Bhola Paswan

Bhola Paswan writes for Nepal's national daily newspapers Naya Patrika and Nagarik, as well as for the local papers Rajbiraj Today, published from Saptari, and Blast Daily, published from Dharan. His work focuses on Madhesi Dalits.


Election results reveal gender and Pahad-Terai imbalances in Dalit representation
2 percent elected to head rural or urban municipalities, 1 percent elected to head wards
The number of Dalit candidates for top jobs in municipal and village councils is near...
Amid poverty and unemployment, the village reels after police forces killed five Madhesi protesters earlier...
Relationships deteriorate after the police forces killed five Madhesi protesters in the district.
In Saptari, four Madhesi protesters are killed by the police within 24 hours
In the absence of local elections, school boards have become an increasingly important way to...