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“The tendency of pointing one another never addressed the demands and grievances of the Madhesi, Tharu and Indigenous groups by failed attempt of constitution amendment,” she added. The Madhesh based parties demanded more inclusion in the newly promulgated …

The final round of voting covers parts of the restive southern plains that border India and are dominated by the ethnic Madhesi people. More than 2.6 million people are eligible to choose more than 6,000 representatives in 136 municipal, officials said.

The Madhesi parties have been demanding more representation in all state mechanism. Kathmandu: Nepal has said India has expressed no “grievances” over the forthcoming local body elections which are being conducted in the landlocked country after a gap of …

Upadhyay’s statement came at a time when Indian-origin Madhesi parties have warned to boycott the local body polls as the government did not pay attention to amend the constitution for addressing their concern before announcing the poll date. The Madhesi …

Political leaders and civil society members said that if elections were held without addressing the genuine demands of the protesting forces like Madhesi, Adivasi, Muslim, Dalit and other ethnic communities, the elections would not end the current …

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.

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