Robert Penner’s visa cancelled, ordered to leave Nepal within two days

- Post Report, Kathmandu

May 3, 2016-

The Ministry of Home Affairs has ordered Canadian national Robert Penner to leave Nepal within two days. He was arrested on Monday on charge of inciting disharmony through social media. The Ministry has cancelled his visa.

A team of Nepal police had arrested Penner from Lalitpur on the request of Immigration Department. “He will be jailed if he fails to leave the country within two days,” said Yadav Prasad Koirala, spokesperson at Home Ministry.


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Published: 03-05-2016 18:03

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