Stories Tagged 'Madhesi'
In the village of Neemkhotiya, which is about five kilometres from the nearest town of Gulariya, there are about 75 households consisting mostly of Madhesi Dalits, where dozens of residents remain without citizenship.
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Imagine people’s hardships in Tarai districts—from Jhapa in the east to Kanchanpur in the west—during this hot and humid summer. Residents of central Madhes say that even wearing clothes can be unbearable in the searing heat.
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Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba has accused the CPN-UML of hatching conspiracies to create a rift between the people of Mountains, Hills and Madhes.
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Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli begins intensive consultations with ruling and opposition party leaders to find a solution to the Madhes crisis. He met UCPN (Maoist) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal, who leads the talks team, three times on Wednesday.
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The Nepali Congress is to take leadership role to address the ongoing Madhes agitation.
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After a series of informal talks, the government and Madhesi parties are scheduled to start formal talks on Sunday to discuss on substantive political agendas in resolving the Tarai issues as agreed earlier.
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