CPN Maoist cadres smear soot on face of DLRO officer

BIRATNAGAR: Cadres of the CPN Maoist led by Netra Bikram Chand on Friday smeared soot on the face of an officer of the Morang District Land Revenue Office (DLRO) in Biratnagar.

DLRO Chief Narendra Poudel said that four persons who came on two motorcycles dragged Kumar Acharya out of the office and smeared soot on his face.

Poudel said that they fled the scene after the incident.

Meanwhile, issuing a statement, the office staff halted the administrative works demanding actions against the guilty.