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Archive for August, 2015
Indefinite shutdowns imposed by various political groups dissatisfied with the way future provinces are being carved in the new constitution crippled life across the country throughout August.
The ruling parties have rejected the Madhesi Front’s demand to halt the constitution writing process.
Tragedies like Tikapur will keep happening if impunity is not addressed.
Most Tharu youths have fled villages in Kailali district after the killings of eight policemen and one child.
A late night meeting of Tharu leaders finally agreed to target the police because killing Far West supporters would spark communal violence.
Parents of the 18 months old boy shot dead by protesters in Tikapur of Kailalai say he was targeted intentionally.
A day after the Kailalai carnage, the district torn between the supporters of the Tharuhat and the undivided Far West province is still tense.