Parents of those boys, who were found dead inside a car parked at Syauli bazaar of Tulsipur sub-metropolitan city five days ago, have not received the bodies yet.

They said they would not receive the bodies until police arrested those involved in the incident and made them public.

They met with Mayor of Tulsipur sub-metropolis yesterday and drew his attention to the case.

Pandey urged the victims' families to help in investigation of the case.

Saying they have directed Tulsipur police to carry out fair investigation into the case, Mayor Pandey added that the reality of the incident would be revealed after viscera report.

Similarly, he expressed commitment that the sub-metropolitan city would provide Rs 25,000 each as funeral expenses to the victims' families.

Chairperson of Dalit Mukti Morcha, Suraj Pariyar, said the boys were murdered.

A police team with a sniffer dog from Banke had arrived in Dang to carry out investigation into the case.

Chief of Area Police Office, Tulsipur, Shiva Bahadur Singh, said the viscera had already been sent to Kathmandu to find out the cause behind the death.

Nine-year-old Sandeep Pariyar, seven-year-old Subarna Pariyar and six-year-old Karan Pariyar of Baruwa Village were found dead inside the Indian number plated car (RJOICC 0885) on May 2.

A version of this article appears in the print on May 7, 2021, of The Himalayan Times.