Monday , 25th March 2019



Monday , 25th March 2019

Kaski

Man held on charge of rape

Police have arrested Sunder Kumar Shrestha of Pokhara Metropolis ward 3 on March 22 on charge of raping 16 years old girl. Similarly police have also arrested Subash Subedi of Pokhara Metropolis ward 11 on charge of sexually abusing the same victim. The victim's parents had lodged complaint at Police office against the accused an....

Post Update :March 24, 2019,  
Rights activists urges to solve issue through meaningful dialogue

The rights activists of the district have urged the government to solve the political upheavals through a meaning full dialogue. The press released by Civil society network for peace, Kaski on March 13 stressed the government and concerned stakeholders to solve the current political issue through meaning full dialogue. ....

Post Update :March 14, 2019,  
Three injured in a clash with police

Three students were injured in a clash with police at Gandaki Medical College in Pokhara Metropolis-9. The clash started after the police attempted to open the padlocked medical college which was padlocked since two weeks. During the clash 23 years old Prem Dev Joshi, 19 years old Apil Bhandari and 22 years old Rabina Mishra were....

Post Update :February 26, 2019,  
Dead boy of 14 years old boy recovered

Police have recovered a dead body of 14 years old boy Sachin Sinjali of Pokhara Metroplis-6, Lakeside on January 12. The victim’s throat was slit according to the police. His body was recovered from one house which was under construction at lake side. The victim was stabbed and his throat was slit according to ward police offic....

Post Update :February 12, 2019,  
Interaction program on “gender main streaming in provincial planning”

An interaction program on CEDAW Commitment localization: gender main streaming in provincial planning has commenced in Pokhara from January 10. The program was jointly organized by Informal Sector Service Center (INSEC), SAATHI Nepal and Foundation for a Just Society. While speaking in an inauguration program, provincial spokes person Netra Nath Adhikari of Gandaki province showed his commitmen....

Post Update :January 11, 2019,  
Man Held on charge of rape

Police have arrested 22 years old Nashib Gurung of Pokhara metropolitan-15 on January 9 on raping 19 years old woman. He was arrested based on a complaint lodged by the victim saying that she was a victim of multiple rape from the last 6 months by the accused. He was arrested by the District Police Office of Kaski according to DS....

Post Update :January 10, 2019,  
Court slams 14 years on charge of rape

The District Court of Kaski has ordered to sentence 28 years old Manoj Bhattarai of Pokhara Metropolis-4 for 14 years after finding him guilty on raping 15 years old girl. A single bench of District court judge Kaji Bahadur Rai had given the verdict regarding the case. The court has also ordered for the compensation of RS 5,000 f....

Post Update :January 8, 2019,  
Man held on charge of sexual abuse

Police have arrested 25 years old Japhar Lal Husain originally from India and currently living at   Pokhara Metropolitan-8 on January 6 on charge of sexually abusing 17 years old girl. The victim was abused by the accused on January 6 and the complaint against him was lodged at police office on a same day by the victim’s fami....

Post Update :January 7, 2019,  
Man held on charge of sexual misbehavior

Police have arrested 43 years old Baikuntha Bhandari of Machapuchre Rural Municipality-8 on January 5 on charge of sexually abusing five years old boy. The victim's party have lodged complaint at District Police Office of Kaski on January 4 on charge of sexual abuse on December 26. The victim ....

Post Update :January 5, 2019,  
Convict of killing after rape gets life sentence

The District Court of Kaski has ordered to sentence 27 years old Kushum Paudel of Pokhara Metropolis-22 for life after finding him guilty on killing nine years old Shreya Sunar of Pokhara Metropolitan-22, Pumdibhumdi after rape. A single bench of District Court judge Yogendra Prasad Shah had given the verdict on December 19. ....

Post Update :December 20, 2018,  
Orientation program against gender violence held

Informal Sector Service Centre (INSEC) provincial office of Gandaki has organized orientation program at Shukla Gandaki Municipality-9 on December 2 to mark a 16 days campaign against gender violence. The program was facilitated by advocate Surendra Kaphle , women development officer Sita Thapa and program coordinator Sabnam Shar....

Post Update :December 3, 2018,  
Rape accused arrested

Police have arrested 25 years old Suraj Gurung of Pokhara Metropolitan-1, Bagar on November 27 on charge of raping 14 years old girl. The victim was raped by the accused on November 24 and complaint against him was lodged by the victim’s family on November 27. The incident is under the inves....

Post Update :November 29, 2018,  
Province Government is committed for the security of Women and Children: Chief Minister Gurung

Chief minister Prithvi Subba of Gandaki province said that his government is committed for the protection of women and children. He showed his commitment with the representatives from the civil society while handing over the memorandum regarding the construction of Women security house and children contact house for the victims o....

