RJP-N cadres and leaders put up black flags in public places at Rajbiraj, Hanumannagar, Kankalani, Khadak, Kanchanrup and Shambhunath, among other places. They wore black bands on their heads and hands and protested throughout the day.
Province 2 Minister for Physical Infrastructure and Development Jitendra Sonal said the RJP-N had marked Constitution Day as Black Day to register Madhesi people’s dissatisfaction with the constitution.
Federal Socialist Forum-Nepal also put up black flags in public places and their cadres wore black bands on their heads and arms in Saptari to protest against Constitution Day. A source said that FSF-N organised the protest in accordance with the decision of Province 2.
On the occasion of Constitution Day, Nepal Communist Party distributed fruits to patients at Gajendra Narayan Singh Sagarmatha Hospital.