Movement against violence on women gains momentum in Nepal

The government has recently formed a monitoring committee to look into cases of violence against women after a slew of incidents involving rape, killing and abduction of women over the past one year were reported.

Women activists demand justice for victims of violence

More than hundred Nepalese women activists staged sit-in protest outside Prime Minister`s residence at Baluwatar in Kathmandu, demanding stern action against those involved in violence against women.