Post Update :November 14, 2018,  
Man arrested on charge of killing wife

Police have arrested 28 years old Durga Bahadur Gharti of Pokhara Metropolis-27 on November 12 on charge of killing 32 years old wife Sharmila Gharti Magar. DSP Rabindra Man Gurung of DPO Kaski has confirmed that he was arrested on charge of murder. On November 8, the accused had killed his wi....

Post Update :November 13, 2018,  
Five Demonstrators injured in a Clash

At least five students were injured during the clash with police while students affiliated to Nepal Students Union, Prithvi Narayan Campus Unit attempted to burn effigy of Prime Minister K.P Sharma Oli on November 12. The clash started while students attempted to burn the effigy in front of Prithvi Narayan Campus at Pokhara Metro....

Post Update :November 13, 2018,  
Arrested on charge of rape

Police have arrested 43 years old Minu Raj Ghimire of Pokhara Metropolitan-30 on November 5 on charge of raping 43 year old woman. A complaint against the accused was lodged at police office by the victim on November 5 on charge of rape on November 3. Based on a complaint lodged, the accused i....

Post Update :November 6, 2018,  
Journos misbehaved in course of collecting news

Sanjaya Malla, 38 editor of Pokhara based Pokhareli news  wekly and 36 years old Uttam Paudel of News 24 TV were misbehaved by the operator from Tejaswi Jwellers duo Bikram Sunar , Raj Kumar Sunar and security guard Rudra Rana Magar while collecting the news. The victims lodged complaint against them at District Police Office on November 4. ....

Post Update :November 5, 2018,  
Arrested on charge of rape

Police have arrested 35 years old Amrit Pant of Pokhara Metropolis-5, Parsyang on October 16 on charge of rape on 60 years old woman. The victim's party had lodged complaint against the accused on charge of rape on October 15 and based on the complaint, the accused was arrested for investigation according to DSP Nabin Karki of DP....

Post Update :October 17, 2018,  
Arrested on charge of sexual abuse

Police have arrested 22 years old Sujan Shrestha of Pokhara Metropolitan City-25 on October 11 on charge of sexual abuse on four years old girl. The victim was abused by the accused on October 9 and complaint against him was lodged at District Police Office of Kaski on October 10 by the victim's family according to DSP Rabindra M....

Post Update :October 12, 2018,  
Interaction on stakeholder’s role to minimize women violence

An interaction program on stakeholders role to minimize the women violence has been organized in Pokhara on October 2. The program was jointly organized by INSEC Gandaki Province office, youth group for Human Rights, NHRC Gandaki Province Office and People's Forum. Speaking at the program, provincial chief Deepak Dhwoj Jung Karki....

Post Update :October 3, 2018,  
Arrested on charge killing wife

Police have arrested 55 years old Yan Bahadur Gurung on September 27 on charge of killing 60 years old wife Shre Maya Gurung of Pokhara Metroplis-32. The accused was arrested by the police while trying to flee the scene according to DSP Rabindra Man Gurung. The incident is under investigation according to him. ....

Post Update :September 27, 2018,  
Unidentified person attacked Advocate

An unidentified person has attacked advocate Kamal Pati Sharma Paudel, 40 of Pokhara High Court on September 25 at Pokhara Metropolis-17. He was attacked by a person who came in a motorbike. The victim said that he could not be identified as he fled the scene after the attack. he is undergoing treatment at Metrocity Hospital in P....

Post Update :September 26, 2018,  
Arrested on charge of killing after rape

Police have arrested 27 years old Kushum Paudel of Pokhara Metropolis-22, Pumdibhumdi on September 25 on charge of killing 10 years old girl Shreya B.K after rape. Police had recovered her body 50 meters away from maternal house on September 25 at Pokhara Metropolis-22. Police have arrested th....

Post Update :September 26, 2018,  
Man arrested on charge of rape

Police have arrested 32 years old Birkha Bahadur Thapa of Bheriganga Municipality-13 on September 24 on charge of raping 30 years old woman. The complaint against the accused was lodged at District Police Office of Kaski on September 24 on charge of rape on June 12. According to DSP Rabindra M....

Post Update :September 25, 2018,  
Cadres of NCP (Biplov) arrested

Police have arrested six cadres of Nepal Communist Party led by Netra Bikram Chand on September 22 on charge of writing on the wall. They were arrested from Pokhara Metropolitan-10. The cadres were writing slogans on the wall protesting the price hike of petroleum products. The arrested were party member Rabindra Rai, secretary P....

Post Update :September 24, 2018,  
Baton charge by police leaves four injured

Police have charged baton to the social mobilizers in Pokhara on August 29 who are in an agitation demanding the re appointment. At least four mobilizers were injured in a baton charge by police in front of District Administration Office of Kaski. The injured are 25 years old social mobilizer Bhawana Shrestha of ward number 9, 29....

