August 23, 2018 06:01 PM NPT
Govt pulls back Kanchanpur CDO in view of ongoing protest
The Ministry of Home Affairs has pulled back Chief District Officer of Kanchanpur district Kumar Bahadur Khadka after eight people including two police officials were injured in a clash with police in the course of protest against Nirmala rape and murder case on Thursday.
8 hurt as police open fire on protesters in Kanchanpur
At least eight people including two police officials were injured after police opened fire on protesters while they were staging demonstration demanding arrest of the culprit involved in the rape and murder case of Nirmala Panta on Thursday.
The government has formed a probe committee to investigate the Kanchanpur incident. Ministry of Home Affairs has formed the 5- member committee led by Hari Prasad Mainali, Director General of Prison Management Department after Kanchapur locals continued to protest for the last three days.
A man flagged by French authorities as a suspected radical killed his mother and sister and seriously injured another woman in a knife attack Thursday that was quickly claimed by the Islamic State group.