Stateless Gorkhas

Posted on: Tuesday, Sep 12, 2017

Instead of advocating for Madhesi rights in Nepal, Modi should first grant rights to his own citizens. Kamal Gurung was a brilliant student. In June 1987, he sat for the entrance of Regional Medical College, at Imphal, the capital city of Manipur state …

About Mithila

Mithila is an ancient cultural region of South Nepal and North India lying between the lower ranges of the Himalayas and the Ganges River. The Nepal border cuts across the top fringe of this region. The Gandak and Kosi Rivers are rough western and eastern boundaries of Mithila. The Ramayana records a dynastic marriage between Prince Rama of Ayodhya and Sita, the daughter of Raja Janak of Mithila. The town of Janakpur, in the northern Nepali section of Mithila, is believed to be Janak's old capital.