Amnesty International Nepal
P.O. Box 135, Amnesty Marga
Basanta Nagar, Balaju
Telephone: (977-1) 4364706 / (977-1) 4365431
Fax at: (977-1) 4354987
Annual General Meeting (National Council Meeting) of Amnesty
International (AI) Nepal held on 5 to 7 November 2015 (19 to 21 Kartik
2072) in Butwal. The highest policy making body meets every year and
this year's meeting was the continuation of the internal democratic
Amnesty International's International Secretariat issued a public
statement on 22 September 2015 (5 Ashoj 2072) a day ahead of the first
death anniversary of Nanda Prasad Adhikari, who died following a hunger
strike to protest against the lack of investigation into the killing of
his son, there remains no justice for victims of conflict-era human
rights abuses and their families in Nepal.
Amnesty International issued a statement on 21 September 2015 (4 Ashoj 2072) calling for refraining use of excessive force against protesters. Amnesty International said that after at least twenty protesters were shot when security forces opened fire on several demonstrations against the country’s new constitution.
International Day of the Disappeared
Victims’ families and human rights community expressed their deep
concern for not engaging them in addressing the issue of enforced
disappearances during the armed conflict. They expressed their
dissatisfaction over not adopting victim-centric approach while drafting
the Commission on Investigation of Disappeared Persons (CoID).
Amnesty International has called upon the Nepali Police and Armed Police Force to refrain from using excessive and lethal force during ongoing demonstrations against an agreement by Nepal’s major political parties to form six federally-administered states under the proposed new Constitution. The organization has called the government to immediately send clear instructions to the police only to use proportionate force. In addition it has demanded, a prompt, independent and impartial investigation into the police killings and beatings must take place.Click here
to read statement
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