15 CPN Maoist activists, protesters arrested in Chitwan

CHITWAN: Police today arrested at least 15 CPN Maoist cadres from various areas of Chitwan district for disrupting vehicular movement to protest increasing inflation, black marketeering and corruption.

The arrestees include the the Netra Bikram-led party's district secretariat members Lokraj Pandey, Puran Rai, Krishna Baral, Raghubir Sherpa and Ramesh Lamichhane among others.