Nepal: the ICJ and Amnesty sent letter to Attorney General on Maina Sunuwar’s murder case

The ICJ and Amnesty International expressed their concern at the district public prosecutor’s decision dated 8 May 2017 against appealing the Kavre District Court decision to acquit Major Niranjan Basnet in Maina Sunuwar’s murder case.

The two organizations call on the Attorney General to review the decision and pursue the appeal against the Kavre District Court judgment, as requested by Maina Sunuwar’s mother, Devi Sunuwar, in her letters to the district prosecutor and the AG’s office on 18 May 2017.

Full text of the letter here (in PDF): Nepal-AG letter Maina Sunuwar-Advocacy-Open letters-2017-ENG

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