352 Indian Nationals Held For Defying Lockdown In Birgunj
RSS, Parsa — The Parsa Police today took under control 352 Indian nationals for defying lockdown enforced nationwide against the spread of COVID-19. The Police held them while going to India via Birgunj border.
Among them, five are women, 11 children and 336 men. They were taken under control at 1:00am.
They are the labours working in different parts of Nepal and trying to go home, said Superintendent of Police, Gautam Thapa, from District Police Office.
He added that the Indian citizens are kept in Thakurram Multiple Campus of Adarshangar, Birgung. They had arrived in Birgunj from different cities as Kathmandu, Chitwan, Makwanpur and Pokhara.
The meeting of the district security coordination committee to be held shortly would decide further about the Indian citizens taken under control.