Suspect Arrested for Abetment of Suicide

Sudhan Sangraula, a resident of Jhapa District and Kathmandu Metropolitan City-4 Dhumbarahi, was arrested by the police on December 6 on the charge of inciting the suicide of Pushpa Neupane, 27, resident of Nuwakot and Kathmandu Metropolitan City-10. The victim, Neupane, had set herself on fire in front of the…

December 8, 2022  
Complaint Filed Against School Principal Accused of Sexual Abuse

The victim filed a complaint against Prasad Bhattarai, principal of Manohar Secondary School, Samakhushi, Tokha Municipality-10, on December 6, 2022, for sexually abusing a girl student. The victim filed the complaint at Metropolitan Police Circle, Maharajgunj, alleging Bhattarai of sexually harassing her on August 23. She stated that Bhattrai used…

December 8, 2022  
INSEC Demands Action Against those Responsible for Attacking Journalists

Informal Sector Service Centre (INSEC) Bagmati Province Office Hetauda issued a press release on December 6 regarding the attack on Bagmati Express weekly publisher Ramesh Banjara (Indra) and the same newspaper's columnist Ramkumar Rijal (Elan)  on the night of December 4. INSEC requested immediate action against the perpetrators of the…

December 7, 2022  
Clash During the Demolition of Squatter Settlement

During the demolition of houses in Thapathali, a squatter settlement located in Kathmandu Metropolitan City 11, there was a clash between the security personnel of the metropolitan police and the locals on the afternoon of November 28, 2022. Fourteen people including metropolitan police chief Raju Pandey and Sharmila Bogati were…

November 28, 2022  
Absconding Accused of Caste-based Discrimination Arrested

Muskan Ghale, 24, also known as Nikesh of Chautara Sagachokgadi Municipality-5, who was sentenced to three months imprisonment and fined NPR 50,000 in the case of caste-based discrimination and untouchability, was arrested by the police on November 27, 2022. District Court Sindhupalchok sentenced Ghale to imprisonment and fine on February…

November 28, 2022  
Withdrawal of Candidates for the House of Representatives and Provincial Assembly Completed in Bagmati Province

First Past the Post candidates of Bagmati Province, for the upcoming  House of Representatives and Provincial Assembly elections, have completed the process of withdrawal of candidature. INSEC representative Nabaraj Ghimire, reports both independent candidates and candidates represntentig their political parties have withdrawn their candidature. Two independent candidates withdrew their candidacy,…

October 14, 2022  
Registration of Nomination of FTPT Completed in all the Districts of Bagmati Province

The registration of nomination for the candidates who will be elected first-past-the-post has been completed in all the districts of Bagmati Province on October 9 for the upcoming election of the House of Representatives and Province Assembly members. The election is to be held on November 20, 2022. The Election…

October 10, 2022  
Accused of Trafficking and Hostage Keeping Arrested

Police have arrested Niru Timalsina, 40, on September 7, 2022, on the charge of trafficking a 19-year-old girl. Police raided the Niharika Hotel and Lodge located at Hetauda Sub-metropolitan city-10 on September 7, based on the information that a young woman was taken hostage and forced into prostitution. A team…

September 9, 2022  
Protest Against the Arrest Warrant Issued in the Name of Netra Bikram Chand (Biplav), Leaders and Cadres of Communist Party of Nepal

The main opposition party CPN-UML and others have protested against the Lalitpur District Court issuing a 35-day arrest warrant to 23 leaders and cadres including Netra Bikram Chand (Biplav), spokesperson Khadga Bahadur Bishwakarma, General Secretary of the Communist Party of Nepal (Biplav). In the meeting of the House of Representatives…

August 3, 2022  
Misbehaviour on Students During Examination

A protest erupted in Hetauda Campus alleging that the staff misbehaved with the student in the presence of the police while the staff were checking the students coming to attend the second annual examination of the undergraduate level conducted by Tribhuwan University on July 20, 2022. The students have protested…

July 20, 2022