Six injured in a clash with police

Six people were injured in a clash with police on Baitadi after one student was killed after he was squeezed by the Grader at Patan Municipality-6, Patan Bazar on March 9. During a clash five police were injured after agitators pelted stone. Similarly, one student was injured in a baton…

March 10, 2019  
Inmates facing crisis due to over crowd

The District prison of Baitadi is facing crisis on managing inmates and detainees due to the overcrowding inmates and detainees. The prison building was built almost 35 years ago and is in dilapidated condition. The building has a capacity to accommodate 25 inmates however there are 56 of them. There…

February 24, 2019  
Court slams one and half years on charge of sexual abuse

The District court of Baitadi has ordered to sentence 26 years old Nanda Raj Joshi of Dashrath Chand Municipality-5 for one and half years along with the compensation of Rs 15,000 on charge of sexually abusing 16 years old girl four months ago. On September 14, the victim was sexually…

January 11, 2019  
Engineer gets threatening from ward chairman

Kosh Raj Joshi, road Engineer for survey, has complained of getting threatening from ward chair Jaya Bahadur Kunwar of Surnaya Rural Municipality-6. The engineer Joshi is in survey of road as per the planning from allocated budget from the province government. The physical infrastructure ministery of SUdur Paschim has allocated…

January 6, 2019  
Patient facing difficulties due to the lack of ambulance service

Majority of local levels of Baitadi do not have ambulance services creating severe crisis among the patient with serious ailment. Seven of the local level do not have any ambulance service. There are no ambulance services in Melauli Municipality, Pancheshwor Rural Municipality, Shiva Nath Rural Municipality, Dogadakedar Rural Municipality, Dilashaini…

December 30, 2018  
Man held on charge of killing his grandparents

Police have arrested 25 years old Lokendra Kunwar on December 15 on charge of killing his grandparents by hitting them with a wooden stick. Naru Kunwar,76 and 84 years old Gagan Kunwar were killed by his grandson Lokendra in the morning of December 15 according to chief Netra Mani Giri…

December 16, 2018  
Patients in difficulties after the entire district is without Nurse

The patients of the district are facing difficulties because of not having nurse. The district of Baitadi has 5 posts for the nurses however there are not even a single nurse working according to doctor Jagdish Bista. There were four posts for staff nurses in district hospital alone however none…

December 5, 2018  
ESC Rights must be prioritized in Year Book: NHRC commissioner Poudyal

 Govinda Sharma Paudyal, commissioner of NHRC has stressed that economic, social and cultural rights must be prioritized in Year Book. He stressed that such rights must be given importance while publicizing the year book while speaking at the program on issue of human rights situation in bordering area and Human…

November 15, 2018  
Mother-in-law missing, daughter-in-law found dead

Parbati Bhatta, 52 of Dogdakedar Rural Municipality-4 went mission from October 31 while she was on the way to search for her 30 years old daughter-in-law Nirmala Bhatta. Nirmala was found dead in course of searching. Nirmala went to the nearby by jungle to fetch some grasses on October 31…

November 1, 2018  
Husband arrested on charge of attacking wife

Police have arrested 28 years old Surendra Chand of Pancheshwor Rural Municipality-4, Bartauli on October 15 on charge of injuring his wife  Indra Chand by attacking with sickle. Inspector Kanti Raj Joshi pf DPO Baitadi said that the husband attacked his wife with sickle over a domestic dispute.  He added…

October 16, 2018