A protest rally organised by six Maoist parties, including UCPN ( Maoist ), against the Supreme Court’s recent verdict that disallowed providing mass amnesty to those facing charges for wrongdoings during people’s war is underway in the Capital.
UCPN (M) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal and CPN- Maoist General Secretary Ram Bahadur Thapa are leading the rally. The rally that kicked-off from Babarmahal will end at Santi Batika in Ratnapark, it is learnt.
The six Maoist parties had submitted a joint memorandum to Prime Minister Sushil Koirala about a week ago in this regard. They [ Maoist s] claim that the SC decision is against the spirit of Comprehensive Peace Accord reached among the political parties in the past.