Homage to martyrs

January 30, 2020 07:35 am

It’s Martyrs’ Day today.  Martyrs evoke sense of sacrifice and the duty of the state to uphold the conviction and faith for which they fought. Nepal marks Martyrs’ Day every year to commemorate all known and unknown martyrs who sacrificed their lives for welfare of nation and people.

KATHMANDU, May 9: Newly-appointed vice-president of Nepali Congress (NC) Bimalendra Nidhi on Tuesday reached Dumja, the birthplace of the late BP Koirala, to pay homage to the founding leader of the NC. Nidhi had reached Janakpur immediately after being elected through the party's Central Working Committee (CWC) meeting as the party's vice president on May 4. He had offered homage to his late father Mahendra Narayan Nidhi at his cremation site.

KATHMANDU, Nov 19: Prakash Dahal was taken to the CPN-Maoist office at Paris Dada for his last homage. Various leaders such as Madhav Kumar Nepal, Agni Sapkota, Anuradha Koirala, Pampha Bhusal, Narayankaji Shrestha, Barshaman Pun along with others are present at the homage. See the pictures here.