Gagan Thapa, NC: Ethnic states without the right to self determination and priority rights is the best solution.
Rabindra Adhikary, UML: Ethnicity based states in this day and age makes no sense.
Hemraj Bhandari, Maoist: Ethnic federalism will never work in Nepal.
Dhanraj Gurung, NC: Ethnic states should be avoided at all costs. It won't benefit anyone.
Lekhnath Neupane, Maoist: It does not suit a communist party to talk about ethnic states.
Rajkishore Yadav, MJF (Ganatantrik): We don't need ethnic states. Why do we want to repeat past mistakes of letting one group rule the other?
Badri Pandey, NC: Ethnic states and preferential treatment of indigenous communities would create newer exclusions and band one group against the other.
Abhisekh Pratap Shah, MJF Nepal: We can't go back on ethnic federalism now.
Amrita Thapa Magar, UCPN Maoist: We want ethnic states with priority rights.