KATHMANDU, Feb 16: The police have detained three people who were staging a sit-in at Maitighar on Friday demanding the government to remove Maitighar as a prohibited area.

KATHMANDU, Jan 6: The police have apprehended nine individuals, including senior orthopedic surgeon Dr Govind KC, for staging a protest in the prohibited area of Maitighar Mandala.

KATHMANDU, Jan 1: Police intervened in a gathering at Maitighar Mandala where individuals were celebrating 'Dhoti Diwas' on January 1.

KATHMANDU, Dec 30: A group of demonstrators gathered in Maitighar Mandala, alleging that the government was responsible for the deaths of youths in the Balkumari incident.

KATHMANDU, Dec 21: On Thursday, 17 activists were arrested during a protest at Maitighar Mandala in Kathmandu.

KATHMANDU, Nov 20: Demonstrations were held at Maitighar Mandala in the capital on Monday against the government's imposition of a ban on TikTok.

KATHMANDU, Oct 4: Bharati Manandhar has started a hunger strike until death, calling for justice for her late husband, Chetan Manandhar, who was killed by Yog Raj Dhakal aka Regal.Dhakal was released after receiving a presidential pardon on Constitution Day. Bharati, who began her fast on Wednesday at Maitighar Mandala, declared that she will not return home until she gets justice.

KATHMANDU, Sept 9: A solidarity march has been organized in Kathmandu to protest against the cow slaughter.

KATHMANDU, June 14: The members of the Citizenship-less Struggle Committee have held demonstrations at Maitighar Mandala in the capital on Wednesday, demanding citizenship certificates.

KATHMANDU, June 5: Rastriya Yuwa Sangh Nepal, the people's organization of CPN-UML, has held march against the treason, genocide and corruption from Maitighar Mandla to Baneshwar on Monday.

KATHMANDU, May 23: "They neither let me live nor die," said Binu Yadav, who has been on a hunger strike for 13 days, sitting on the main road in Maitighar Mandala. Due to her lack of nutrition, she has had to be hooked up to a saline IV.

KATHMANDU, May 15: “Who bought you a bungalow worth millions?” This sentence went viral on social media on Saturday. Social media users have been raising their voices against corruption by writing this status since Saturday morning.

KATHMANDU, Jan 23: A street drama has been performed at Maitighar Mandala demanding an investigation into the murder of Nirmala Kurmi of Banke.

KATHMANDU, Sept 24: Supporters of Dr Govinda KC took to the streets in Kathmandu on Thursday to express solidarity with the demands raised by him.

Protesters demand publicizing probe report

September 30, 2018 05:25 am

KATHMANDU, Sept 30: A group of civilians on Saturday gathered spontaneously at Maitighar Mandala to stage a protest demanding that the report of the high-level probe committee on the rape and murder case of Nirmala Panta be made public. They also demanded the government to book perpetrators immediately.

KATHMANDU, Sept 13: A mass protest has been organized at Maitighar Mandala demanding justice for Nirmala Panta. During the mass meeting, organized by the civil society, parents of victim Panta were present demanding the justice for their daughter.

Rage against rape

September 3, 2018 10:56 am

KATHMANDU, Sept 3: A group of artists protested against the rape and murder of the 13-year-old Nirmala Panta at Maitighar Mandala on Tuesday. According to the police report, Nirmala, a resident of Kanchanpur, was brutally raped and eventually murdered. Several nation-wide protests are being organized demanding for justice to Nirmala.