SUNSARI, Nov 22: Protest rallies have been organised today in various parts of Sunsari district to object to the killing of a local person Fida Hussein.
The demonstrators have put forward five-point demands including the arrest of the murderer(s) of Hussein, declaration of the deceased a martyr, compensation for the family of the deceased and security to the people. They submitted the memorandum to Prime Minister through the Chief District Officer.
The protestors placed the body of Hussein on the road, burnt tyres, and briefly disrupted transportation at Duhabi, Inaruwa, Jamuwa Nahar and Jhokraha, affecting the passengers.
Hussein of Duhabi Municipality-9 was shot dead by an unidentified person on Wednesday morning while he was on a morning walk.