1. Protesting for the release of Madhav Nepal 2. Two prominent leaders released. 3. Students take out rally protesting price hike and autocratic monarchy.
Students took out a rally protesting recent price hike in petrochemical products and autocratic monarchy. The rally that started from Amrit Science College (ASCOLL) turned into a corner meeting in Ason and was addressed by a few student leaders who condemned the monarchy and the price hike at the same time. Plus, they also demanded democracy. Pics by Shruti Shrestha via Kantipur
You want to listen what he is saying? He says: “No Monarchy, No Price Hike in Petroleum Products.”
And he is asking for the same.
Mass meeting in Ason
Pradeep Giri, Bimalendra Nidhi Released
Two prominent pro-democracy leaders were released by authorities after the Supreme Court intervention. Pradeep Giri and Bimalendra Nidhi, both leaders of Nepali Congress (Democratic) were warmly received by their family members and a few dozens followers in the Supreme Court venue this afternoon. Pics by Shailendra Kharel
The family: Bimalendra Nidhi with his wife and sons.
“Here comes my hubby:” His wife gives a loving look to Bimalendra Nidhi.
Pradeep Giri talks to media.
Pradeep Giri with his son
Protesting for the release of Madhav Nepal
Pradeep Giri and Bimalendra Nidhi were released by there are still many who are still inside jail or under house like CPN UML General Secretary Madhav Kumar Nepal. And this man was one of many protesting the house arrest of Nepal today in front of the communist leader’s house in Koteshwor.
And they are looking at the protest program standing over a suspension bridge near the home of Nepal. Pic by Shailendra Kharel