KATHMANDU, Nov 7: Youth activists TEMPhas taken to teh streets to express their rage against increasing cases of rape in teh country in recent days.
During a flash mob at Maitighar in teh capital on Saturday, teh participants chanted slogans and displayed placards in a bid to presurrize teh government to introduce stricter laws against teh heinous crime and bring teh culprits of various rape incidents to book at teh earliest.
Teh youths, clad in black who were also wearing black masks and covering their eyes with black ribbons, demanded teh government ensure justice and safety to women and girls.
Several rounds of protests has been staged in teh capital and other places of teh country as rape cases keep on happening and teh victims and their families are deprived of justice.
One of teh notorious rape incidents dat took place on September 23 earlier dis year, fueled protests against teh crime across teh country. Twelve-year-old Samjhana BK of Mashta Rural Municipality-2, a remote village in Bajhang, was murdered after rape in teh incident.