Posts tagged ‘agitation



Likewise, in another violent incident, an ASI of Armed Police Force (APF) was dragged out of an ambulance and brutally murdered by the cadres of Madhesi Morcha in Jaleshwor of Mahottari district. As part of its bid to create an environment conducive for …

Likewise, in another such act of violence, an ASI of Armed Police Force (APF) was pulled out of an ambulance and inhumanely killed by the cadres of Madhesi Morcha in Jaleshwor of Mahottari district. In a bid to create the environment conducive for the …

Gathabandhan rolls back agitation plan

Posted on: Monday, Apr 24, 2017

Apr 24, 2017- After the Cabinet endorsed Saturday’s agreements, the Sanghiya Gathabandhan, which includes the Samyukta Loktantrik Madhesi Morcha, on Sunday decided to roll back all the scheduled protests. Protesting against the constitution amendment …

This new bill does meet some of the demands made by the Madhesi groups, though not all. As expected, the UML, more out of its cussedness has opposed the bill on the ground that the party was not consulted before hand! For them, it has become an ego problem …

The Madhesi Front demands the election be held after considering amendments in the new constitution. Speaking at an interaction programme held here today, Minister Nayak said, “It is surprising to see the Madhesi Front announcing agitation at a time when …

The Federal Alliance (Sanghiya Gathabandhan), an alliance of Madhesi and indigenous parties, made it clear on Sunday they would not take part in the elections if the government does not amend the statute, addressing their various demands. Nepal is on the …

The Madhesi Front demands the election be held after considering amendments in the new constitution. Speaking at an interaction program held here today, Minister Nayak said, “It is surprising to see the Madhesi Front announcing agitation at a time when the …

The new bill aims at addressing some of the key demands raised by United Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF). The Parliament meeting was later adjourned for eight days, Speaker Onsari Gharti said. The Madhesi parties, that have been demanding more …

Mahato warns of intensified agitation

Posted on: Monday, Mar 13, 2017

Speaking at a press meet organised by Press Front Saptari in Rajbiraj, Mahato said hundreds of thousands of Madhesi youths were ready to sacrifice their lives in the agitation. He asked the three major parties to take immediate steps to resolve the …

UML warns of agitation

Posted on: Tuesday, Nov 29, 2016

Further, claiming that the proposed statute amendment is against even the Madhesi people, Bista called on the government to focus on statute implementation rather than amendment. The UML leader, on the amendment issue, however, clarified that the same can …

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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.