NC (D) to stage stir if Maoists don’t return seized property

Dhangadhi, June 17:

President of the Nepali Congress-Democratic (NC-D) Sher Bahadur Deuba today threatened to stage an agitation if the land and property seized by the Maoists were not returned early.

Talking to journalists here, he said land and property belonging to 300 NC-D leaders and cadres were seized in Kailali district alone.

Earlier, NC-D district presidents, members of parliament and sister organisations based in the far-western region warned of staging an agitation. “The entire party will back the agitation,” Deuba said.