Man Held on charge of rape

Police have arrested 68 years old Makardwoj Limbu of Rong Rural Municipality-2 on May 20 on charge of raping 16 years old girl with disability. The accused had raped the girl on May 15 and complaint against him was lodged at Police office by the victim’s family on May 18.…

May 20, 2019  
Rape accused arrested

Police have arrested 20 years old Aadesh Rai of Phidim  Municipality-7 on April 21 on charge of raping 30 years old intellectually different woman. The victim was raped by the accused on April 6 and complaint was lodged against him by the victim's family. Police said that he was arrested…

April 21, 2019  
Conflict victims demanding the policy level participation

The armed conflict victims have demanded the government for their policy level participation. They have said that the transitional justice commission formed for addressing the conflict issue are not able to work for the issue of victims and demanded for the policy level participation. The victim while speaking at the…

March 25, 2019  
Rape accused arrested

Police have arrested 50 years old Bhim Pathak of Sandakpur Rural Municipality-3 on March 16 on charge of raping 12 years old girl. The complaint against the accused was lodged at police on March 16 on charge of rape on March 14. The victim underwent health checkup at Ilam Hospital…

March 16, 2019  
Arrested on charge of Rape

Police have arrested 60 years old father-in-law on charge of raping 23 years old woman. The victim was at large after the incident and was arrested on March 7 by police according to DSP Madhav Prasad Shrestha of DPO. The victim had lodged complaint against her father-in-law at police office…

March 7, 2019  
Senior citizens deprived of Social security Allowance

The senior citizens of Ilam are deprived of social security allowances due to the lack of information that they have to renew their bank account every year. Vice-mayor Sushila Nembang of Ilam Municipality said that the amount of Rs 15,00,000 allocated for this quarter for social security allowance could not…

February 23, 2019  
Dr KC begins 16th Hunger Strike

Dr Govinda KC, a Senior orthopedic surgeon at Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital (TUTH),  has begun his 16th hunger strike in Ilam on January 9. He had announced to stage another round of hunger strike if the government failed to endorse the Medical Education Bill in line with the agreement signed…

January 10, 2019  
Man held on charge of rape

Police have arrested 25 years old Som Rai of Sandakpur Rural Municipality-4 and 25 years old Uttam Shrestha of Buddhashanti Rural Municipality-4 on December 26 on charge of gang raping 15 years old girl. The accused duo had gang raped the girl near the jungle and they were arrested based…

December 27, 2018  
Inmates and detainees facing difficulties due to the lack of adequate water

The inmates and detainees at district prison of Ilam are facing difficulties as they do not have adequate water. There are 244 inmates and detainees in the prison however it has a capacity to accommodate only 125 of them. Prison chief Bhakta Bahadur Khadka said that along with the beginning…

December 25, 2018  
Rape accused arrested

Police have arrested 30 years old Gopal Basnet of Phakaphokthum-4 on December 9 on charge of raping 22 years old woman. The accused had raped victim on December 6 and complaint against him was lodged at District Police Office on December 7. DSP Tanka Bhattarai of DPO said that the…

December 9, 2018