RJP cadres capture 55 polling officers in Rajbiraj

Posted on: June 14, 2017 | views: 210
Cadres of the Rastriya Janata Party (RJP) Nepal that came to the street demanding an amendment to the constitution before the second-phase local-level election took some 55 election officers deputed in the district under control. The RJP cadres reportedly took them under control from the main gate of the Rajbiraj-based Mahendra Bindeshwori Multiple Campus where the latter reached to attend the training organised for them before the election. According to Saptari Police spokesperson and Deputy Superintendent of Police Yadav Raj Upreti, tensions had grown at the site, following the RJP action. Meanwhile, normal life in the district has remained affected today too, the second day of the Madhes banda announced by the RJP. The party cadres were seen indulging in burning tyres at different parts of the district including the district headquarters Rajbiraj since early morning Similalarly, Ra Ja Pa Nepal erased the signboard of Jaleshwor-based party office of Federal Socialist Forum-Nepal as well as burned the party's flag. Some 50-60 RJP-Nepal cadres reached the party office of Federal Socialist Forum-Nepal and painted the signboard black and set fire to the party's flag. Meanwhile, normal life of Mahottari was completely affected due to the shutdown called by RJP-Nepal.