Violent Protest Kills 5 in Nepal: Protesters Demand New Hindu State

  • Nepalese police stop Hindu activists as they try to break through to a cordoned-off area near parliament during a protest demanding Nepal be declared a Hindu state in Kathmandu. |AFP
  • A Nepalese activist chants slogans during a protest demanding Nepal be declared a Hindu state in Kathmandu. |AFP
  • Nepalese Hindu activists drag a barricade set up by police as they try to break through to a cordoned-off area near parliament during a protest demanding Nepal be declared a Hindu state in Kathmandu. |AFP
  • Nepalese police arrest a Hindu activist as demonstrators try to break through to a cordoned-off area near parliament during a protest demanding Nepal be declared a Hindu state in Kathmandu. |AFP
  • Nepalese police arrest a Hindu activist as demonstrators try to break through to a cordoned-off area near parliament during a protest demanding Nepal be declared a Hindu state in Kathmandu. |AFP
  • Nepalese police use water to disperse Hindu activists as they try to break through to a cordoned-off area near parliament during a protest demanding Nepal be declared a Hindu state in Kathmandu. |AFP
  • Nepalese activist chants slogans during a protest demanding Nepal be declared a Hindu state in Kathmandu. |AFP
  • Nepalese police use water to disperse Hindu activists as they try to break through to a cordoned-off area near parliament during a protest demanding Nepal be declared a Hindu state in Kathmandu. |AFP
  • Nepalese police use water to disperse Hindu activists as they try to break through to a cordoned-off area near parliament during a protest demanding Nepal be declared a Hindu state in Kathmandu. |AFP
  • A Nepalese man watches as Hindu activists try to break through to a cordoned-off area near parliament during a protest demanding Nepal be declared a Hindu state in Kathmandu. |AFP