KATHMANDU—On Tuesday, Nirmala’s parents joined the rally, took out by Nepali Congress supporter in Mahendranagar, Kanchanpur demanding justice for their daughter Nirmala who was raped and murdered on July 27.
The rally moved to the District Administration Office, where an NC delegation met with Chief District Officer and submitted a memorandum of demand.
The march concluded at Madan Chowk in the form of a corner assembly.Follow @gorkhapost
Maha Astami being observed today
KATHMANDU- Today Maha Astami festival is being observed throughout the country by the Hindus.
On this day, people offer special worship to the goddesses Mahakali, Mahalaxmi and Maha Saraswati. They also sacrifice goats and roosters.
People who do not sacrifice animals, offers sacrifices of various vegetables and fruits in place of animals.
Special Durgapuja and prayer ceremonies are held at the Dasain Ghars. People also worship weapons, vehicles and machines.
On this day, a special Kalaratri worship is held at midnight at the Dashain Ghar of Hanumandhoka in the capital city.Follow @gorkhapost