Efforts on to criminalise loan sharking

Six months after the government’s last commitment, a fresh promise is made to take action against loan sharks and ease the woes of their victims. Efforts on to criminalise loan sharking
Loan-sharking victims scuffle with the municipal police as they attempt to force their way into the Tundikhel open air theatre in the Capital on Monday. Hundreds of victims, mostly women, from several Tarai districts have come to Kathmandu after travelling for 11 days on foot, to press the government to crack down on unscrupulous lenders. Angad Dhakal/TKP
Prithvi Man Shrestha
Published at : March 28, 2023
Updated at : March 28, 2023 13:10

Prithvi Man Shrestha

Prithvi Man Shrestha was a political reporter for The Kathmandu Post, covering the governance-related issues including corruption and irregularities in the government machinery. Before joining The Kathmandu Post in 2009, he worked at and Rising Nepal primarily covering the issues of political and economic affairs for three years.