Dhangadhi locals demand justice for Nirmala Pant, warn of more stringent protests

Dhangadhi, October 31

Residents of Dhangadhi have demanded justice for Nirmala Pant, the teenage girl who was raped and murdered in Bhimdutta Nagar few months ago.

A group formed to press authorities to investigate the case and find the culprit has threatened to launch stringent protests after the Chhath festival if the perpetrators are not brought to book at the earliest.

Representatives of the group have also handed over a petition to Chief Minister Trilochan Bhatta demanding justice for the teenager.

The parents of Nirmala Pant also participated in the demonstrations.