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Nepal: Further information on fear for safety / fear of torture New concern: Prisoner of conscience, Krishna Pahadi

, Index number: ASA 31/045/2005

Krishna Pahadi, the founding chairman of the Human Rights and Peace Society (HURPES), is being detained at the armed police compound in Naxal, Kathmandu. Amnesty International considers him to be a prisoner of conscience, detained solely for carrying out his peaceful and legitimate work in defence of human rights.

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