From The Nepali Press
7,000 and counting
Space Time, 1 November
FROM ISSUE #118 (08 NOV 2002 - 14 NOV 2002) | TABLE OF CONTENTS
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The nearly seven-year-old Maoist insurgency has claimed over 7,000 lives. According to the Royal Nepal Army and the Home Ministry, this breaks down into: 6,011 Maoist rebels, 873 policemen, 219 soldiers, 97 armed policemen and 773 civilians including political workers. Of these, 4,050 Maoists have been killed since the proclamation of the state of emergency last November.