Yeah, that was back in 2003 when, we belive, Baburam hadn’t even dreamed of being the Prime Minister that he is today 🙂
2003-04-16 09:59 C O N F I D E N T I A L KATHMANDU 000691 SIPDIS DEPARTMENT FOR SA/INS AND DS/IP/SA LONDON FOR POL - GURNEY E.O. 12958: DECL: 04/15/2013 TAGS: PTER PREL NP SUBJECT: NEPAL: MAOISTS TO MEET EMBOFFS REF: A. (A) KATHMANDU 0677 śB. (B) STATE 90666 śC. (C) STATE 74113 śD. (D) KATHMANDU 0621 Classified By: AMB. MICHAEL E. MALINOWSKI. REASON: 1.5 (B,D). ś1. (C) Following Ref C guidance, on April 16 poloff contacted known Maoist sympathizer Padma Ratna Tuladhar to convey Embassy agreement to meet at the First Secretary level with Maoist representatives. Poloff advised Tuladhar that the RSO will also participate in the meeting, which has been tentatively scheduled for the afternoon of Friday, April 25, at the Embassy.