Corona Virus: Status Update of Karnali Province of 12 April

The district-level situation analysis is based on information received by the District Representative of INSEC regarding efforts made in the district-to-district to mitigate the Coronavirus outbreak. According to Humla District Representative Nanda Singh, a rapid diagnostic test was started on 11th April for the people living in Quarantine site in…

April 13, 2020  
Corona Virus: Status Update of Karnali Province

There were 106 swab tests conducted out of 501 in the Provincial Hospital at Surkhet. All the tests were found negative. In total there are 3780 quarantine bed in which 743 are being used and 209 have returned home. There are 466 isolation beds and only one person is kept…

April 10, 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  
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  
Police Attacked by CPN (Biplov)’s Cadres

Police has informed of being attacked by Netra Bikram Chand (Biplov) led CPN’s cadres whilst on their way to arrest their District Leader on 1 January’s afternoon. Two policemen headed in civil attire to arrest Bajra Bahadur Shahi of Panchapuri Municipality-8 were attacked near Shahi’s house by the cadres. They…

January 2, 2020  
Social Evils Will Eradicate: Deputy Speaker Gharti

Pushpa Gharti, Deputy Speaker of Karnali Province has said of forming laws that will eradicate social evils like Chhaupadi and Polygamy. Informal Sector Service Center (INSEC) had organized ICCPR and ICESCR on 27 December at Birendranagar in which Gharti mentioned her next move. She said while forming the provincial laws…

December 29, 2019  
Karnali Province Government Initiated ‘Daughter Banking Account’ Program

Government of Karnali Province has initiated Daughter Banking Account from 17th December 2019. According to the current fiscal year’s policy and program of the Province government, every girl child born in this province will have a Daughter Banking Account as informed by the Karnali Province’s Office of Chief Minister and…

December 17, 2019  
Case filed againt Accuse of Attmepted Rape

A 29 years old woman has filed a case against Ramadhar Shah ,53, , Secretary of Ministry of Physical Infrastructure Development – Karnali Province , at the District Police Office, Surkhet on charge of attempted rape on 13 November. According to District Police Office, Surkhet in the filed case victim…

November 13, 2019  
Minister committed to allocate budget for Madarsa

Social Development minister Dal Rawal of Karnali Province has shown his commitment to include budget for Madarsa Madina Secondary School at Birendra Nagar Municipality-10. He showed his commitment to allocate budget for the school in a provincial budget. The school was established in 2063 B.S . INSEC including other rights…

June 15, 2019