Eight Injured In Clash Over School Construction

Eight people have been injured in a clash over the construction of a school in North Dolpa. Eight persons, including the ward chairperson, were injured in a clash at Tenzing Norke Elementary School in Kaakakot in Charkatangsong Rural Municipality-4 on September 18. According to the police, stones were thrown during…

September 21, 2020  
Complaint Filed Against Rape Accused

A complaint has been lodged against 22-year-old Birendra Shahi, resident of Tilagufa Municipality-11 on September 20, in accusation of raping a 16-year-old girl. The complaint was filed at the District Police Office of Kalikot. The accused is a soldier of Nepal Army. The accused Shahi, who was working at Ransur…

September 20, 2020  
Sexual Abuse Accused Arrested

Police have arrested Bal Krishna KC, 24, of Kumakh Rural Municipality-6 on September 18 in accusation of sexually abusing a 14-year-old girl. The relatives of the victim have lodged a written complaint at the District Police Office, Salyan on September 19 whereas the accused was arrested a day before after…

September 20, 2020  
Karnali Province Initiates Disaster Insurance

Karnali Province has initiated disaster insurance from September 14, 2020. Chief Minister of the Province, Mahendra Bahadur Shahi provided Rs. 200,000 to Padam Bahadur Budha (52) of Naraharinath-7 Malkot. Budha had lost seven of his family members in the landslide that occurred on 26 July, 2020. The Karnali provincial government…

September 17, 2020  
Rape Attempt Accused Arrested

Police have arrested Bishnu Rawal (31) of Chhayanath Rara Municipality-2 on September 12 in accusation of raping a 29-year-old woman. DSP Chitra Bahadur Bhattarai of the District Police Office told INSEC that Rawat was arrested from the spot after the victim informed the police over the phone that the accused…

September 15, 2020  
Impact of INSEC Radio Program: Market Monitoring Begins

Market monitoring has started after the INSEC Karnali Provincial Office broadcasted the issue of lack of market monitoring in the Human Rights Radio Education Program on September 7. According to Assistant Chief District Officer Bishnu Saahani, a team comprising administration, Bheri Municipality, Chamber of Commerce and Industry and consumers monitored…

September 11, 2020  
Human Rights Help Desk Established In Karnali Province

A human rights help desk has been set up on September 9 with the objective of providing rescue, relief, rehabilitation, and necessary assistance to the human rights defenders at risk and the victims of serious human rights violations. A seven-member human rights help desk has been set up by INSEC…

September 9, 2020  
Girl Rescued And Handed To Parents After INSEC’s Initiative

Salyan, September 8, 2020A 16-year-old girl of Banphukhola of Bagchaur Municipality-11 has been handed over to her guardian with the help of INSEC and police. She was strangled at Arjun KC, 19, of Dang Tulsipur, who has known her for three months, told her that he would marry her and…

September 8, 2020  
Rape Victim Missing; Police Urged For Search

The father of the 14-year-old girl, who was raped a month ago, has lodged a complaint at the Area Police Office, Tharmare on August 29, urging for help since she was missing from August 28. The girl's father told the INSEC representative, "My daughter, was with her family all day…

September 4, 2020  
Banned CPN Cadres Arrested

Police have arrested the members of the Bheri Karnali Bureau of the banned CPN Aite BK, 50, of Chingad Rural Municipality-2 and Tilak Bahadur Oli, 42, of Gurbhakot Municipality-2 in Surkhet on August 31. DSP Dhakendra Khatiwada of the District Police Office, Salyan informed the INSEC representative that they were…

September 2, 2020