Rastriya Janta Party (RJP) Nepal has obstructed various road sections of the district for two hours as a protest against the election.
The cadres of the party have obstructed the road section in Rajbiraj, Rupani, Mahuli, Bhardaha, Hanuman Nagar, Kalyanpur, Kadamaha and Kakatta by chanting slogan against the election. The party has been demanding the amendment of constitution prior to the election. They have been warning to obstruct the second phase of election if conducted without amending the constitution.
According to INSEC district representative Indira Bhattarai of Morang, the RJP has organized transportation strike in Biratnagar demanding the amendment of constitution prior to the election. The party has organized strike in Kathari, Dadarberiya, Rangeli and Ambari.
The party has obstructed the road for two hours. Mohamed Kadir of the party said that the strike was as per the schedule of agitation. The party has been constantly raising voice to address their demand prior to the election.
Manohar Kumar Pokhrel