Indian obstructs Nepal road construction

Posted on: November 15, 2017 | views: 483

The Indian side has constructed the construction of Gaddachauki-Brahmadev road linking the northern belt of Kanchanpur.

Indian Boarder Security Force has disrupted the blacktopping of the road nearby Nepal-India border pillar on the issue of hum pipe.

The dispute ensued when the armed Boarder Security Force put pressure on removing the hum pipe that was placed to give water outlet from the road. Indian Boarder Security Force claimed that the territory where the road is being constructed is in India. 

Chief District Officer Kumar Bahadur Khadka said that they were aware of the halt of the construction works after the SSB obstruction.

"The construction will continue after holding joint meeting with the Indian side".

Last year, a Nepali national was shot dead by Indian Border Security in Punarbas municipality of Kanchanpur over a dispute on a culvert.