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Nirmala rape and murder is a test case for Nepal, says UN Special rapporteur

How the government handles the Nirmala Pant rape and murder case will determine its true commitment towards respecting international human rights laws, Dubravka Šimonovic, the UN special rapporteur on violence against women, told reporters during a sparsely attended press briefing on Thursday where she presented preliminary findings from her report examining the state of sexual violence in the country. Nirmala rape and murder is a test case for Nepal, says UN Special rapporteur
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Tsering D Gurung
Published at : November 30, 2018
Updated at : November 30, 2018 15:22
Kathmandu

Tsering D Gurung

Tsering D. Gurung is a social justice reporter for The Kathmandu Post, focusing on women's rights, marginalised communities and criminal justice.


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