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Nepali Madhesi protestors - a marginalised group in the southern plains - shout slogans as they hold a torch rally in Janakpur on June 12, 2017, as they protest against forthcoming local elections. Nepal decided to holds its local elections in two phases but a party representing ethnic Madhesis are refusing to participate until their demands are met. / AFP PHOTO / PRAKASH MATHEMA (Photo credit should read PRAKASH MATHEMA/AFP/Getty Images)

Nepali Madhesi protestors - a marginalised group in the southern plains - shout slogans as they hold a torch rally in Janakpur on June 12, 2017, as they protest against forthcoming local elections. 
Nepal decided to holds its local elections in two phases but a party representing ethnic Madhesis are refusing to participate until their demands are met. / AFP PHOTO / PRAKASH MATHEMA        (Photo credit should read PRAKASH MATHEMA/AFP/Getty Images)