Accused of Murder Arrested

Police have arrested Mohan Rajbhandari, 48, on the charge of killing Roshani Rajbhandari, 48, of Bulbule Marg, Kathmandu Metropolitan City-10 on April 17. According to SSP Ashok Singh of the Metropolitan Police Complex, the initial investigation showed that the brother-in-law was chasing his brother-in-law near his house due to a…

April 19, 2021  
Accused of Murder After Rape Arrested

Police have arrested Raju Achhame, 24, of Rautamai Rural Municipality on April 18 on the charge of raping and killing a 26-year-old woman with a psychosocial disability. SP Bhim Bahadur Dahal of the District Police Office said in a meeting with INSEC representatives that the accused was arrested on March…

April 18, 2021  
Commission Urges to be Sensitive to Children’s Right to Health

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has drawn serious attention to the fact that the new form of COVID-19, which has been invading the world since last year, is spreading rapidly in Nepal and putting children at greater risk. The commission has recently conducted on-site monitoring in various schools in…

April 18, 2021  
Update of April 18 Regarding COVID-19 Infection

The number of COVID-19 infected people has reached 284,673 after additional 1015 new cases were detected positive in Nepal on April 18, 2021. Out of them, 413 were females and 602 were males and 112 were below the age of 19. According to the Ministry of Health and Population, 275,300…

April 18, 2021  
Update of April 17 Regarding COVID-19 Infection

The number of COVID-19 infected people has reached 283,658 after additional 768 new cases were detected positive in Nepal on April 17, 2021. According to the Ministry of Health and Population, 275,038 of the total infected have recovered. On April 17 the rate of recovery reached 97% along with the…

April 17, 2021  
Update of April 16 Regarding COVID-19 Infection

The number of COVID-19 infected people has reached 282,890 after additional 836 new cases were detected positive in Nepal on April 16, 2021. According to the Ministry of Health and Population, 274,812 of the total infected have recovered. On April 16 the rate of recovery reached 97.1% along with the…

April 16, 2021  
Update of April 15 Regarding COVID-19 Infection

The number of COVID-19 infected people has reached 282,054 after additional 480 new cases were detected positive in Nepal on April 15, 2021. According to the Ministry of Health and Population, 274,604 of the total infected have recovered. On April 15 the rate of recovery reached 97.4% along with the…

April 15, 2021  
Rape Accused Arrested

Police have arrested Siddhalal Chepang, 22, of Ichchakamana Rural Municipality-1, Chitwan, Gupta Bahadur Godar of Bhirkot Municipality-7, and a 16-year-old boy on charges of raping 13 and 15-year-old girls. According to Inspector Hari Prasad Poudel of the Ward Police Office, the victim has lodged a complaint against the accused at…

April 15, 2021  
Court Orders Six Months’ Imprisonment to the Guilty of Sexual Abuse

District court has sentenced Resham Bahadur Karki, 39, of Dharapani in Shuklagand Municipality-7 to six months in jail for sexually abusing a 12-year-old girl. A bench of Tanahun District Court Judge Basudev Poudel convicted the accused and sentenced him to six months imprisonment and fined Rs 5,000 as compensation on…

April 15, 2021  
Rural Municipality Accused for the Death of a Woman in Labour

Madan Tamang, a local, has alleged that Velku Tamang, 37, of Chankheli Rural Municipality-5, Nepka, died at his house on April 12 after the Chankheli Rural Municipality failed to give a timely recommendation for an airlift to take her to Surkhet for further treatment. She had been in labor for…

April 15, 2021