Death in Sindhupalchowk Jail

53-year-old Krishna Nepali, of Melamchi Municipality-10, Shikharpur, serving his sentence in District Jail Sindhupalchowk, died of heart attack on 6 February. Bhim Bahadur Basnet, Guard of the prison said that the deceased sentenced to 25 years in prison by the district court, suddenly fainted inside the prison and died while…

February 8, 2024  
Death in Sindhupalchowk Jail

53-year-old Krishna Nepali, of Melamchi Municipality-10, Shikharpur, serving his sentence in District Jail Sindhupalchowk, died of heart attack on 6 February. Bhim Bahadur Basnet, Guard of the prison said that the deceased sentenced to 25 years in prison by the district court, suddenly fainted inside the prison and died while…

February 7, 2024  
Accused of Statutary Rape Arrested

Police arrested 38-year-old Gopal Nepali of Helambu Rural Municipality-6  on 23 January 2024 for the charge of raping a 13-year-old girl. District Police DSP Niranjan Bhattarai said that the aggrieved party filed a complaint at the area police office, Melamchi on January 7, stating that the accused raped the victim…

January 24, 2024  
Domestic Violence Victim Seeks INSEC’s Assistance in Initiating Justice

Tara Tamang of Chautara Saggagadichowk Municipality-3, 36, who faced repeated domestic violence and sexual assault in public places by her husband, requested INSEC to initiate justice on January 21, 2024. The victim reported that her husband, Suraj Tamang, subjected her to repeated abuse both at home and in public places.…

January 22, 2024  
Accused Of Attempted Rape Arrested

The police arrested 26-year-old Dawa Tamang of Panchpokhari Thampal Rural Municipality-3 on January 4, 2024 for of attempting to rape a 21-year-old girl. SP Balnarsingh Rana of the District Police Office said that the victim filed a complaint at the District Police Office on December 18 alleging that the accused…

January 5, 2024  
Shortage of Doctors Hampers Healthcare Services at Chautara Hospital, Urgent Recruitment Needed

The lack of specialist doctors in accordance with the designated posts is hampering service delivery at Chautara Hospital, the largest hospital in the district located in the headquarters. The lack of specialist doctors in critical areas specially like pediatrics and gynecology is causing issues in the hospital, as mentioned by…

December 22, 2023  
Deprived From School Due To Disability

25-year-old Binda Shrestha of Chautara Sagachokgadhi Municipality-7, Sanusiruwari is deprived of studying in school due to her disability. Binda expressed that she suddenly fell ill, and her left limb stopped moving when she was eight years old. Unfortunately, her school deprived her of the opportunity to continue studying, citing the…

December 21, 2023  
Family Displaced by Conflict Continue to Awaits Justice

Bimala Silwal, 49, from Jugal Rural Municipality-1, Selang, who was displaced due to the armed conflict, has been residing in Chautara with her family of three. Her family, including her  husband Purna Bahadur Silwal, was displaced from the village on June 8, 2002, after failing to provide donations as requested…

December 21, 2023  
Accused Of Sexual Abuse Arrested

Police arrested 45-year-old Surendra Koirala and 49-year-old Kabiraj Poudel  teachers of Shri Kamala Devi Medium School of Indrawati Rural Municipality-6, on the charge of sexually abusing two 14-year-old girls. The aggrieved party complaint that the accused sexually assaulted the victims on December 5. According to the victim girls, the accused…

December 9, 2023  
Domestic Violence Victim Appeals INSEC To Take Initiative For Justice

40-year-old Sita Shrestha of Chautara Sagachokgadhi Municipality-12, who has been subjected to repeated violence by her husband, has requested INSEC to initiate justice on December 6, 2023. Sita Shrestha, the victim, formally submitted a written request to the INSEC district representative, seeking initiation for  justice. The victim, Sita Shrestha, reported…

December 7, 2023