INSEC Calls to Recommend Names for Prakash Human Rights Award

INSEC has issued a public call to recommend names for the Prakash Human Rights Award, established in memory of Prakash Kafle, the Founder General Secretary of INSEC. The names of people working for human rights and social justice can be recommended at hraward@insec.org.np as per INSEC. INSEC established the Prakash…

June 14, 2024  
Landslide Victims Search for Accommodation as Monsoon Begins

Thirty-three families displaced by the landslide in Gaurishankar Rural Municipality-8, Khare, are seeking temporary accommodation as this year's monsoon begins. The landslide that occurred on August 3 last year, swept away 33 households in Khare and Bashme of Gaurishankar Rural Municipality-8, with four people being fatally buried. As this year's…

June 13, 2024  
Shortage of Free Medicines in Hospital Compelled Patients to Buy from Private Medicine Shops

Patients at Pashupati Chaulagain Memorial Hospital in Charikot, Bagmati are compelled to buy medicine on their own after a shortage of medicine in the hospital. The patients have expressed that the hospital charges a registration fee of Rs 25 along with additional costs for treatment from those seeking medical care.…

June 13, 2024  
Demonstration Demanding Fair Investigation Into Couple Killing Incident

A demonstration was held in Kavre on 11 June, demanding a thorough investigation into the killing incident of 60-year-old Manbahadur Bal and his wife 50-year-old Kekaimaya Bal of Mahabharat Rural Municipality-4 Mahadevtar. The couple was found dead on 20 May. According to reports, after the couple didn't come in the…

June 12, 2024  
Accused Arrested for Sexually Abusing Minors

Police arrested 24-year-old Khem Bahadur Nepali of Banepa Municipality-11 on 11 June for sexually abusing two minors aged eight and 12. The aggrieved party filed a complaint at the Area Police Office, Banepa on June 24, alleging that the accused had sexually abused the victims on June 5. DSP Laldhwaj Subedi…

June 12, 2024  
Two Accused Arrested for Human Trafficking

Police arrested 39-year-old Sambar Bahadur Tamang of Nuwakot, Dupcheswor Rural Municipality-6 and 33-year-old Indira Katwal of Tadi Rural Municipality-2 on 10 June for the charge of trafficking a 14-year-old minor. The accused were arrested from Chapagaon, Lalitpur. According to the plan, they intended to take the victim to Raxaul in…

June 11, 2024  
Accused Arrested for Statutory Rape 

Police arrested 33-year-old Bhushan Bogati of Bidur Municipality-7 on 7 June for the charge of raping an 11-year-old girl. The aggrieved party filed a complaint at the District Police Office on June 7 alleging that the accused had raped the victim on June 6 when there was no one at…

June 10, 2024  
Victim’s Family Urged INSEC for Initiating Justice 

The relatives of Krishna Bahadur Basnet, who went missing during the armed conflict, requested INSEC to initiate justice. Sita Basnet of Chautara Sagachowkgadhi Municipality-6 formally requested the Informal Sector Service Centre (INSEC) on 9 June to initiate disclosing the situation of her husband Krishna Bahadur Basnet, who was abducted and…

June 10, 2024  
Accused  Arrested for Attempted Rape

Police arrested 40-year-old Bikram Lama of Lisankhu Pakhar Rural Municipality-4, Attarpur on 6 June 2024 for the charge of attempting to rape a 30-year-old woman. DSP Niranjan Bhattarai of the District Police Office informed that victim filed a complaint against the accused on 29 May at the Area Police Office,…

June 7, 2024  
Complaint Filed Against Accused of Statutory Rape

A complaint was registered against 20-year-old Tilak Kumal of Tripurasundari Rural Municipality-1 on 3 june at the District Police Office Dhading for the charge of raping a 15-year-old minor. DSP Makendra Kumar Mishra informed that the aggrieved party filed a complaint at the District Police Office on June 2 alleging…

June 4, 2024