10 persons freed
On the 78th birthday of Queen Mother Ratna, 10 persons detained on charges of involvement in Maoist activities were released on Wednesday. The District Administration Office, said they were released on condition they would not engage in Maoist activities again. Those released are Fuladevi Dusadhin, Pavitri Devi, Rojas Hajra Dusadh, Vidyananda Rai of Sankhuawa-5, Tarik Anwar of Bairiya-7, Shekh Khudus, Shekh Samim, Ram Ayodhya Prasad Yadav of Sitalpur-2, Mewalal Paswan of Bishrampur-2, and Kailashrai Yadav of Sitalpur-4. ADO Bishnu Prasad Poudel said.