president Sushil Koirala and UML chairman Jhala Nath Khanal over the formation of the consensus cabinet today.
According to the press note issued by the PM's personal secretariat after the morning meeting, the NC president told PM Bhattarai that his party was still deliberating on its ministerial list and that the names would be sent to him by the evening.
PM Bhattarai also held telephone conversation with UML chairman Khanal, asking the latter to help announce the full-fledged cabinet today itself.
According to the PM's secretariat, the new cabinet members are scheduled to be sworn in at 5 pm today. nepalnews.com