Post Update :August 29, 2018,  
Right activists demands to ensure rights of victim’s family

The rights activists of the district have demanded with the government to ensure the justice of the victims by arresting the convict along with the severe punishment especially after the raising trend of violence against women and children in the recent days. The joint press released by Civil society network for peace, INSEC Gand....

Post Update :August 28, 2018,  
INSEC Gandaki Province coordinator felicitated

The INSEC coordinator Shiva Khakurel of Gandaki Province is felicitated by the local journalist Nepal (Kathmandu) on August 25 for his continuous contribution on human rights sector. ....

Post Update :August 25, 2018,  
Province government committed on making human rights friendly law: Chief Minister Gurung

Chief minister Prithvi Subba Gurung of Gandaki province has said that the provincial government is committed on making human rights friendly law. He expressed his views while speaking at the program in Pokhara on August 16 on the role of province on making human rights friendly law. “We are serious on making human rights friend....

Post Update :August 16, 2018,  
Child labor rescued in joint coordination of various organizations including INSEC

A 16 years old girl who has been working as a child labor in a canteen at Pokhara Engineering campus has been rescued on August 2. She was rescued jointly by INSEC Gandaki office, NHRC Pokhara, Central Child Welfare Committee, Pokhara Metropolitan City, Pokhara Trade and Commerce Federation, Labor Office Pokhara, District Coordin....

Post Update :August 3, 2018,  
Arrested on charge of killing wife

Police have arrested 63 years old husband Kamal Kumal of Pokhara metropolis-27 on July 30 on charge of killing 55 years old wife Suntali Kumal. The victim was attacked by the accused on the afternoon of July 30 over a minor domestic dispute. She succumbed the injuries according to DSP Rabindra Man Gurung of DPO, Kaski. ....

Post Update :July 30, 2018,  
Memorandum handed over to Prime minister demanding to ratify Rome Statute

A memorandum has been handed over to the Prime Minister from Gandaki Province and some of the districts from the province five through District Administration Office demanding for the ratification of Rome Statue of International Criminal Court. According to the Palpa District representative Yagya Murti Timilsina, a memorandum has....

Post Update :July 17, 2018,  
Stress given on role between the civil society and representatives

Participants in one program organized in Kaski have stressed that there is an important role between the civil society and local representatives for the protection of human rights. They expressed their views during a program organized by Human Rights Protection Forum central committee in Pokhara on July 14 on the occasion of gene....

Post Update :July 14, 2018,  
Journalists misbehaved during collecting news

Hem Raj Adhikari, 32, a station manager at Phewa Telivision in Pokhara has accused the operator Kapil Kiran Shrestha of “Today’s Mineral Water” of misbehaving him on July 11 while collecting the news regarding the operation of the company against the criterion. He accused that he was man handled and his camera was snatched ....

Post Update :July 12, 2018,  
Boy committed suicide in a Child Improvement center

The child improvement center in Pokhara Lekhnath Municipality said that 16 years old Suman Koirala of Tiwari Bhanjyan Rural Municipality-9 has committed suicide in the center. His dead body was recovered inside the toilet of the center on June 12 which was hanging according to legal officer Biseshwor Dhakal.The boy was in a child....

Post Update :June 13, 2018,  
Annual Review and planning meeting begins

Informal Sector Service Center (INSEC) has organized an annual review and planning meeting in Pokhara of Kaski  from June 12. The meeting will be held for two days on which the activities of INSEC within one year will be reviewed and new strategy will be formulated for the future action plan. The program was chaired by INSEC executive director Bijaya Raj Gautam.....

Post Update :June 12, 2018,  
Nine children from the “Children Home” rescued

At least nine children from the "Children Home" operating at Pokhara-Lekhnath Metropolis were rescued and re-established. The children home "New Vision" operated by Jyoti Gurung  was not following the basic criteria and children were at risk. Five boys and four girls were rescued on May 19 by the team from District Administration office of Kaski, Women and Children....

Post Update :May 19, 2018,  
CT Scan Service Disrupted since 10 months

Patients at Pokhara Health and Science Academy in Pokhara-Lekhnath Municipality-10 are facing difficulties after the CT scan service has been disrupted since 10 months. The machine which costs more than 40 million is broken after its operation for only six months. After the disruption of its operation, patients are compelled to p....

Post Update :May 10, 2018,  
Woman intimidated on an allegation of being witch

Police have arrested five people from Annapurna Rural Municipality-1 on May 7 on charge of beating 20 years old woman alleging her of being witch. The arrested were 52 years old Kumaya Pariyar, 28 years old Raju Pariyar, 24 years old Santosh Pariyar, 20 years old Raj Kumari Pariyar and 34 years old Maya Pariyar according to SI Pr....

Post Update :May 7, 2018,  
Memorandum handed over to province government demanding to end Women Violence

Women representatives, civil society and women rights activists have demanded the government of province 4 to take step on controlling the women violence. A team of activists and lawyers have met the chief minister on May 2 and handed over the memorandum demanding to control women violence. Th....

