KATHMANDU, JANUARY 11
Even though two weeks have passed since the sugarcane farmers inked an agreement with the government to end their protest, they are still struggling to get their dues cleared.
The government and Sugarcane Farmers Struggle Committee had reached an agreement that their dues would be cleared within 21 days and that the farmers would end their protest.
However, except for two sugar mills, others have stopped transferring money to farmers’ accounts after they halted their protest on December 28 after almost three weeks.
Basically ignoring the government’s direction to clear all outstanding dues of the farmers within the given 21 days, a few industries have again