High Court issues Interim order to control Dengue and Scrub Typhus in Banke

The high court of Nepalgunj has issued an interim order to the District Public Health Office on November 10 in order to control Dengue and Scrub Typhus disease seen in Banke and Bardiya districts. A bench of judges Dr Kul Ratna Bhurtel and Bir Bahadur Dangi of High Court, Tulsipur…

November 11, 2016  
Patients facing difficulty due to the lack of Sickle Cell Anemia examination machine

  Patients, especially Tharus of Western Nepal are facing difficulties in treatment as the machine for examining Sickle Cell Anemia is not in use. The machine worth 2.9 million for examining Sickle Cell Anemia is not in operation and the patients suffering from this disease is increasing in this area.…

November 9, 2016  
Request to recommend the name for Bhajan Human Rights Award

Bhajan Human Rights Award selection Committee of the district has requested to recommend the name of a person for this year’s Bhajan Human Rights award. Basanta Gautam, coordinator of the selection committee requested to recommend the name of a person during a meeting of Human Rights coalition held in Nepalgunj…

November 8, 2016  
Complaint Lodged Against Murder

A complaint against Hasta Bahadur B.K has been lodged at Area Police Office of Kohalpur on October 19 on charge of murdering his mother-in-law Devisara B.K,64 of Naubasta VDC-7. The Area Police of Kohalpur said that the accused had strangled the woman to death before absconding the seen. The dead…

October 19, 2016  
Police rescued four people including two children

  The Area Police Office of Jamunaha has rescued four people including two girls on September 18 while they were being attempted to be trafficked to gulf country through India. Two 14-year-old girls from Dang and two women aged from 22 to 23 were rescued at given shelter at KI…

September 29, 2016  
Human Rights Documentation Regional Workshop Begins

Two day regional workshop on Human Rights documentation has begun in Nepalgunj from September 26. The program was organized by INSEC central office. Speaking at the program, INSEC executive director Bijaya Raj Gautam said that the important work and roles played by INSEC in the past have established its image…

September 26, 2016  
Accused on Attempting To Rape, Arrested

Police have arrested 18-year-old Arjun Oli of Satbariya VDC-9, Dang on September 13 on charge of attacking 28-year-old woman with knife before attempting to rape her. The victim’s party has lodged a complaint at District Police Office of Banke on September 12 against the accused according to the police. The…

September 14, 2016  
Accused Rapist Arrested

Area Police Office of Kohalpur has arrested Govinda Chaudhary,26 of Lamahi Municipality-7 of Dang district on September 6 on charge of raping a 13-year-old girl. Police had arrested the accused based on verbal complaint lodged by the victim’s party on September 6. The preparation for the health checkup of the…

September 7, 2016  
Appellate Court Issues Directives To Control Sound Pollution

The Appellate Court of Nepalgunj has issued directives in the name of Nepalgunj Municipality, District Administration Office and District Public Health on September 1 regarding the case on Prohibition Ordinance relating to sound pollution in order to control and make sound pollution issue effective and result oriented. The directive was…

September 1, 2016  
Four Protesters Injured In Police Baton Charge

At least four protesters were injured in a baton charged by police when a group of youth called “I am Nationalist”, had a clash with police after they established an idol of late king Birendra Bir Bikram Shah at Birendra Chok in Nepalgunj. Chandra Hamal, 29 of Nepalgunj Municipality-2 was injured in…

September 1, 2016