Birgunj Protest in Nepal

November 6, 2015 13:02 IST 1 of 2
Nepalese Madhesi protestors burn tyres to block a highway connecting Nepal and India during a strike against the new constitution in Birgunj, Nepal on 5 November 2015. Nepal's southern plain has turned into a battleground with violence escalating in recent days, as the ongoing protests of the disgruntled ethnic-minority Madhesi people along the Indo-Nepal border centered in the municipality of Birgunj has crippled everyday life. Credit: IANS