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Nepal: Further information on Fear for safety/possible "disappearance"/medical concern

, Index number: ASA 31/087/2003

Amnesty International has learned that Jagat Krishna Pokharel was released at 4pm on 14 November. He was reportedly arrested on 10 November by army personnel on his way home from the Sanothimi Campus in the town of Bhaktapur, near Kathmandu, where he teaches. He was held at the Surya Binayak army barracks, south of Bhaktapur.

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