Court Declares 18 Years’ Imprisonment For Rape

The District Court of Illam has declared 18 years’ imprisonment to Tej Bahadur Rai (36) of Mai municipality-7 for raping a 13-year-old girl. The trial bench of judge Harish Chandra Ingnam declared the accused of being guilty for the act on 28 June 2020 and also charged compensation of rs…

June 29, 2020  
Court Declares 10 Years’ Imprisonment For Rape

The District Court of Illam has declared 10 years’ imprisonment to Mani Kumar Rai (25) of Mai municipality-3 for raping a 15-year-old girl. The trial bench of judge Harish Chandra Ingnam declared the accused of being guilty for the act and also charged compensation of rs 40 thousand, informed Shrestedar…

June 29, 2020  
Rape Accused Arrested

Police have arrested Kajiman Rai (55), Technical Assistant of Mangsebung rural municipality-6 on 6 June 2020 in accusation of raping a 22-year-old woman. The victim was raped on 23 May 2020 and the complaint was filed on 24 May at the District Police Office. The accused was arrested immediately after…

June 7, 2020  
Two Arrested For Protesting During Lockdown

Police have arrested Niroj Khadki; District Secretary of Nepali Congress and Prakash Bhattarai; District Chairperson of Nepal Student Union on 10 May 2020, accusing them of protesting during the lockdown. They were protesting regarding India’s land encroachment. These two were arrested while addressing the rebel assembly at Chowk Bazaar of…

May 10, 2020  
Couple Found Dead

Dhan Bahadur Khapangi (35) and his wife Rita Khapangi (34) of Fakfokthum Rural Municipality-5 were found dead, informed Area Police Office of Mangalbare's SI Bhupendra Dhungana. Police was informed about them by the neighbors. Investigation is ongoing regarding the case. Both the corpses were taken to the Illam District Hospital…

March 12, 2020  
Rape Accused Arrested

Police have arrested 37 years old father for allegedly raping his 15 years old daughter on 18 August.   DSP Hemanta Bhandari said, accused father was arrested for investigation as per the rape complaint filed by victim's family on 12 August.   Victim's health checkup was conducted at District hospital…

August 19, 2019  
Accused Arrested on Charge of Sexual Abuse

Police have arrested Sunil Khatri, 22, of Mai Municipality-3 on charge of sexually abusing 23 years old woman on 13 August. According to DSP Hemanta Bhandari, accused was arrested for investigation as per the complaint lodged by victim's family on 9 August stating accused abused the victim on 8 August.…

August 14, 2019  
Man Held on charge of rape

Police have arrested 68 years old Makardwoj Limbu of Rong Rural Municipality-2 on May 20 on charge of raping 16 years old girl with disability. The accused had raped the girl on May 15 and complaint against him was lodged at Police office by the victim’s family on May 18.…

May 20, 2019  
Rape accused arrested

Police have arrested 20 years old Aadesh Rai of Phidim  Municipality-7 on April 21 on charge of raping 30 years old intellectually different woman. The victim was raped by the accused on April 6 and complaint was lodged against him by the victim's family. Police said that he was arrested…

April 21, 2019  
Conflict victims demanding the policy level participation

The armed conflict victims have demanded the government for their policy level participation. They have said that the transitional justice commission formed for addressing the conflict issue are not able to work for the issue of victims and demanded for the policy level participation. The victim while speaking at the…

March 25, 2019