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Sushant Nepali

The author is an advocate currently working with the Team of Sumana Shrestha, Member of the Parliament under the Daayitwa Nepal Public Policy Fellowship Program 2023.

Caste system and religious conversion in Nepal

Published On: August 21, 2023 08:45 AM NPT By: Sushant Nepali

The Dalits have been facing discrimination and atrocities in different forms, both collectively and individually. They are still being denied entry to upper-caste houses, temples, and public places.

How language reflects social and racial prejudices against Madhesh

Published On: May 22, 2023 09:00 AM NPT By: Sushant Nepali

Some words have a common and pleasant origin that reflects a specific culture and has a rich background. However, these words can become offensive when used pejoratively. For instance, words like "Bhaiya" and "Dhoti" are commonly used, but their derogatory usage has negatively impacted people.