Post Update :May 3, 2018,  
Court slams life sentence on charge of killing after rape

The District Court of Kaski has ordered to sentence 23 years old Kirtan Khadgi alias Satish of Pokhara Lekhnath Metropolis -9 for life along with confiscation of property on charge of killing Yoruna Pun alias Neha,18 after rape. A single bench of District Court judge Rama Nath Paudel had given a verdict regarding the case. ....

Post Update :April 30, 2018,  
Murder Accuse Arrested

Police have arrested 14 years old boy on charge of killing five years old Bihani Thapa of Pokhara-Lekhnath Metropolitan-9, Nayabazar. The girl went missing from the night of March 25 and her body was recovered by the police during search operation. The District Police Office said that she was ....

Post Update :March 26, 2018,  
Stress given on implementing constitutional provision

The Chief Minister of province number 4, Prithvi Subba Gurung stressed that only written provision in constitution will not provide rights to women until and unless the issues are not raised. She added that the change must begin from a person itself. Minister Gurung expressed a view while speaking at the program organized in Kaski jointly by Human Rights Network and....

Post Update :March 19, 2018,  
Arrested on charge of sexual abuse

Police have arrested 15 years old boy on charge of sexually abusing another 15 years old boy on March 15. Complaint against a boy was lodged by the victim's family at DPO on charge of abuse on March 10. The victim underwent a health checkup at Western regional hospital on March 15. Police have....

Post Update :March 15, 2018,  
Arrested on charge of sexual abuse

Police have arrested 65 years old Uma Nath Subedi of Pokhara-Lekhnath sub metropolis-24 on March 13 on charge of sexual abuse of 15 years old physically disabled girl. The accused had sexually abused the victim on November 20 and the victim’s party had lodged complaint against him at District Police office on a same day. ....

Post Update :March 14, 2018,  
Bomb explosion at Bijayapur in Kaski, two injured

Two people have been injured in a bomb explosion in Pokhara Lekhnath Metropolis-14, Bijayapur on February 20. The injured were policeman Kul Bahadur Khatri and Tv journalist Ghanashyam Pandey of Gandaki Television and both of them are receiving treatment at Gandaki Medical College. The journo ....

Post Update :February 20, 2018,  
Arrested on charge of killing wife

Police arrested Eek Bahadur B.K, 43 of Madi Rural Municipality-5 on February 14 on charge of killing his 47 years old wife. He attacked his wife on the night of February 13 in an inebriated state. The victim’s acquaintances had informed police about the incident. Police immediately arrested the accused for investigation after g....

Post Update :February 14, 2018,  
Four Arrested on charge of threatening Parliamentarian

Police arrested 4 people on charge of threatening provincial member Bindu Kumar Thapa, vendors Rajesh Babu Shrestha, Bodh Raj Giri and Kalu Gurung of Kaski for life. The accused threatened the member demanding for money . The accused were Nal Bahadur Gurung of Pokhara-Lekhnath Municipality-6, Amrit Khadka, 26 of Phedikhola Rural ....

Post Update :February 1, 2018,  
Complaint lodged against rape

The victim’s family of 11 years old girl lodged complaint at District Police Office on January 28 against 60 years old senior citizen on charge of rape. The victim underwent health checkup at western regional hospital on January 28 according to DPO. The accused is at large and search for him....

Post Update :January 29, 2018,  
Stress given to address Education, Health and Food Rights

House of representative member Jagat Bishwokarma of constituency number 3of Kaski has stressed that prosperity of Nepal cannot be imagined without addressing education, health and food rights. He expressed his view while speaking at the program on state's policy on education, health and food rights organized by INSEC affiliated watch group in Annapurna Rural Municipality on January 5. He str....

Post Update :January 6, 2018,  
Coordination necessary for the protection of human rights

Acting director Neetu Gartaula of National Human Rights Commission said that everyone’s participation and coordination is necessary for the protection of Human Rights. She expressed this while speaking at the interaction program on Human Rights Situation organized by INSEC Pokhara on December 31. ....

Post Update :December 31, 2017,  
Human Rights Day Organized in Kaski

The 69th international human rights day and 16 days campaign against women violence was organized in Kaski with various programs. A comprehensive morning rally with triangle assembly was organized by INSEC in participation with Human Rights Commission, INSEC, and various rights organizations. ....

Post Update :December 10, 2017,  
First Phase of Parliamentary and Provincial election under province 6 (Update 10:30 Am)

 According to the Gorkha district representative Hari Ram Uprety, the poll begin at 7 Am in Gorkha peacefully. Polling officer Nirman Ghimire said that the voting at Lho Basic Primary School polling center at Chumnubri Rural Municipality-2 begin late after none of the political party’s representatives reached the polling cente....

