Netra Bikram Chand-led CPN Maoist condemns ‘undeclared’ embargo against Nepal
Sep 27, 2015- Netra Bikram Chand-led CPN Maoist has waged a movement against what it called India’s undeclared trade embargo on Nepal. Speaking in a press conference here in the Capital on Sunday, the CPN Maoist Spokesman Khadga Bahadur Bishwakarma said that his party would enforce a ban on Indian TV channel, films and advertisements from Monday as part of the movement. Bishwakarma also said vehicles bearing Indian registration number plates would not be allowed to ply in Nepal.
The party has demanded that the government take immediate initiatives for alternative supply system against the blockade, take action against those creating artificial shortage in the market and ensure smooth internal supply. The party also organised a demonstration from Ratna Park up to the Embassy of India at Lainchaur on sunday protesting against ‘Indian interference’.