Residents of Limi Deprived of Iodized Salt

The residents of Til, Halji and Jang villages of Namkha rural municipality- 6 Limi are deprived of iodized salt. Around one thousand people live in these villages. The government of Nepal has been sending iodized salt to Humla from the past 15 years but the locals of Limi claim of…

June 30, 2020  
Domestic Violence Accused Arrested

Police have arrested Nabaraj Chhatyal (33) of Simkot rural municipality-7 on 26 June 2020 in accusation of beating his sister-in-law Saha Devi Chhatyal (35). The accused had beaten the victim during a domestic dispute with an intention of killing her, blamed the victim’s husband Setya Chhatyal. The complaint was filed…

June 27, 2020  
Patient Rescued After INSEC’s Reference

Ram Sing Budha (40) of Kharpunath Rural Municipality-3 Raya was rescued on 8 May after the reference of INSEC. He was severely injured by a falling rock while he had taken the cattle to graze on 3 May. After the incident, Budha’s lungs has water filled in it and the…

May 9, 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  
Reporter Complains of Death Threat

Narjan Tamang, 29, correspondent of Nepal Television and Naya Patrika from Humla’s Changkheli Rural Municipality- 5 was given death threat by Ramjan Shahi, 28 and Jagdish Hamal, 30, of Kharpunath rural municipality- 4. He had filed a complaint on 27 December at the police station. He was threatened for publishing…

December 29, 2019  
Congress Cadres break into food depot

The locals of the Kharpunath Rural Municipality-5 have blamed the cadres of Congress for breaking into the office of the food depot (sales centre) located at Yangchu on 20 December and distributed rice grains to their own cadres. The locals also complain that the distribution had to take place in…

December 24, 2019  
Students in Humla Compelled to give Examination on the Warmth of Fire

Students of Humla from class one to 10 are compelled to take annual examination started from 13 December on the warmth of burning firewood besides them. There was early snowfall this year so the schools took exams pretty late due to which the students were unable to attend exams in…

December 15, 2019  
Accused of Rape Arrested

Police has arrested Ratna Budathoki, 22, Thama Budathoki, 20, and 17 years old boy of Sarkegadh Rural Municipality-6 on charge of raping 13 years old girl on 12 September. SI Khadak Bahadur Malla of District Police Office said accused were arrested for investigation after complaint lodged by victim's family on…

September 13, 2019  
Socket Bomb Recovered from school premises

A socket bomb was recovered from the premises of Bageshwori Elementary School at Kharpunath Rural Municipality in Humla. The bomb was recovered in the morning of July 3 while renovating the play ground of the school according to the principle Ganesh Bahadur Shahi of the school. A team of police…

July 3, 2019  
Complaint lodged against cast-based discrimination

A complaint against 28 years old Bali Man Bohara has been lodged at District Police Office of Humla on June 19 by 34 years old Hirkala Pariyar on charge of caste-based discrimination. The victim accused Bohara of using foul language and beating her in an inebriated state by discriminating her…

June 20, 2019