KATHMANDU, Oct. 29 -- The main opposition party Nepali Congress (NC) has demanded that the government take the incident of Nepali students being thrashed in the Indian city of Dehradun sincerely and rescue those who were victimized during the fateful incident.

Issuing a press statement earlier on Thursday, NC Spokesperson Bishwa Prakash Sharma said that the NC expressed serious concerns over the incident.

Citing that making it to a foreign country to pursue higher studies is a normal phenomenon, the NC underscored that is the responsibility of the governments from both the countries to ensure the security of students.

The NC demanded that the government draw the attention of the Indian government and rescue those students at the earlie...