A parliamentary committee has directed the government to book the culprits of Soti (West Rukum) incident. The Law, Justice and Human Rights Committee of the federal parliament today directed the government to take stern action against the culprits, intensify the search for missing one and managing free of cost treatment to people injured in the incident.
The committee has urged the government to a launch a mega campaign to raise awareness against caste and culture-based discrimination as such inhumane practice were on rise of late.
Meanwhile, Minister for Home Affairs Ram Bahadur Thapa reiterated his commitment to take stern action against those found guilty behind the incident. He expressed this commitment in the committee meeting today. He added that a serious investigation was going on therefore the factual report will be received soon.
Source: National News Agency