Activists stage a mock funeral during a protest against rape in Kathmandu on Friday. Photo: EPA-EFE Activists stage a mock funeral during a protest against rape in Kathmandu on Friday. Photo: EPA-EFE
Activists stage a mock funeral during a protest against rape in Kathmandu on Friday. Photo: EPA-EFE
Nepal

Hundreds of Nepalis stage mock funeral in protest after teenager’s rape and murder

  • In Kathmandu, demonstrators carried a young woman on a bamboo stretcher to symbolise the victims who lose their lives to such crimes
  • Several people wrapped black cloth around their eyes to symbolically protest against the government turning a blind eye to the spate of cases

Topic |   Nepal
Activists stage a mock funeral during a protest against rape in Kathmandu on Friday. Photo: EPA-EFE Activists stage a mock funeral during a protest against rape in Kathmandu on Friday. Photo: EPA-EFE
Activists stage a mock funeral during a protest against rape in Kathmandu on Friday. Photo: EPA-EFE
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