Nepal Rastra Bank chief has land seized

The Rebel Communist Party of Nepal has escalated the capture of land belonging to local landlords, including land owned by the central bank chief. The party has captured 300 hectares of land and made it public.

Last Wednesday 5 May, chief of Maoist people's government in Bardiya, Bishnu Chaudhary, seized 27 hectares belonging to Rastriya Prajatantra Party member Prativa Rana and 61 hectares belonging to Raghav Singh, bringing the total captured land to 300 hectares.

Maoists earlier captured lan