Baburam's article available in English (was: Re: Nepalia Imbruglia)

Johannes Schneider Johannes.Schneider at gmx.net
Fri Jun 15 13:26:41 MDT 2001


>
> Comrades have to keep in mind taht the editor, the publisher and the
> managing director of the Nepali paper Kantipur which orginally published
the
> article are still in jail for it's publication. It obvious, why the
English
> translation had to be published outside Nepal.
>

>From http://www.nepalnews.com.np/

Kantipur editor released on bail

Kathmandu, June 15: A special three-man court Friday released  Editor
Yubaraj Ghimere of the vernacular daily newspaper Kantipur on bail. He was
arrested on June 6th, first on charges of sedition and then on state offence
charge, newspaper sources said.The court also released from judicial custody
Managing Director Kailash Sirohiya and Director Binod Gyawali on condition
they present themselves before the court when ordered. The three-man court
comprises of Mohan Shituala, Jagannath Pathak and Gyanendra Karki.He was
released on on a bail of Rs.2000.

The government took exception to an article of underground Maoist leader
Dr.Baburam Bhattarai published in the newspaper urging the army to revolt
for a perceived plot by so-called imperialists and the successor of King
Dipendra.





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