Two Accused Arrested for Involving Minors in Sexual Act

Police arrested 36-year-old Apsara Dhakal and 46-year-old Kumari Gurung, the operators of New Family Lodge of Bharatpur Metropolitan City-7 on 28 May for the charge of forcefully involving two 15-year old minors and a 30-year-old woman in sexual acts. DSP Bhesraj Rijal of the District Police Office informed that the…

May 30, 2024  
Vaccination Campaign in Chitwan Postponed Due to Extreme Heat

The IPV (Inactivated Polio Vaccine) campaign in Ratnanagar Municipality, Chitwan, has been postponed due to extreme heat. Sukadev Lamsal, the Chief Administrative Officer of the Municipality, stated that the schools were already closed due to the intense heat, and it has now impacted the vaccination campaign as well. The vaccination…

May 27, 2024  
Complaint Filed Against Alleged Accused of Rape

Aggrieved party filed a complaint against 22-year-old Bishal Bote at the District Police Office, Chitwan on 8 May for raping a 15-year girl. They first verbally informed the Police on 6 May alleging that the accused had raped the victim on the same day. DSP Shreeram  Bhandari of the District…

May 9, 2024  
Rapti Municipality Establishes Birthing Center in a Remote Area with Majority Chepang Population

Rapti municipality in Chitwan has bought a birthing center into operation so that pregnant women from the marginalized Chepang community do not have to lose their lives. Mayor Shamsher Lama informed that this initiation of operating a birthing center in the Basbang health post of Rapti Municipality-13 has been taken…

May 2, 2024  
Accused of Rape Arrested

Police arrested 17-years-old boy on 27 April for the charge of raping a 13-year-old minor. The aggrieved party filed a complaint against the accused on 27 April alleging that the accused raped the victim on 26 April. DSP Shri Ram Bhandari of the District Police Office informed that the accused…

April 29, 2024  
Life Imprisonment for Crime of Statutory Rape

The District Court sentenced 21-years-old Chandreshwar Bina of Bihar, India on 16 April for raping a 3-year-old minor. Registrar Bishnu Acharya of the District Court informed that the bench of Nirmala Sharma Subedi found the accused guilty and sentenced him to life imprisonment. It is reported that the aggrieved party…

April 18, 2024  
Accused of Statutory Rape Arrested

Police arrested 20-year-old Suman Patel of Bharatpur Metropolitan City-10 on March 30, 2024 for the charge of raping a 13-year-old girl. A complaint was filed against the accused at the District Police Office on 22 February alleging that he had raped the victim on 16 February. DSP Shriram Bhandari of…

April 1, 2024  
Ten Years Imprisonment for Statutory Rape

The bench of District Court Judge Narayan Paudel on January 29 2024 sentenced 41-year-old Poshlal Shrestha, of Benighat Rorang Rural Municipality-8, Dhading, to 10 years imprisonment, a fine of Rs 500,000, compensation of  Rs 10,000 and Rs 20,000  to be paid to the victim's relief fund for the crime of…

January 30, 2024  
Accused Of Beating Arrested

Police arrested Garbha Majhi, 32, of Khairahani Municipality-10, Musahar Basti on December 13 for the charge of beating his  27-year-old wife Radhika Majhi. The aggrieved party filed a verbal complaint against the accused Majhi on December 13,  at the District Police Office. According to DSP Bijayraj Pandit of the District…

December 14, 2023  
Training For Human Rights Document: Incident Identification, Fact-Gathering and Dissemination Started

The Informal Sector Service Center (INSEC) initiated a training program titled "Human Rights Documents: Incident Identification, Fact Collection, and Dissemination" from October 4 2023 in Sauraha, Chitwan. Dr. Kundan Aryal the Chairperson of INSEC explained about the tradition of INSEC and the current direction of human rights campaign.Chairperson Dr. Aryal…

October 4, 2023