Rape Accused Arrested

Area Police Office of Lahan has arrested 23 years old Rakesh Kumar Yadav of Dhangadimai Municipality-12 on 7 January for the charge of rape on a 15 years old girl. The victim was raped by him on 6 January and the complaint was filed against him on 7 January at…

January 9, 2020  
Rape Accused Arrested

Police has arrested Sujit Kumar Yadav, 19, of Dhangadimai Municipality-8 and Santosh Mahato, 20, of Golbazaar Municipality- 2 on 5 January charging them of rape on a 20 years old woman. The victim was raped by them on 5 January and the complaint was filed at the Area Police Office…

January 7, 2020  
Arrested on charge of Human Trafficking

District Police Office Sarlahi has arrested Jaya Bahadur Khatri Sarki of approx. 32 years and Amata Shrestha of 34 years for being involved in Human Trafficking. They were charged of trafficking four women to India. Those women were lured for better opportunities. These two were involved with some Indians who…

January 5, 2020  
Three Disabled Women Raped

In the past one year (Jan 2019-Dec 2019), three women with disability have been raped in Saptari. Along with it, there are 12 women who were raped and seven women faced attempt of sexual harassment. In 2018, 12 women were raped which included a mentally disabled woman as well and…

January 5, 2020  
Protest Prohibited around Ministries from 30 December

30 December onward protest around Province 2 Government’s Chief Minister’s office and around the building of the Council of Ministers has been prohibited. Dhanusha District’s Security Committee has released an injunction prohibiting groups’ and associations’ protest in their premises. CDO of Dhanusha District, Pradip Raj Kandel said considering the sensitivity around…

December 30, 2019  
Failure of Citizen Shelter Program: Musahars Tormented by Cold Waves

50 households at Bhangaha Municipality’s Musahar settlement is facing the cold waves under open sky. This has been impacting their health in different ways. The failure of Citizen Shelter Program has resulted in despair. In Bhangaha Municipality’s ward 3 and 4 the program had dismantled all their old cottages to…

December 30, 2019  
Province Government decides Relief for Bomb Blast Victims

Government of Province 2 has decided to give 3 Lakhs each to the families of the ones who died in the bomb blast of Dhanusha Mahendranagar on 13 December. In a meeting of Council of Ministers of Province 2 held on 29 December they have decided on providing 1 lakh…

December 29, 2019  
Woman Severely Injured on Domestic Violence

Bimala Shrestha, 35, of Chandrapur Municipality- 5 was severely beaten up by her own brother Bikash Shrestha, 32 and his wife Anu Shrestha, 29 on 25 December because of which many parts of her body is deeply wounded. She had visited INSEC office Rautahat with an appeal for justice. Bimala…

December 25, 2019  
Woman Killed over Domestic Dispute

Shree Prasad Panjiyar of Janakpur Dham Sub Metropolitan- 22 Kurtha has escaped after stabbing his sister-in-law Rani Devi Panjiyar of approx. 28 years at Badahari’s Red Cross Building’s Baagwani on 25 December. Inspector Ram Kumar Yadav of Area Police Office informed that the escaped is being searched by them on…

December 25, 2019  
Serial bomb blasts grabs attention of Human Rights’ organizations

INSEC and other Human Rights organizations has published a press release on 17 December regarding the serial bomb blasts of Dhanusha and Siraha districts in the past few days. The release mentions about their attention being focused on the loss of human life and infrastructure. The bomb blasted at the…

December 18, 2019