Ganesh Man Singh & Pushpa Lal Shrestha


Ganesh Man Singh, Puspa Lal Shrestha were two Newah leaders among the four erstwhile political leaders that included B. P. Koirala, and Man Mohan Adhikari, to free the county from the shackles of Rana oligarchy. “I started attending political meetings and was very much inspired by Ganesh Man Singh,” said Kul Bahadur Khatri (82), once a son of very rich man in Dang, and an adapted son of Priya Raj(the son-in-law of Chandra Shamsher Rana) at his Thamel Palace now spends time at the building of the Association of Sufferers from the Maoists in Nepal (ASMN) in Kathmandu, said at an interview with Ekantipurโ€™s Reporter Ghanasyam Ojha. He said he was also influenced by Marxism and began thinking of advocating it. Read more

2 thoughts on “Ganesh Man Singh & Pushpa Lal Shrestha”

  1. This list of Newah Leaders is not complete. There are many more Newah Leaders besides Ganesh Man and Pushpa Lal depending on how you define a “Leader.” Are Martyr Ganga Lal Shrestha and Martyr Chiniya Lal Singh not considered leaders? What about Sahana Pradhan? What about Tanka Vilas Vajracharya and Shambhu Ram Shrestha who represented Kathmandu District as leaders and led the “Andolan” in Vikram Era 2007? There are so many other leaders – more research is needed.

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