Gaushala, Sept 11: The District Administration Office, Mahottari has lifted the indefinite curfew that it had clamped in Balawa and Banauta areas including Jaleshwar for three hours today.

The prohibitory orders were issued for an unspecified time beginning 8 am on Wednesday. The curfew has been removed from 6 to 9 am today, said the Chief District Officer Deepak Kafle. He said the order has been lifted for people to buy daily essentials as well as to carry out the daily rituals.

The local administration imposed curfew in view of the escalating violence following the death of three protesters in police firing on Wednesday. RSS