Post Update :November 26, 2017,  
Nepal Communist Party Cadres arrested

Police have arrested 30 years old Yogendra Chauhan, district secretary of Nepal Communist party along with four cadres on November 12 on charge operating anti-election activities in the district. Only Chauhan’s name has been publicized and all arrested will be taken into custody for further investigation according to DSP Eek Na....

Post Update :November 13, 2017,  
Training on capacity development of youth for Human Rights

A training program on capacity development of youth for human rights was organized by INEC affiliated youth group of Kaski and District Youth Committee of Kaski on November 7. While facilitating the training NHRC regional acting director Neetu Gartaula stressed that the human rights culture will develop in the nation only if yout....

Post Update :November 7, 2017,  
Arrested on charge of beating Journo

Police have arrested 37 years old Bikash lama of Lekh Nath Municipality-28 on October 15 on charge of beating journo Suresh Raj Sharma while collecting news of Pokhara Metropolis. He was beaten by the accused on charge of writing news. The victim is working at  “Samadhan National Daily” and Machapuchre F.M station. The victim had lodged a complaint against the accused on a same day at D....

Post Update :October 16, 2017,  
Nepal Communist Party Cadres vandalizes government vehicles

Cadres of Nepal Communist Party led by Netra Bikram Chand have vandalized the government vehicle parked on a road on September 20. The cadres had vandalized a car with registration number Ba1Jha9622 parked at Lekh Nath Metropolitan-8 according to District Police Office of Kaski. Police said th....

Post Update :September 20, 2017,  
Socket Bomb Disposed in Pokhara

The team of Nepal Army has disposed a socket bomb recovered at Pokhara Lekhnath Municipality-7, Mustangchok on September 20 according to the police. Locals had informed the police after finding suspicious material in the street near Pokhara airport. The reason behind the planting of bomb and w....

Post Update :September 20, 2017,  
Inmates and Detainees suffering from Viral Fever

The inmates and prisoners of District Prison of Kaski are suffering from viral fever. More than 50 Inmates and detainees in one of the block of the prison are suffering from viral fever since one week according to jailer Hari Narayan Paudel. In this block there are 320 inmates and detainees. All inmates and detainees suffering fr....

Post Update :August 29, 2017,  
Demanded to avoid further damage in Nepali territory due to embankment

The various organizations of the district have demanded the government to  do long term diplomatic initiation to avoid further flood terror in Nepalese territory due to the one sided embankment by India in border. By releasing a press statement on August 13, various organizations including INSEC has demanded the government to in....

Post Update :August 14, 2017,  
Preliminary investigation on conflict era cases in province number 4 concluded

The provincial office of Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) in province number 4 has concluded its preliminary investigations on 100 cases during the decade long armed conflict. The preliminary investigation was started after the office was opened in Pokhara on June 21 according to expert Khaga Raj Acharya of TRC province ....

Post Update :August 8, 2017,  
Accused Child Molester Arrested

Police have arrested 28 years old Ashok Paudel of Lekhnath Municipality-1 on May 30 on charge of molesting seven years old girl. The victim's party had lodged a complaint at District Police Office  on May 30  against the accused. The victim underwent a health checkup at Western Regi....

Post Update :May 30, 2017,  
Journalist threatened to death over a issue of news published

Sushma Paudel, central member of FNJ Kaski has lodged a complaint at District Police Office on May 25 against the life threatening status on her face book page over the issue of news published. The victim said that the accused had threatened her through face book over the issue of news published on vote counting. ....

Post Update :May 24, 2017,  
Cadre of Nepal Communist Party Arrested

Police have arrested six cadres of Nepal Communist Party led by Netra Bikram Chand on May 17 while demonstrating for the release of arrestees of Kalikot incident on May 14. Police had arrested 40 years old Min Bahadur Pariyar of Pokhara Lekhnath Municipality-33, 45 years old Amrit Bashyal of the same place, 42 years old Prem raj ....

Post Update :May 17, 2017,  
Complaint lodged for the violation of Code of Conduct

A verbal complaint has been lodged at election office against Nepali congress leader and health minister Gagan Thapa on May 11 for violating election code of conduct by organizing election campaign at Health post and building of village council according to conduct violation monitoring Officer Bhola Regmi. Thapa had addressed the....

Post Update :May 11, 2017,  
Jeep blazed in a parking lot

An unidentified group of people have blazed a parked jeep at Machapuchre village council-1 used by the ward candidate Birendra Gurung of Nepali Congress on May 11. The jeep with registration number Ga1Ja5184 was blazed on the mid night. The jeep was completely destroyed in the incident. Police....

Post Update :May 11, 2017,  
District Secretary of Nepal Communist Party, Arrested

Police have arrested district secretary Nanda Prasad Tiwari alias Jagan of Nepal Communist party on May 10. He was arrested while hiding in Pokhara-Lekh Nath Municipality-17, Chorepatan according to police. He was arrested on charge of possible obstruction in upcoming local level election according to DSP Khadga Bahadur Khatri.....

