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Boy, chained up for 17 years, in want of medical attention

Published On: March 14, 2017 09:02 AM NPT By: Surendra Bhandari/RSS

JHAPPA, March 14:  Unlike other adolescent boys in his locality, lifestyle of Leela Prasad Chamlagain does not reflect exuberance of life. Neither is he active nor agile. Worst of all, tied in chains for 17 years, he has been not only bearing the brunt of mental retardation but also the stigma attached with mental health disorders.