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Dalit Bodies Demand Action against Culprits


Banke/December 19

Various Dalit bodies have demanded action against those involved in the killing of Man Bahadur Sunar of Kalikot.


Issuing a joint press statement on December 18, Mukti Samaj Central Secretariat member Nanda Bishwakarma, Central member of Nepal Rastriya Mukti Morcha Jaya Bahadur Bishwakarma, Central chairperson of Dalit NGO Federation Gajadhar Sunar, Chairperson of Dalit Sewa Sangh Chakraman Bishwakarma among others demanded life sentence with confiscation of property for the culprits.


Sunar, 30, of Jubitha4 in Kalikot succumbed to injuries on December 11 while he was being taken to district hospital Kalikot. He was beaten by Mim Bahadur Shahi and Dip Bahadur Shahi, who were drinking alcohol at Jas Bahadur's hotel after Sunar lit a cigarette from the kitchen oven on December 10.


Mim Bahadur and Dip Bahadur have been remanded in custody on December 13 on murder charge, police said.


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