Physical abuse on chief and vice-chief of Rural Municipality

  April 22, 2018 By: INSEC

The locals have physically abuse the chief, vice-chief and local representatives of Barahapokhari Rural municipality on April 22 over a dispute of shifting the center of Rural Municiality.Locals of Barahapokhari are demanding to operate the Rural Municipality Office from ward number -3, Saunechaur. They attacked the local representatives in order to exert pressure so that the office remains in the same place.

The meeting was postponed until the next meeting after the situation became tensed.

The meeting was held to solve the problem however the discussion was unsuccessful according to Rural Municipality chief Shalikram Banjara. The center of the Rural municipality was determined by Federal Affairs and Local Development Minister based on a recommendation from Rural assembly. Police was deployed after the security of the local concern of the representative was increased according to CDO Eek Dev Adhikari.