Dr. CK Raut is fighting against to government to set the Madhesh as a separate country. The government had arrested Raut more than once and has released on bail.
His press release:
(For Immediate Publication)
Sub: Dr. Raut along his daughter & cadres illegally arrested from the Court Premises Rautahat, Nepal
Rauthat, Nepal October 7, 2018 Dr. CK Raut, central coordinator of Alliance for Independent Madhesh (AIM) has been illegally arrested from district Court Premises Rautahat, along with his 4 years daughter Rebati and 18 other supporters at 5PM today. Rebati is ill and she needs medical treatment. Despite Dr Raut’s request to send his daughter to Janakpur for medical check-up, police have refused irresponsibly.
Dr Raut had been in Gaur for regular court attendance at District Court Rautahat however he has been arrested from the court premises, Sanjay swaraji and Rameshwar swaraji have also been detained along with him. Similarly, 16 other supporters of Dr. Raut have also been arrested while demonstrating peacefully against the arbitrary arrest. Police resorted to baton charge and violent tactics on the protesters injuring over a dozen of them.