KATHMANDU: The Guardian Association of Nepal (GAN) has called on closure of the Valley schools on Sunday to protest the abduction of a school kid at a private boarding school in the capital.
Monica Piya, a fourth grader of Sourdeep Boarding School at Balaju was briefly taken hostage on Thursday. The abductors’ bid was however foiled with the locals’ intervention.
Private and Boarding Schools Organisation of Nepal (PABSON) and National Private and Boarding Schools Association of Nepal (N- PABSON) have also expressed their solidarity with the GAN ‘s call to shut down the schools as a protest in the three districts of the Valley.