Accused on Gang Rape, Arrested

Police have arrested 26-year-old Kushal Rana of Kamdi VDC-9 and Mani Ram Kumai,19 on August 28 on charge of  gang raping a 20-year-old woman. The victim’s party had lodged a complaint at Area Police Office of Kohalpur on August 28 accusing them of gang raping a woman on August 24…

August 31, 2016  
Human Rights Commission’s Concern on Shortages in medicine

The regional office of NHRC, Nepalgunj has shown its concern on shortages in medicine in various health organisations of Banke district. The regional director Murari Prasad Kharel has requested chief of district’s public heath office to provide written answer on the issue on August 23. The commission has asked for…

August 29, 2016  
We are Ignorant on Commission’s Work: Conflict Victims

Conflict victims have shown their ignorance in a work done by CIED during a program organised in Nepalgunj. The victims have expressed their ignorance about the commission’s work on an interaction program on commission’s effectiveness and justice to victims on the eve of the international day on enforced disappearance organised…

August 29, 2016  
Accused for Allegation of Being Witch Arrested

Police have arrested Dinesh Tharu,21 of Naubasta VDC-9, Tikampur on August 25 on charge of murdering Dandi Tharu of same VDC on charge of being witch. According to inspector Ramesh Awasthi of Area Police Office at Kohalpur, the absconding accused was arrested on the night of August 25 from Atariya…

August 26, 2016  
Demand To take Legal Action against Rape Accused

The victim’s party of a 14-year-old girl have demanded to take action against 30-year-old Shiva Shahi of Nepalgunj Sub-Metropolis-5 Ganeshpur. They accused him of raping a girl on August 21. The victim’s party had lodged a complaint at District Police Office on August 22 demanding action against him. According to…

August 23, 2016  
Arrested on Charge of Gang Rape

Area Police Office of Kihalpur have arrested Tirtha Man Tharu,18 of Kachanapur VDC-5 and two other 16-year-old boys on charge of committing a gang rape on 27-year-old woman. The victim had lodged a complaint at Area Police Office on August 12 against the accused accusing them of raping her on…

August 13, 2016  
Attention Drawn on Dowry Incident

Human Rights Activists of Nepagunj have drawn their attention on the incident of beating of a woman on charge of not bringing dowry. Releasing a press statement of August 10, the activists said that due to the beatings by family members, the victim Asrun Ansari,18 of Nepalgunj submetropolis-19 sustained a…

August 10, 2016  
Accused on Attempted Rape Arrested

Police post of Phattepur have arrested Gore Gaddi,20 of Phattepur VDC-7, Jhagadiya and Bhaddu Gaddi,21 of the same place on August 9 on charge of attempting to rape a 35-year-old woman. Both the accused were arrested by the police on August 10 and were handed over to the District Police…

August 10, 2016  
Beaten on Charge of Not Bringing Dowry

Ashrun Ansari,18 of Balegaun, Nepalgunj sub-metropolis-19 was beaten by her family members on charge of not bringing dowry. Her husband Wasim Ansari, 21 mother-in-law Babdaiya Jolaha, 46, father-in-law Sabbir Ansari,51 and brother-in-law Nasim Ansari, 32 had beaten her on August 7 over a dowry dispute according to the victim. The…

August 10, 2016  
Unity between Priests is a base For Social Harmony: Priest

The priests of Nepalgunj have said that the unity between them is the base for the social harmony. The main priest, Chandra Nath Yogi, of Bageshwori temple has expressed his views regarding the program on recent activities on social harmony organised in Nepalgunj on July 10 by INSEC regional office.…

July 11, 2016