TU given ultimatum

Kathmandu, February 1:

Eight student unions, following a meeting here today, gave an ultimatum to the management of the TU to run classes in the central campus and affiliate campuses by Friday.

The meeting also decided to take out torch rallies throughout the country on February 3 in protest of the King’s authoritarian rule and the arrest of political cadres, Kiran Poudel, general secretary of the NC(D)-affiliated NSU, said.

The meeting also decided to intensify protests in all campuses.