MAHOTTARI — Agitating cadres of United Democratic Madhesi Front have picketed District Administration Office, Mahottari since early Monday morning.
Jaleshwor, the district headquarters of Mahottari district has remained tense because of the protest since the morning. Clashes have erupted on Monday after police tried to clear obstruction by cadres of UDMF.
The works at the office has been halted following protest by UDMF cadres forcing service seekers to return.
UDMF cadres had also barricaded the road to District Administration Office by placing cement pipes on the road.
Meanwhile, a 10-year-old boy Amit Chaudhary of Jaleshwor-4, who was returning home from the school, got injured in the clash. He received cut in his head and is being treated at Jaleshwor Hospital.
Marketplaces in Matihani, Gaushala, Samsi, Ramgopalpur, Pipara among others have remained closed today.
PM congratulates Nepali national cricket team
KATHMANDU— Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has congratulated Nepali national cricket team for being able to clinch the International T20 series.
PM Oli in a tweet extended best wishes and congratulations saying he was very happy to know Nepal’s win over the UAE by 14 runs in the third match of the series.
Winning T20 series is another landmark success for Nepali cricket, he said, adding, “It is big achievement for Nepal’s cricket. I would like to heartily congratulate entire members of Nepali cricket squad”.