Post Update :May 11, 2017,  
Ten Mayor candidates in a same stage

A discussion program between ten candidates for the post of mayor in Pokhara-Lekhnath municipality has been held in Kaski on May 9. The program was organized by Civil Campaign for Clean Election (CCCE) and was participated by ten candidates of mayor and one vice-mayor candidate. All mayors hav....

Post Update :May 9, 2017,  
Three arrested on charge of arson in vehicle

Police have arrested three people on charge of setting fire on a vehicle used by Nepali congress candidate Gunjaman Gurung for chairperson of Machapuchre village council-2. On the night of May 6, a vehicle with registration number GA1JA6445 was set on fire and police have arrested Khusi Man Gurung, Chitra Gurung and Bahudal Taman....

Post Update :May 8, 2017,  
Arrested on charge of conducting anti-election activities

Police have arrested three cadres from Netra Bokram Chand led Nepal Communist Party on May 6 on charge of conducting anti-election activities. The arrestees are Yuv Raj Bastola, Prajab Bahadur KC and Man Bahadur Tamang according to the police. They were arrested from Machapuchre village counc....

Post Update :May 6, 2017,  
Stone Hurled in the vehicle of election candidate

An unidentified group of people have hurled stone in the vehicle of ward chairman candidate Jeev Nath Paudel of Annapurna Village council. Stone was hurled in his vehicle while he was returning back from the election campaign. The preliminary investigation showed that Biplov led Maoist party is behind the incident according to po....

Post Update :May 5, 2017,  
Three Village Council offices padlocked

The cadres of communist party have padlocked three village council offices, Machapuchre, Annapurna and Madi of the district on April 24. Inspector Ishwor Lamsal of District Police Office said that pamphlets of the party were found near the village council offices which are the evidence that the party had padlocked the offices.....

Post Update :April 24, 2017,  
Locals Padlocked Manipal Hospital

The locals have padlocked the main gate of the Manipal Hospital in protest of doctor's denial on treating the injured victims in road accident in Kagbeni of Mustang. The doctors in the hospital denied treating the injured as they are in a protest demanding to enforce Labor Act. The locals released a press statement and padlocked ....

Post Update :April 23, 2017,  
Girl Rescued and Sent it to Reinstatement centre

In an initiation of rights activists, a 14 years old girl has been rescued from the house of her relative and was sent to reinstatement centre. The girl was jointly rescued by District child-wale fare committee, INSEC, Pokhara-Lekhnath Municipality, Pokhara trade and commerce federation, Three angels and District Police Office. She was rescued based on an information recieved from the victim's ....

Post Update :March 30, 2017,  
Human Rights Year Book 2017 made public in Kaski

Informal Sector Service Centre (INSEC) regional office of Pokhara has made public of Nepal Human Rights Year Book 2017 on February 18. NHRC member Govinda Sharma Paudel, in a program, publicized a year book. Speaking at the program, Sharma praised INSEC  for its contribution in human rights and social justice. ....

Post Update :February 18, 2017,  
Child Marriage halted

  A child marriage has been halted in Kaski in an initiation from rights activists. The child marriage about to be conducted at Lekhnath Municipality-15 of Kothegaun has been stopped on February 1 after counseling with rights activists. The marriage between 15 years old girl from Lekhnath Municipality and 19 years old boy ....

Post Update :February 1, 2017,  
Rape Accused Arrested

Police have arrested Deepak Thapa, 19 of Rupakot VDC-2 on January 1 on charge of raping 11 years old girl. The accused had raped a girl on December 29 and complaint against him was lodged by the victim’s party at Area Police Office of Dadakona on January 1. The victim underwent a health chec....

Post Update :January 2, 2017,  
Accused Bigamous Arrested

Police have arrested Prem Prasad Timilsina, 30 of Pokhara Sub-metropolis and his second wife Kaushalya Bhandari, 24 on December 27 on charge of polygamy. They were arrested based on a complaint lodged by Kirtana Acharya,30, the first wife of an accused, on December 27 according to the inspector Ganesh Bom of District Police Offic....

Post Update :December 28, 2016,  
District Level Human Rights Watch Group Re-Formed

A district level watch group has been re-formed in Pokhara under the project of making responsible body accountable by spreading awareness among local community. The program organized on December 26 has re- formed 11 member committee in chairmanship of rights activist Durga K.C (Thapa). ....

Post Update :December 27, 2016,  
International Migrant Day Observed

 An International Migrant day has been observed in Kaski on December 18 demanding the rights of migrants worker and their family members. The program was organized by International Migrants Day-2016 organizing Committee. A rally was organized from Srijanachok of Pokhara and converted into triangle assembly after reachin....

Post Update :December 18, 2016,  
Government Urged Through memorandum to invite United Nation’s Special Rapporteur

  A memorandum from various district of western region has been presented to the government urging to invite United Nation's special rapporteur to Nepal. A team of INSEC with Civil Society for Peace Kaski and other human rights activists have presented the memorandum to the government through western regional administrator ....

