In Arghakhanchi, all major political parties have shown their commitment to continue their protest till the end against the government’s proposal on amending constitution and dividing province number 5.
According to INSEC district representative Narayan Bhushal of Arghakhanchi, a big assembly was organized in the district in coordination of joint revolutionary committee.
While addressing the assembly, CPN Maoist leader Top Bahadur Rayamajhi said that the amendment proposal is against the sentiment of the people and he will fight for it till the end. Other leaders from Congress and CPN UML had addressed the assembly.
According to Pyuthan district representative Rabindra Pandey, the active political parties in the district have staged a demonstration against the government proposal. They have called on Band in the district and the normal lives of the people have been affected .
According to Rolpa District Representative Madhav Kumar Oli, the joint revolutionary committee of Pyuthan has called on four days Band in the district against the government proposal of amending constitution. There was a clash between police and agitators leaving some of the agitators injured.
In a clash, 12 demonstrators and three policemen including DSP Ram Prasad Gharti was injured. Police had fired nine rounds of tear gas to control the mob.
According to INSEC Gulmi representative Top Lal Aryal, the district was affected by the joint demonstration and protests in the district against the proposal of amending constitution. The youth students revolutionary committee had organized a model referendum on December 15.
The model referendum was to know the thought about the Gulmeli people about dividing the province number 5 according to student leader Sovakar Giri.
The vote will be counted and sent to Prime Minister according to Giri. The agitation continues in the district since 15 days and the normal life has been affected by the agitation.
According to INSEC district representative Nanda Ram Paudel of Kapilvastu, the agitation is getting more effective in the district. The agitators have organized a torch rally in various places of the district against the government proposal of constitution amendment.