Curfew ends in Simraungadh

The administration withdrew the curfew notice.

Curfew imposed in Simraungadh as protest continues

KATHMANDU: The District Administration Office, Bara imposed a curfew in Simraungadh Bazaar area following a clash between locals and police personnel yesterday.

A person was killed and six others were injured when police opened fire on Saturday to disperse the agitating mob.

The locals were protesting demanding construction of the road section from Simraungadh-Kalaiya to Birgunj.

A curfew was imposed yesterday also from 2 to 7 pm.

Meanwhile, agitating demonstrators are planning to stage rally with the body of Jaya Narayan Patel (37) of Hariharpur, Bara, who was killed during the clash yesterday.

Locals had also set a local police post in fire during the clash.

Source: THT