Junio 27, 2007

Nepal - Body formed to probe disappeared

KATHMANDU, June 26: The government has constituted a three member High Level Probe Commission (HLPC) under the chairmanship of former justice of the Supreme Court to investigate over the people who have gone missing.

The commission was constituted as per the cabinet's decision on June 21 in accordance with Investigation Commission Act-2026 BS.

Other members of the commission are duo advocates Sher Bahadur K.C. and Raman Kumar Shrestha.

The commission has given the responsibility of investigating about the people who were missed by both the sides during the conflict from Falgun 1 of 2052 BS to Magsir 5 of 2063 BS and finding out people who were involved to disappear them.

Likewise, the commission has also been asked to present a report recommending sentence to those found guilty and recommend compensation to the victimized family members, said the Ministry of Peace and Reconstruction.

The terms of the commission would be of six months after the date of work start.


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