Clash between Police and Civilians; Three Injured

Three persons, including a police inspector, have been injured in a clash between police and the general public at the polling station after the district convention of the Nepal Chamber of Commerce and Industry. The injured have been identified as Inspector Om Bahadur Pun, 28, Constable Prem Bahadur Thapa, 38,…

January 11, 2021  
16-day campaign Against Gender-based Violence Completed

An interaction program on caste discrimination and its impact on women due to COVID-19 was organized by the Ministry of Social Development, Gandaki Province, and Informal Sector Service Centre (INSEC). Prem Bahadur Bhattarai, president of the NGO Federation Lamjung, presented a working paper at the program, which was conducted in…

December 14, 2020  
Banned CPN Cadres Arrested

The District Police Office has arrested six cadres, including Lamjung in-charge of the banned Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) led by Netra Bikram Chand (Biplov), from Khinchokbesi in Dordi Rural municipality-8. Among the arrested are District In-Charge Jung Bahadur Bhandari, 42, of Rolpa District, District Secretary Bil Bahadur Gurung, 46,…

November 24, 2020  
One and Half Years’ Imprisonment for Rape Attempt Accused

District Court has declared 1.5 years imprisonment to Khusiman Gurung (35) of Marsyandgdi Rural Municipality-3 for attempting to rape a 19-year-old. The bench of Justice Hari Chandra Dhungana declared this on 11 March 2020. The guilty was also charged compensation of Rs. 35,000 and fine of Rs. 15,000. Gurung had…

March 13, 2020  
CPN (Biplov)’s District Member Arrested

Police has arrested Netra Bikram Chand (Biplov) lead CPN’s district member and same party affiliated youth organization district coordinator Rabindra Nakhol, 33, from his own residence at Rainas Municipality- 6 on 25 December. DSP Rabindra Man Gurung of District Police Office said Nakhol was arrested with Party’s renewal and membership…

December 26, 2019  
A Dalit Wedding Feast Boycotted by Non Dalits

Non Dalit have collectively boycotted a wedding feast of a BK family in Besisahar Municipality-3 stating not arranging for a separate kitchen during the feast. According to brides aunt Fulmaya BK, 55. Non dalits locals were also invited to the wedding on December 11 but they boycotted the feast reasoning…

December 12, 2019  
Lack of secretary affects the service in Rural Municipality

The beneficiaries at Dudhpokhari Rural Municipality with eight wards have complained of not getting effective service due to the lack of secretary. The Rural Municipality has only one secretary and from the last two months no secretary were presented in the office. The work load of eight wards are handled…

July 14, 2019  
Woman held on charge of assisting child marriage

Police have arrested 31 years old Suk Maya Nepali of Besisahar Municipality-8 on June 17 on charge of luring 14 years old girl and assisting on marrying. The victim’s mother had lodged complaint against Nepali at District Police Office of Gorkha on June 7 on charge of luring the victim…

June 17, 2019  
Complaint against caste-based discrimination lodged at Judicial Committee

The victim’s party of 46 years old Dul Maya B.K of Marshyangdi Rural Municipality-9 has lodged complaint at judicial committee of the Rural Municipality against 50 years old health volunteer Ram Maya Subedi for caste-based discrimination. The victim said that she was publicly humiliated by the accused in a program…

June 15, 2019  
Complaint lodged against Child Marriage

A complaint against 31 years old Suk Maya Nepali of Beshi Sahar Municipality-8 and Shiva Nepali of Gorkha Barpak has been lodged at police office by the victim’s family of 14 years old girl on charge of marrying by luring her. The accused had assisted the victim to elope with…

June 9, 2019