Maiti demonstrated at home demanding action against the perpetrators of the Rukam incident

16 June, Kathmandu. Protests took place in the Mattighar Mandal on Friday to demand action against those involved in the Rukm West Chaurajhari incident. Various organizations, including the National Dalit Journalists Association, staged demonstrations under the coordination of the Slum Conservation Campaign Nepal. He demanded justice and fair compensation for the victims and action against… Continue reading Maiti demonstrated at home demanding action against the perpetrators of the Rukam incident

Rukam incident: how long untouchability?

A question always hurts the mind. There is a tingling sensation. How long untouchability? Times have changed, people have become new and modern, laws have come but untouchability has not disappeared. People speak untouchability on stage, then the same people show untouchability at home by showing mother and father. People write essays about the definition… Continue reading Rukam incident: how long untouchability?

The statements about the Chaurajhari incident have been distorted and politicized: Janardhana

14 June, Kathmandu. CPN (Maoist) leader Janardan Sharma has complained that his statement about the Chaurajhari incident was misinterpreted. Sharma, who is also the public representative of Rukam West, said that the issues raised in Parliament were distorted and misunderstood. “Despite my clear statement in Parliament, there has been an attempt to politicize it by… Continue reading The statements about the Chaurajhari incident have been distorted and politicized: Janardhana

Investigate the Chaurajhari incident through a special mechanism: Human rights activists

14 June, Kathmandu. Human rights activists have called for a special high-level mechanism to investigate Rukum’s murder last Saturday. Various 33 human rights organizations and individuals issued a statement on Wednesday expressing concern over the incident. The call for the formation of a high-level, credible special mechanism to deal with barbaric attacks, murders, violence and… Continue reading Investigate the Chaurajhari incident through a special mechanism: Human rights activists

21 civilian leaders demanded for investigation of Rukum incident

June 13, Kathmandu. The civic leaders have demanded an inquiry into the incident of West Rukum Chaurajhari in which three people were killed and three others went missing. Citizen leaders Daman Nath Dhungana, Kanak Mani Dixit Dixit, Bipin Adhikari and 21 others issued a statement on Tuesday demanding an inquiry. We strongly condemn this incident… Continue reading 21 civilian leaders demanded for investigation of Rukum incident

Demanded an unbiased investigation into the Chaurajhari incident

June 13, Kathmandu. Expressing grief over the Rukm Square incident, the Aam Aadmi Party has called for a fair inquiry. Nawaz Vishwakarma, a young man from Javarkot and two of his friends were killed at Chaurajhari in West Rukam last Saturday. Similarly, three persons are still missing. The incident drew widespread criticism, with United Party… Continue reading Demanded an unbiased investigation into the Chaurajhari incident

Congress seeks response from Home Minister on Rukum West incident

June 13, Kathmandu. The main opposition Nepali Congress has demanded the Home Minister to respond to the incident in which a Dalit youth was killed in a local attack in West Rukm. Speaking during the zero-hour meeting of the National Assembly on Tuesday, Radheshyam Adhikari, leader of the National Assembly Parliamentary Party of the Nepali… Continue reading Congress seeks response from Home Minister on Rukum West incident

Chaurajhari incident: 3 bodies found, 12 arrested

12 June, Kathmandu. The bodies of three missing youths have been found in a clash between youths who took the girl from Malla Tharaki in Soti of Rukm West Chaurahajhari Municipality-8. Whereabouts of the missing four youths is still unknown According to police, 19 people had gone to pick up the girlfriend of 21-year-old Nawaz… Continue reading Chaurajhari incident: 3 bodies found, 12 arrested

Janardan Sharma demanded an inquiry into the Chaurajhari incident

12 June, Kathmandu. CPN (Maoist) leader Janardan Sharma has demanded an inquiry into the murder of a youth and the disappearance of six people at Chaurajhari in Rukum West. Sharma, who is also the public representative of Rukam, has demanded an inquiry into the incident through the social network Facebook. He urged the local government,… Continue reading Janardan Sharma demanded an inquiry into the Chaurajhari incident