Complaint Filed Against Caste- Based Discrimination

Himali Kulal (32) and Hari Kulal (47) of Tripurasundari Municipality- 1 Galli have filed complaint of caste-based discrimination at District Police Office against Bhim Bhahadur Shahi (31) and Nanda Bahadur Shahi (33) of the same place. They have gone to the victim’s house and beaten and verbally abused them. With…

March 31, 2020  
Daughter’s Murder Accused Arrested

Police has arrested Dinesh Chaulagai (29) of Changkheli Rural Municipaliy-3 Kalbada on 25 March 2020 in accusation of killing his six month old infant daughter. Complaint was filed against him on 24 March by his father and wife at the Pipalanga Police Station after which he was arrested. According to…

March 25, 2020  
Journalist Dekendra Thapa’s Abduction- Case Revived After Arrest of One Accused

Bam Bahadur Khadka (39) aka Arun of Dullu Municipality- 6 Chhiudipusakot is one among the four main accused for journalist Dekendra Thapa's murder. His arrest has revived the case. Dailekh's District Court says a case can be revived after the main accused is arrested. This has also revived the case…

March 4, 2020  
Three and Half Years’ Imprisonment for Rape Attempt

Prakash Pun Magar (27) of Sanibheri Rural Municipality-6 was sentenced with three and half years' jail term and fined Rs 10 thousand for attempting to rape a 55-year-old woman. This decision was made in the bench of Justice Bidhya Raj Poudel on 5 February 2020. Complaint was filed against Pun…

February 6, 2020  
Curfew for 12 hours at Birendranagar

District Administration Office (DAO), Surkhet declared curfew for 12 hours from 28 January’s 6pm to 29 January’s 6am at Birendranagar’s Itram River’s West , South, Karnali Highway and Bangesimal East. The declaration was made to control the protest that began after a tripper collided with bike number Bhe 1 Kha…

January 29, 2020  
Curfew for 12 hours at Birendranagar

District Administration Office (DAO), Surkhet declared curfew for 12 hours from 28 January’s 6pm to 29 January’s 6am at Birendranagar’s Itram River’s West , South, Karnali Highway and Bangesimal East. The declaration was made to control the protest that began after a tripper collided with bike number Bhe 1 Kha…

January 28, 2020  
Astrologists Commit to Child Marriage Minimization Campaign

Astrologists of Salyan District committed to the child marriage minimization campaign. They have made a group commitment of not seeing the birth chart of any one below 20 years of age. They have also assured of accepting any kind of punishment if found doing so. They will be sentenced to…

January 28, 2020  
Obstructed Telecommunication Leads to Death of a Pregnant Woman

Telecommunication was obstructed at Chhaya Nagar Rara Municipality-10 due to snow fall from past five days because of which a woman lost her life. Dhan Rupa B.K, 35, of Jiula village had her labour at 3am on 8 January but her family members were not able to contact the ambulance.…

January 9, 2020  
Signature Campaign against Chhaupadi Practice

District Administration Office Surkhet initiated a signature campaign in their premises from 30 December against the evil practice of Chhaupadi and to eradicate menstrual huts.  ‘We are against this brutal practice, this is a social evil and promoting it is a crime’- this was written in the signature board. CDO…

January 2, 2020  
Arrest on charge of being Biplov’s Cadre

Police has arrested Thantkandh Rural Municipality- 6 Lamamela residing Pradip BK, 32, on charge of being Netra Bikram Chand (Biplov) lead CPN’s cadre. He was arrested on 1 January. After getting the information of him being involved in some suspicious activities, police arrested him for further information, said DSP Hari…

January 2, 2020