Tag: Ram Bahadur Thapa

Gagan Thapa: Pant’s murderers can’t be identified unless Home Minister’s term ends

Mahendranagar, November 21 Nepali Congress leader Gagan Thapa says the investigation into the rape and murder of 13-year-old Nirmala Pant in Kanchanpur district of western Nepal cannot conclude unless Home Minister Ram Bahadur Thapa’s term ends. Addressing a meeting of his party’s cadres in Mahendranagar on Wednesday, the youth leader said Home Minister Thapa, who […]

Nepal to provide ‘national citizenship card’ to every citizen within next three years

Kathmandu, November 19 The government of Nepal says it is launching the distribution of national citizenship cards to its citizen on Monday. The government aims to complete the distribution and equip all citizens with the machine readable card that includes all essential information about the citizen within next three years. “When you get the national […]

Pant murder: IGP says probe needs time as PM reminds him of cost of mishandling

Kathmandu, October 11 Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli suggested that Nepal Police investigate into the mysterious rape and murder of 13-year-old Nirmala Pant of Kanchanpur district around three months ago and book the perpetrators at the earliest. Speaking at a function organised on the occasion of Nepal Police Day at the Police Headquarters in Naxal, […]

Ruling party’s student unions demand IGP Khanal sacked

Kathmandu, October 4 Student unions close to ruling Nepal Communist Party have demanded that the government sack Inspector General of Nepal Police, Sarbendra Khanal, as he has turned inefficient to perform his duty. Leaders of All Nepal National Free Students Union and All Nepal National Independent Students Union-Revolutionary led a delegation to the Home Minister […]

Pant murder: Protesters picket Singhadarbar, demand Home Minister’s resignation

Kathmandu, October 4 A group of youth on Thursday picketed the southern gate of Singhadarbar, the country’s central administrative complex, and demanded that Home Minister Ram Bahadur Thapa resign. The youth had launched the demonstration protesting the government’s inability to conclude the investigation into the rape and murder of 13-year-old Nirmala Pant in Bhimdatta Nagar […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Thursday, September 27, 2018

Major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu on Thursday have given priority to a host of topics from multiple spheres. The statement of Home Minister Ram Bahadur Thapa over the probe into rape and murder of Nirmala Pant in Bhimdatta Nagar of Kanchanpur district around two months ago has been covered on the […]