Sit-in at PM’s residence demanding status of provincial capital to Dhankuta
Kathmandu, Jan 11: People from various walks of life today morning staged a sit-in in front of Prime Minister’s official residence in Baluwatar demanding that Dhankuta be declared the Province-1 capital.
The protesters including provincial members, civil society leaders and businesspersons came all the way from Dhankuta and staged demonstrations. The protest started from 9 am and ended at 10:30 am.
Dhankuta is convenient and eligible from every angle required for having a status of provincial capital, said Dhankuta district CPN (UML) Secretary Surendra Poudel.