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Private schools and colleges across the country have remained shut today in protest of an attack on a bus ferrying student.
Association of Private Institutions, Nepal, said the nation-wide strike was announced to protest the Thursday attack on a bus belonging to GoldenGate College, Kathmandu.
A group of unidentified persons had set fire to the bus near Sanobharyang, Kathmandu, on Thursday morning. A college official said that the attack was carried out by Maoist-affiliated students over a row over the formation of a student union at the college. nepalnews.com