Students Padlocked School in Barkurwa for 16 days: Classes Hampered

Students of Shree Ram Basic School have locked the Shree Ram Basic School in Barkurwa of Chandranagar Rural Municipality-3 since January 24. The closure has hampared the studies of the students. They locked the school saying that the school classrooms and grounds are dirty and smelly due to lack of…

January 12, 2021  
Completion of Interaction Program on Right to Education

The Informal Sector Service Centre (INSEC) organized an interaction program on the right to education at Shree Secondary School, Shreepur of Garuda Municipality-9 on January 7. Speaking on the occasion, Ram Adhar Paswan, Principal of the school, said that the number of students was high and there were very few…

January 10, 2021  
Court Declares Seven Years’ Imprisonment to Rape Accused

District court has sentenced Bed Prakash Mandal, 20, of Birendra Bazar in Rupani Rural Municipality-6 to seven years in prison for raping a 16-year-old girl. A bench of Judge Ishwar Mani Ojha found the accused guilty, said Hem Bahadur Budathoki, information officer of the court. According to the District Court,…

January 2, 2021  
Court Declares Twelve Years of Imprisonment to Rape Accused

Court has declared 12 years of imprisonment to Binod Mahara, 19, of Dhangadhimai Municipality-10 for raping a 14-year-old girl. The accused has also been fined Rs. One hundred thousand as compensation to the victim. The accused was declared guilty of rape by Judge Puspa Raj Thapaliya on December 28. The…

December 30, 2020  
Social Workers Receives Threat, Complaint Filed for Justice

Sushil Kumar Karna, a 40-year-old social worker of Janakpurdham Sub-Metropolitan-10, Devichowk, lodged a complaint at the District Police Office against an unknown person who had called him on December 24 and verbally abused him. The victim also received a life threat. The complaint was filed on December 25. The victim…

December 28, 2020  
Court Declares Ten Years’ Imprisonment to Rape Accused

Manoj Kumar Mehta, 40, of Lokharam in Chhinnamasta Municipality-6 has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for raping and cheating a 30-year-old woman. A bench of District Judge Rita Kumari Bakharel has sentenced Mehta to seven years imprisonment and Rs 30,000 compensation for the rape, said Saptari District Court…

December 23, 2020  
Rape Accused Arrested

Chandan Mandal Khatve, 28, of Siraha Municipality-12, accused of raping a 27-year-old woman and absconding, has been arrested by the police on December 15, 2020. The victim had lodged a complaint at the District Police Office, Siraha on June 25, 2020. The victim was examined at the District Hospital, on…

December 17, 2020  
Abduction and Rape Accused Sentenced for Nineteen Years

A 17-year-old boy has been sentenced to 19 years and 4 months in prison by the district court for abducting and raping a 15-year-old girl. The bench of Judge Chandramani Gyawali sentenced the accused to eight years imprisonment for rape and four years and eight months imprisonment for abduction and…

December 17, 2020  
Senior Citizens Sought INSEC’s Assistance for Social Security Allowance

After the Bishrampur rural municipality office did not distribute the social security allowance in October / November for the current fiscal year, the senior citizens have sought the help of INSEC. Stating that they have not received the amount to be distributed in the first four months, the senior citizens…

December 15, 2020  
Another Accused in the Rautahat Incident Arrested

Mahatab Alam, 46, of Rajpur Municipality-4 has been arrested by the Provincial Police and District Police Office, Rautahat on December 7 on charges of burning people alive in a brick kiln 13 years ago. According to Inspector Sushil Kumar Pandey of the District Police Office, Rautahat, Mahatab was arrested from…

December 10, 2020