Post Update :December 9, 2016,  
State’s body committed to protect and promote Human Rights: Regional Administrators

  Western Regional administrator Khagraj Baral said that the state’s body is committed to protect and promote Human Rights of the people. He said that while speaking at the blood donation program organized jointly by Western magna meet committee and National Human Rights regional office of Pokhara on the occasion of 68th International Human Rights....

Post Update :December 8, 2016,  
Program Orientation Meeting Commences in Pokhara

Program orientation meeting has been commenced in Pokhara on December 5 on promoting rights of victims of Human Rights violation and atrocities. The program was organized by Informal Sector Service Center (INSEC). INSEC executive director Bijaya Raj Gautam said that the orientation program is organized in order to prepare working....

Post Update :December 5, 2016,  
Stress given on solidarity between stakeholders to minimize violence

The participants of a program stressed on essential role of stakeholders to minimize the increasing trend of women violence. They stressed while speaking in an interaction program organized by NHRC, INSEC, Civil Society Coalition for Peace and COCAP on the occasion of 16 days campaign against gender violence in Pokhara on Decembe....

Post Update :December 2, 2016,  
Accused Rapist Arrested

  Sushil KC, 19 of Pokhara Sub-metropolish-15 has been arrested by the police on November 3 on charge of raping 12 years old girl. The accused had raped a girl on November 2 and complaint against him was lodged at police office on November 3 by the victim's family. He was arrested by the....

Post Update :November 4, 2016,  
Collection of signature Urging to vote in favor of Impeachment Proposal

A collection of signature was organized in Pokhara on October 24 urging CA members to vote in favor of impeachment proposal against CIAA chief Lok man Singh Karki presented in Parliament. The program was organized by Civil society coalition at Sabhachok. Coordinator Dhaka Ram Paudel of the coalition said that they were in a prote....

Post Update :October 25, 2016,  
Accused Gang Rapists Arrested

Police have arrested Ram Kumal, 12 of Lekh Nath Municipality-1 and another 14 years old boy on October 16 on charge of raping a 10-year-old girl on September 22. The incident was revealed during the treatment of the victim who was ill for a long time. The victim's parents have lodged a complaint at one local organization. ....

Post Update :October 16, 2016,  
Accused of murder after molestation, Arrested

Police have arrested Ishwor B.K, 20 of Dhikurpokhari-1 and Jhalak Kunwar, 40 of Palakot-4 of Baglung district on October 9 on charge of murdering Kanchan B.K, 10 of Gauriswara of Dhikurpokhari after molesting her. The victim's parents had lodged a complaint at police office on October 9 against the accused. ....

Post Update :October 9, 2016,  
Accused rapist arrested

Police have arrested 29 years old Abdul Kalam of Pokhara sub metropolis on October 2 on charge of raping a 12 years old girl. The victims family had lodged a complaint at District Police Office on September 30 against the accused on charge of raping a girl on September 28. The accused was arrested by the police based on the info....

Post Update :October 2, 2016,  
Accused Rapist Arrested

Police have arrested Bipin Gurung, 25 of Pokhara sub-metropolis on September 27 on charge of raping a 27 years old American woman. The accused had raped her on September 10. The victim had lodged a complaint at DPO on September 22. Based on the complaint lodged by the victim, he was arrested by the police for further investigatio....

Post Update :September 28, 2016,  
Accused Human Trafficker Arrested

Police have arrested 30 years old Arjun Prasad Sharma of Pokhara sub-metropolis-6 on September 26 on charge of attempting to traffick a 19-year-old woman in India. The victim's family had lodged a complaint at police office on September 22 after the woman was able to flee from India. She was duped for better job in India by the a....

Post Update :September 28, 2016,  
 Civil Society Network condemns the explosions in Schools

  The Civil Society Network of Pokhara has condemned the act of terrorizing general public by planting explosives in various schools in Kathmandu and Lalitpur on September 20. The Network while releasing a press statement on September 22 has condemned the act and drawn its serious attention regarding the incident. ....

Post Update :September 22, 2016,  
Student Gets Punishment For Not Cutting Hair

A 15-year-old Anish Gautam of standard 10 at Bharati Bhawan Secondary School was punished by his teachers on September 7 on charge of not cutting hair. The victim’s mother Parbati Gautam complained that he was beaten by his teachers. She complained in a program organized to mark national children day that teacher Min Raj Dhunga....

Post Update :September 15, 2016,  
Civil Network Session for Peace Held

  The session of civilian Network for peace has been held in Kaski demanding immediate local level election by protecting the civilian rights as per the norms of people’s movement of 2005/06. While inaugurating the general assembly of Civilian Network and its 13th session, CA member and chairperson of Parliamen....

