CHITWAN, Nov 20: Cadres of Communist Party of Nepal-led by Netra Bikram Chand set fire on ballot boxes at a polling station in Chitwan's Rapti Municipality.

NEPALGUNJ, Nov 17: Two cadres of the Netra Bikram Chand-led group who were injured in a bomb blast are being treated under police supervision. The explosion took place at around 8:10PM on Wednesday while the cadres were allegedly making a bomb in a house near the health office in Nepalganj Sub-metropolitan City ward number 10 Bhrikutinagar.

KATHMANDU, August 7: CPN-UML MP Pradeep Gyawali has questioned if the government is planning to capture booths in the elections by issuing arrest warrants against Netra Bikram Chand and other leaders of his party.

KATHMANDU, August 1: A 35-day arrest warrant has been issued against Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) General Secretary Netra Bikram Chand.

KATHMANDU, May 9: The Netra Bikram Chand-led Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) has split formally with a dissident leader of the party, Dharmendra Bastola forming a separate party named the CPN (Majority), accusing that the “Chand-led faction is getting stuck in the quagmire of parliamentary politics.”

KATHMANDU, April 27: The Communist Party of Nepal (CPN), led by Netra Bikram Chand, has been split after the party sacked its secretariat members Hemanta Prakash Oli and Dharmendra Bastola, accusing them of going against the party's decisions.

KATHMANDU, Feb 12: The government and the Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) led by Netra Bikram Chand today held a discussion on the implementation of the three-point agreement reached earlier between the two sides.

KATHMANDU, Nov 11: The Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) led by Netra Bikram Chand aka Biplab has announced to stage nationwide protests against the recent hike in the prices of petroleum products. The party’s General Secretary Chand announced the protest programs in a statement issued on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, March 22: Chairman of Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) Netra Bikram Chanda ‘Biplab’ has urged the government to expedite the release of their party leaders and cadres currently serving jail terms.

KATHMANDU, March 6: General Secretary of the Communist Party of Nepal (CPN), Netra Bikram Chand, held a meeting with Home Minister Ram Bahadur Thapa on Saturday morning.

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We are committed to honoring three-point pact: Biplab

KATHMANDU, March 5: A three-point agreement which was signed between the government and the Netra Bikram Chand-led Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) was made public on Friday.

NAWALPUR, March 5: General Secretary of Nepal Communist Party (CPN) Netra Bikram Chand 'Biplab' became public after the government lifted a ban on his party. He became public from Daldale of Nawalpur district early Friday morning.

KATHMANDU, March 3: Hours after their first ever formal dialogue, the government and the underground outfit, Netra Bikram Chand-led Communist Party of Nepal (CPN), held a second round of meeting on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, March 2: The government has formed a two-member team to hold talks with the underground Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) led by Netra Bikram Chand aka Biplab.

KATHMANDU, Feb 2: The government has revived talks with the banned Netra Bikram Chand-led Communist Party of Nepal in an attempt to bring them to the political mainstream.

KATHMANDU, Jan 13: Police have arrested Dharmendra Bastola, chief of Western Command of Netra Bikram Chand ‘Biplab’-led Communist Party of Nepal(CPN) from the bordering area of Makwanpur and Lalitpur districts on Tuesday afternoon, confirmed a senior police officer.

KATHMANDU, Jan 7: Police have arrested three cadres of Netra Bikram Chand ‘Biplab’-led Communist Party of Nepal from Kathmandu on Tuesday night

Two arrested with explosive substances

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MANMA, Jan 2: The District Police Office Kalikot has arrested two people along with explosive substances.

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A key leader of Chand-led outfit arrested

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KATHMANDU, Nov 22: A key leader of the Netra Bikram Chand-led Nepal Communist Party was arrested from the Kathmandu Valley recently.

KATHMANDU, Feb 13: Police on Thursday arrested Chiranjivi Dhakal, the chairperson of the All Nepal National Independent Students' Union (Revolutionary), the student wing of outlawed Netra Bikram Chand-led Nepal Communist Party.

KATHMANDU, Jan 17: A day after the outlawed CPN(Maoist) led by Netra Bikram Chand claimed that it had seized land belonging to Lalita Niwas at Baluwatar, the government on Thursday said activities of the Chand-led group such as planting bombs and putting up flags were just publicity stunts.

KATHMANDU, Jan 12: Faced with massive police crackdown that has left the party’s organizational structure in shambles in recent months, the outlawed CPN (Maoist) led by Netra Bikram Chand has devised a new strategy to ‘accumulate strength’, while making its presence felt through explosions time and again, according to senior police officials.

SURKHET, Jan 1: Cadres of the Netra Bikram Chand-led Nepal Communist Party and police exchanged fire at Cheneri Taal area in western Surkhet on Wednesday.

