when Jumli people knew that Dr.KC is in Jumla they came to supports Dr KC. By the time when he arrive in Jumla police were not allowing him to travel around khalanga bazaar and not allowed on the way to Hospital. Before he declare of his hunger strike police stop him 2 km ahead of Karnali academy of Health science,
when local people gathered where he was stopped they gone in front of District Administration office of Jumla where they shows play card against Oli government .Openly the civil society of Jumla,women ,every age group people come to supports Dr.KC hunger strike.
Before arrest of Dr.Kc local police used unnecessarily power to local supporter by using Iron rod and sticks. The situation was tense movement for an hour. Few local protesters were got minor injuries.
Now Dr.KC hunger strikes started inside of District Police Office of Jumla.
Holi, the festival of colours, was celebrated in various parts of the nation including the Jumla valley and hilly regions on Sunday. Revellers, young and old alike, celebrated the festival, also known as Phagu Poornima, by smearing colours on each other’s face and throwing water-filled balloons. The festival will be celebrated in the Tarai region on Monday.
Todays holi special program in Jumla was organised together by Karnali Sports Club,Jumla and monthly magazine Kanjirowa Times.
Here are some photographs of Holi celebration in Jumla:
Devasthal is an important hindu pilgrimage dedicated to Lord Vishnu located at mountains of Patarasi Rural Municipality at approx 4100m asl. During Maha Shivratri , hundreds of devotees visit Devasthal from Jumla and its neighbour districts.It is celebrated on the 14th day of the dark fortnight of the Magha month, as per the Hindu Lunar calendar.The temple is sacred to all hindus but need to be promoted.The Myths of Devasthal
according to legend, years back one sheppards who had very poor life he was travelling through Devasthal in search of his lost sheeps. He saw the big stones which has one small and medium Linga on it. As hindu offered puja to Linga as a god he has also done puja and found one flower on head of medium Linga and taken with himself (As per Wikipedia Shiva Linga or Shiva Ling is an abstract or aniconic representation of the hindu deity,Shiva, used for worship in temples,smaller shrines or as self manifested natural objects.) from the day he return with flowe…