Stories Tagged 'International day of the disappeared'
On a chilly evening on January 3, 2004, about a dozen police officers in civilian clothing came to the Bhotahiti-based shop of Hira Bahadur Roka and asked him to come along for questioning. They didn’t tell him what it was about or where he was being taken, but they assured him that he’d be released within a few hours.Fourteen years later, Roka’s family is still waiting for him to return. Following months of search, the family discovered that Roka had been taken to Maharajgunj-based Bhairavnath Battalion of Nepal Army, after he was held inside a few police stations within the Valley.full story »
Maoist leaders have dissolved their party and sold out those who fought for themfull story »
As the rest of the world is busy marking the ‘32nd International Day of the Disappeared’, Ganga Maya Rimal is getting her hands dirty in the farm.full story »