Post Update :September 15, 2016,  
Commission’s Disagreement on Transitional Justice Draft Bill

The National Human Rights Commission’s (NHRC) chairperson Anup Raj Sharma said that the commission has a disagreement over the draft bill of transitional justice. He expressed his views while speaking at the discussion program with Human Rights activists at INSEC western regional office on September 10 and added that the draft ....

Post Update :September 12, 2016,  
Accused Child Molester Arrested

Police have arrested 39-year-old Buddi Bahadur B.K of Lekh Nath Municipality-6 on September 11 on charge of molesting a four years old girl. The victim's family had lodged a complaint at District Police Office on September 10 accusing him of molesting a girl on September 9. The victim underwen....

Post Update :September 12, 2016,  
Conflict Related Cases Will Be Solved As Per International Norms: Attorney General

Attorney General Raman Kumar Shrestha said that the complaint lodged at TRC and CIED will be decided as per the norms and practice based on an international law. Speaking at the program organized in Pokhara, Shrestha said that the Act of TRC and CIED is being prepared to be amended based on International norms and practices. He added that the atrocities and crimes in decade long armed confli....

Post Update :September 10, 2016,  
Human Rights Defenders Still at Risk

The participants at the program organized by Human Rights Support Desk established under INSEC western regional office, Pokhara  on the situation of Human Rights Defenders of western region, said that human rights defenders are still at risk. During a discussion program, INSEC western regional coordinator Shiva Khakurel said that human rights defenders are still facing various kinds of threate....

Post Update :September 7, 2016,  
Stressed Given To Make Commission with Rights

Participants on a program stressed on making CIED, formed by Government, with full of rights. They expressed their views while speaking at an interaction program on public expectation towards CIED and transitional justice mechanism, on the occasion of 33rd international day against enforced d....

Post Update :August 31, 2016,  
Accused Rapist Arrested

Police have arrested Shyam Kumar Gurung,35 and Bimala Gurung on August 28 based on a complaint lodged by the accused wife Kumari Gurung,36 of Pokhara Sub-metropolis-26 for polygamy. The complaint lodged by the accused states that her husband had married Bimala Gurung, 22 on August 21. She had....

Post Update :August 29, 2016,  
Wife Murdered By Husband

Police said that Sonam Regmi,22 of Pokhara sub-metropolis-7, Chalise chwok was stabbed to death by her husband Sanjeev Bahadur Nepali,28 on August 17. The couple was married two years ago however the case of their divorce was registered at court according to Sonam’s maternal uncle Rajendra Sharma. ....

Post Update :August 18, 2016,  
Seven Policemen Injured in a clash

At least seven policemen were injured in a clash with a victim’s relatives who were trying to obstruct the highway on August 15. The relative of a victim Bijaya Gurung, 35 of Lekhnath Municipality-13 who died in an accident on August 12 were in a protest demanding compensation. They have attacked and injured seven policemen in a clash. ....

Post Update :August 15, 2016,  
Arrested On Charge of Caste Discrimination

Police have arrested 46-years-old Sushma Khanal of Pokhara Sub-metropolis-5 on August 8 on charge of caste discrimination. She was charged for discriminating Prakash Pariyar who was living in a rented room belonging to Khanal. The victim had lodged a complaint against her at District Police Office on August 7 for caste discrimina....

Post Update :August 9, 2016,  
Bigamous Arrested

Police have arrested Ratan Gurung, 28 of Pokhara Sub-metropolitan-11 on August 8 on charge of polygamy. Mamila Gurung, a first wife of an accused, had lodged a complaint at Police office against her husband for marrying Tara Gurung,22 of Pokhara sub-metropolis-2 The accused was arrested by the....

Post Update :August 9, 2016,  
Accused Bigamous Arrested

Police have arrested Keshav B.K, 25 of Pokhara sub-metropolitan-14, Chauthe on August 7 on charge of polygamy. Laxmi B.K, 24, a first wife of an accused had lodged a complaint at police office against her husband on August 7 on charge of marrying Shanti Pariyar,22 of Ghachok VDC-1 on July 11. ....

Post Update :August 9, 2016,  
Court Sentences 21 Years for Rapist

The District Court of Kaski has ordered to sentence Kabi Raj Acharya,38 of Pokhara Sub-metropolis-8, Simalchaur for 21 years on August 8 after finding him guilty on raping a 13-years-old  girl. The victim’s family had lodged a complaint on March 11 at district Police Office of Kaski on charge of multiple rapes on a girl. ....

Post Update :August 9, 2016,  
Accused Bigamous Arrested

Police have arrested Gaubahadur BK alias Dhana Bahadur on July 11 on charge of polygamy. He was arrested by the police based on a complaint lodged by his wife Ruk Maya Khati,34 of Myagdi Tinikhola VDC-1. Police have also arrested Shanti Magar on a same day. The victim had lodged a complaint at District Police Office on July 11.....

Post Update :July 11, 2016,  






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