December 4, 2016 12:37 PM NPT
File photo. (Republica)
KATHMANDU, Dec 4: Different students' unions and youth organizations have protested against the constitution amendment bill registered by the government in the parliament even on Sunday.
They have organized different agitating programs in front of the various government campuses urging to withdraw the bill soon for few days.
Locals, different political parties and industrialists have protested against the amendment bill as it has the provision of excluding some districts from the Province-5 and including in the Province-4.
Various districts were shut called by various political parties against the changes in the boundaries of the province in the constitution amendment proposal.
It is noted that district-based political parties, people's representatives, civil society representatives and business community have come to the street against the bill for few days urging to withdraw it particularly in province-5.
Academic institutions, factories and transport service have remained closed for few days in the area.
All Nepal National Free Students Union (ANNFSU) secretary R C Lamichhane has urged all to be united for the nationality and sovereignty adding that the amendment bill was centered to disharmonize the social cohesion in these districts. RSS