Demise of Constituent Assembly Chairperson Nemwang

Constituent Assembly Chairperson and Member of Parliament Subash Chandra Nemwang passed away on the morning of September 12 due to a heart attack. Nemwang's personal secretary, Krishna Kafle, confirmed that he was rushed to Maharajganj University Teaching Hospital for treatment after suffering a heart attack at his residence in Baluwatar.…

September 12, 2023  
INSEC Calls for a Thorough Investigation into Alleged Rape of Female Detainee in Custody

The Informal Service Center (INSEC) has called for a thorough investigation into the alleged rape of a 35-year-old female detainee while in the custody of the Saptari District Police Office, Kanchanpur, reportedly by DSP Deepak Kumar Rai. A fact-finding report compiled by an on-site study team, led by INSEC and…

September 9, 2023  
Accused of Rape of Minor, Arrested

On September 6, the police apprehended 33-year-old Purna Bahadur Shrestha of Neelkanth Municipality-4 on charges of raping a 15-year-old girl. The victim had lodged a complaint at the District Police Office on August 20, alleging that the accused had sexually assaulted her on September 6 in a forested area within…

September 7, 2023  
Minister of Congress Attacked by Knife

On September 6, Mahendra Yadav, Joint General Minister of Nepali Congress and former Member of Parliament, was subjected to a knife attack at Bhrikutimandap in Kathmandu. SP Kumod Dhungel conveyed that Mr. Yadav was assaulted by a 47-year-old individual named Shyam Sapkota, of Bidur Municipality-7 in Nuwakot. This incident occurred…

September 6, 2023  
Will Pass The Bill With The Concern Of The Conflict Victims: Prime Minister

Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that he will pass the Investigation, Truth and Reconciliation Commission (Third Amendment) Bill, 2022 including the suggestions of the conflict victims. Prime Minister Dahal stated the statement while speaking at the National Conference regarding the transitional justice process in Nepal held in Kathmandu…

September 5, 2023  
Accused Of Rape Arrested

Police arrested Yagya Murthy Bhandari, 44, Head of District Statistics Office, Bharatpur, who lives in Sunwal Municipality-12, Nawalparasi on September 3, 2023 on the charge of rape of a 35-year-old woman. Bijayaraj Pandit, DSP, District Police Office informed that the victim filed a complaint at the District Police Office on…

September 5, 2023  
Accuse Of Rape Arrested

The police arrested 36-year-old Sujan Nagarkoti of Godavari Municipality-2 on September 2, 2023 on the charge of raping a 16-year-old girl. The aggrieved party filed a complaint against the accused on September 1 at Area Police, Parisar allegeing that the accused raped the victim on August 31 in a forest…

September 4, 2023  
Negligence and Indifference Of  The Administration In The Bhaktapur Child Reform Home Incident: Insec

According to INSEC, one person died in Bhaktapur's child correctional home and the incident of children leaving the correctional home was due to the negligence of USEP, the managing organization of the child correctional home and due to the disinterest of the administration. This was stated in the report published…

September 3, 2023  
Accused Of Rape Arrested

The police arrested 43-year-old B.K. Ramchandra of Helambu Rural Municipality-2 on the charge of raping a 13-year-old girl on August 31, 2023. Sanjiv Yadav, Inspector of District Police Office, Melamchi informed that the aggrieved party filed a case against the accused on August 13,2023 complaining that the incident took place…

September 2, 2023  
Accused Of Rape Arrested

The police arrested 43-year-old V.K. Ramchandra of Helambu Rural Municipality-2 on the charge of raping a 13-year-old girl on August 31, 2023. Sanjiv Yadav, Inspector of District Police Office, Melamchi informed that the aggrieved party filed a case against the accused on August 13,2023 complaining that the incident took place…

September 1, 2023