DAILEKH, Dec 22: More than a dozen cadres of the outlawed Nepal Communist Party led by Netra Bikram Chand have reportedly kidnapped Dhir Bahadur Shahi, the chairman of Thatikandh rural municipality in Dailekh district, and his spouse Ila Malla Shahi from their home, the District Police Office said on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, Oct 22: Police have arrested Gunaraj Lohani, a leader of Nepal Communist Party led by Netra Bikram Chand.

KAWASOTI, Oct 18: The District Police Office Nawalparasi arrested two cadres of Netra Bikram Chand 'Biplav' Group.

Netra Bikram Chand's son arrested

September 12, 2019 06:45 am

CHITWAN, Sep 12: Police have arrested 16 agitating students from Bhatarpur Medical College including Prakash Chand, son of underground Communist Party Nepal chief Netra Bikram Chand.

SURKHET, Aug 14: A group of cadres of the outlawed Netra Bikram Chand-led Nepal Communist Party detonated an improvised explosive device targeting Chief Minister of Karnali Province Mahendra Bahadur Shahi at Khigma area in Kalikot Pachaljharana rural municipality on Wednesday.

JHAPA, August 12: The  Jhapa Police have arrested 17 cadres of the banned group led by Netra Bikram Chand from various areas of the district.

KATHMANDU, Aug 11: The government appears to be on the offensive against the outlawed Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) led by Netra Bikram Chand, as police continue to arrest key members of the outfit instead of gearing up initiatives for talks.

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KATHMANDU, Aug 6: Police have arrested three leaders of the Chand-led Nepal Communist Party from Battisaputali in Kathmandu on Tuesday.

Probe the crossfire claims

August 6, 2019 02:00 am

At a time Nepal Police is being criticized for its failure to arrest the perpetrators of Nirmala Panta’s rape and murder, it has become the subject of public criticism over its alleged role in ‘killing’ Kumar Paudel, Sarlahi district in-charge of the outfit led by Netra Bikram Chand.

KATHMANDU, Aug 2: With back-door talks over talks between the Netra Bikram Chand-led Communist Party Nepal and government representatives getting nowhere, the semi-underground outfit has turned more aggressive in its disruptive activities in recent days.

Biplav Kaski Secretary arrested

July 28, 2019 09:01 am

KASKI, July 28: A leader of the banned Netra Bikram Chand 'Biplav' group has been arrested by police. District secretary of the group Sujan BK was arrested from Pokhara on Saturday evening.

KATHMANDU, July 26: The government has endorsed the report submitted by a Political Dialogue Committee headed by lawmaker Som Prasad Pandey.

Two cadres of Chand outfit arrested

July 23, 2019 17:30 pm

TANAHUN, July 23: Police have arrested two local leaders of the outlawed political outfit led by Netra Bikram Chand group in the district on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, July 22: As informal negotiations by the senior leaders of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) have failed to bring the outlawed Netra Bikram Chand-led Communist Party of Nepal anywhere closer to the negotiating table, the government has continued its offensive against the outfit.

KATHMANDU, July 21: Police have arrested Maila Lama, a key leader of the Netra Bikram Chand-led Nepal Communist Party (NCP), from Kathmandu.

DHANGADHI, July 19: The Netra Bikram Chand-led Nepal Communist Party (NCP) has claimed the responsibility for Thursday's powerful bomb blast in Dhangadhi that killed one person leaving four others injured.

Dhangadhi July 19: One of the victims of Thursday's explosion in Dhangadi died in course of treatment in local hospital, district authorities said.

KATHMANDU, July 15: The government has initiated backchannel negotiations to bring the outlawed Netra Bikram Chand-led Communist Party of Nepal to ‘save the country from the brink of another war’.

KHOTANG, July 13: Family members have not been able to bring the dead body of a police constable to his hometown Halesi Tuwachung Khotang, who was killed during an exchange of fire with outlawed NCP cadres on Wednesday in Bhojpur.

KATHMANDU, July 11: Police have arrested leaders and cadres of outlawed Communist Party of Nepal led by Netra Bikram Chand in Nawalparasi and Surkhet on Thursday.

JUMLA, July 8: Police on Monday has unlocked two doors of the office of Tila Rural Municipality in Jumla district padlocked by an unidentified group.

KATHMANDU, July 4: Spokesperson and Minister for Information and Communications Gokul Prasad Baskota on Thursday said that the Chand-led group will bear the brunt of the consequences if it refuses to sit for peaceful dialogue with the government.

Timilsina arrested again

June 27, 2019 08:09 am

KATHMANDU, June 27: Police have arrested a poet over his alleged involvement in the Netra Bikram Chand’s Communist Party of Nepal, at outlawed outfit. Thakur Prasad Timilsina aka Rasuwali Kavi was arrested while he was attending a literary function in the capital on Wednesday.