Tuesday, 22 June 2021 07:22 AM
March 25, 2021 01:30 PM NPT
By: Khagendra Adhikari
ILAM, March 25: Durga Prasad Timsina, originally from Mai Municipality-10 of Ilam, who was recently released from Dum Dum Correctional Home of Kolkata, India, was granted citizenship, on Thursday.
District Administration Office, Ilam issued citizenship on Thursday. Province 1 government has decided to bear expenses for Timsina's treatment.
Timsina returned home earlier this week after being freed from a four-decade-long jail life in India.
The 61-year-old had been lodged in various jails including the Dum Dum Correctional Home in India without a trial for 40 years.
A division bench of justices Thottathil B Nair Radhakrishnan and Anirudra Roy of the Kolkata High Court recently issued an order for Timsina’s release.
ILAM, March 21: Durga Prasad Timsina, originally from Mai Municipality-10 of Ilam, arrived at his home following his release from...