Maoists return Lawati’s house

Phidim, March 11:

The Maoists today returned the house belonging to Rastriya Prajatantra Party (Nepal) vice-chairman Padma Sundar Lawati, at Yasok bazaar of Panchthar District. The Maoists had seized Lawati’s home three years ago and were using it as their office.

Maoist district committee member Laxmi Neupane on Tuesday announced in presence of the locals about returning of the house.

“We returned the house keeping in mind the upcoming constituent assembly election and at the direction of party headquarters,” said Neupane.