July 3, 2015
In the past few months, the Nepal Police has made its presence conspicuous in the vicinity of the residence of Dr. CK Raut in Rajbiraj, Saptari District. The number of personnel ranges from 2 to well over a dozen, rising when they think Dr. Raut has reason to leave his home. They have placed Dr. Raut under 24-hour surveillance, and to do so, they have rented a house nearby and deployed some female members of the police there too. The police personnel have been doing their assigned job, however this is obstructing day-to-day life of Dr. Raut. Even his family members are living in fear due to constant surveillance. (more…)
Police intrudes Dr. Raut’s privacy and security badly keeping him under house-arrests; keeps peeping through his house’s windows at midnight; family lives in police’s terror
2015 June 25, Kathmandu, NEPAL. Nepal police has arrested more than 80 Madheshis, according to Hulaki News, including at least seven activists from the Alliance for Independent Madhesh (AIM), from Kathmandu during the donor’s conference on Thursday.
2015 June 24, Rajbiraj, NEPAL. Dr. C. K. Raut, the coordinator of the Alliance for Independent Madhesh (AIM), along his 6 supporters were arrested at 4pm on Wednesday again while he was attending a meeting along his supporters at Hospital Chowk, Lahan, making it his 11th arrest during last few months. The meeting was to discuss about foreign aid induced migration, deforestation, resettlement projects and human-rights violations in Madhesh/Terai, in the post earthquake period. (more…)