Demonstration against the suspicious death of “Kamlahri” in Dang

  June 20, 2018 By: INSEC

Free Kamlari Development Forum Nepal has staged a demonstration along with sit-in-protest in front of District Administration office of  Dang on June 20 against the suspicious death of 11 years old Ashmita Chaudhary of Bansgadhi Municipality-2.

Free Kamlari are accusing that the girl was killed after the rape. Her dead body was found hanging in the house of Durga Bhandari at Badhaiyataal Rural Municipality-7 on June 12.

Hundreds of Kamlaris staged demonstration demanding to stop sexual violence on them. They demanded to take action against those who still keeps Kamlari in their house.

Kamlari said that the nation has become “Kamlari-free” since 2013, June 27 however there are 21 children still living their life as Kamlari in Dang. They have even drawn the attention of the government to rescue them as they are very unsafe.

A memorandum has been handed over to CDO Gajendra Bahadur Shresth according to Sunita Chaudhary, chair of Kamlari Development Forum.

Similarly, a memorandum has been handed over to District Administration Office of Bardiya demanding the fair investigation against the death of 11 years old girl.


J.N Sagar/ Man Bahadur Chaudhary