15-year-old boy dies in police custody: family claims torture

Kiran Karkidholi, 15, of Mechinagar-6 was found dead while in custody of the Area Police Office in Birtamod, Jhapa, on April 14. According to the police statement, Kiran had died of suicide by hanging from the toilet ceiling. Kiran was arrested on April 12 on mobile theft charge. Mohandev Joshi,…

April 20, 2019  
Cadres of Biplov led NCP arrested

Police have arrested two cadres of Biplov led Nepal Communist Party according to the Area Police Office of Anarmani. They were arrested after the government-imposed restriction on their any activities. DSP Mahesh Khadka of Area Police Office has confirmed that District Secretary Deepen Rai and District Member Hom Dahal were…

April 4, 2019  
Man held on charge of rape

Police have arrested 42 years old Shamser Tamang of Kamal Rural Municipality-2 on charge of raping 20 years old woman. The victim was raped by an accused on March 26 and complaint against him was lodged at Area Police Office on a same day by the victim’s family according to…

March 28, 2019  
Court slams five years on charge of rape

The District Court of Jhapa has ordered to sentence 30 years old Akash Rai of Arjundhara Municipality-6 for five years after finding him guilty on raping  nine years old girl. A single bench of district court judge Khil Raj Regmi had given the verdict regarding the case. The court has…

March 20, 2019  
Man arrested on charge of killing wife

Police have arrested 35 years old husband Lakhindra Rajbansi of Mechinagar Municipality-15 on March 13 on charge of killing 34 years old wife Champali Rajbansi. The victim was attacked by the accused over a minor domestic dispute. The victim was attacked on her head and she succumbs the injuries. He…

March 14, 2019  
Elderly person killed by an unidentified group

An unidentified group of people have killed 65 years old elderly person Bir Bahadur Rajbansi of Bhadrapur Municipality-8 His body was recovered from the Mayalu community forest at Bhadrapur Municipality-8 and his throat was slit. Locals had informed the police office after recovering his dead body. The postmortem of the…

March 10, 2019  
Wife killed by using weapon

Police have arrested 35 years old husband Lakhindra Rajbansi of Mechinagar-15 on February 26 on charge of killing 34 years old wife Champali Rajbansi. The accused attacked his wife with farming tool and the victim succumbs the injuries according to DSP Mahendra Kumar Shrestha of DPO. The postmortem of the…

February 27, 2019  
Man Held on charge of rape

Police have arrested 72 years old elderly person of Barhadashi Rural Municipality-5 on charge of raping 24 years old intellectually unable woman. She was victim of multiple rape and on December 17 she was again raped by an accused. The victim’s party lodged complaint at Area Police Office of Anarmani…

February 21, 2019  
Elderly person killed by an unidentified party

An unidentified people have killed 62 years old Kamal Singh Dugad working at Bhadrapur Municipality-9, Manasa Cement Industry on January 26. He was living at Bishakhapattan in India and from the last two year he was working in the industry. His dead body was recovered from his room in a…

January 27, 2019  
Man Held on charge of rape

Police have arrested 18 years old Laxman Chaudhary of Jhapa Rural Municipality-2 on January 16 on charge of raping 55 years old woman. The victim was raped by an accused on January 15 and complaint against him was lodged at Area Police Office of Kumorkhod by the victim’s family. He…

January 17, 2019