NEPAL: Radio Nepal asks Maoists to surrender

Radio Nepal Friday broadcast government appeals asking Maoists, friends and relatives to surrender and benefit from a general amnesty before February 12, 2004

Nepal News
Friday, December 19, 2003

Radio Nepal Friday broadcast government appeals asking Maoists, friends and relatives to surrender and benefit from a general amnesty before February 12, 2004.

The state radio issued the broadcast one day after the government unveiled amnesty plans for the rebels.
The Radio broadcast the entire announcement of the Home Ministry to surrender with or without arms.

Meanwhile, victims of Maoist violence protested amnesty plans for the rebels in a statement in the capital Friday.