Domestic Violence Victim Appeals INSEC To Take Initiative For Justice Sindhupalchowk

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 sought help from the district representative of INSEC, asking for justice. She reported that her husband, Ramkumar Shrestha, had mistreated her…

December 7, 2023  
Routine Health Check-ups for Inmates Hampered Due To Shortage of Health Workers

The prolonged vacancy of the health worker position at Chautara Jail has posed significant health challenges for the inmates. The health problems of prisoners have not been promptly addressed due to the shortage of health workers, due to seasonal epidemics and the overcapacity of the prison. Jail Chief Rohit Tamang…

November 30, 2023  
Establishment of District Coordinating Committee for Monitoring and Evaluation of Human Rights

To ensure the implementation of the fifth national action plans related to human rights at the district level, a district-level human rights district coordination committee was formed on November 27. District Coordination Officer Gomadevi Dhakal Paudyal announced the formation of the District Coordination Committee under the leadership of Balkrishna Shrestha.…

November 29, 2023  
Accused Of Rape Arrested 

Police arrested 21-year-old Ashish Dong, 19-year-old Phulpari Pakhrin and 19-year-old Bir Bahadur Dong of Jugal Rural Municipality-6, Golche Lidi on November 19, 2023, on the charge of attempting to rape a 21-year-old girl. The aggrieved party filed a complaint at the District Police Office on November 19 alleging that the…

November 21, 2023  
Conflict Victim Appeals INSEC for Justice Initiative

Bhim Bahadur Shrestha, a conflict victim from Chautara Sagachokgadhi Municipality-8 in Irkhu, who suffered leg injuries and disability during the conflict, urged INSECto facilitate justice on November 6. The victim was at his residence when a group of 15 to 20 individuals arrived and forcibly took him on February 15,…

November 6, 2023  
Lack of Medicines In Ward-Level Hampers Right to Health of Citizens

The patients seeking treatment at the health post in Sunkoshi Rural Municipality-6, Thumpakhar, have been adversely affected due to the unavailability of free medicines. The shortage of medicines in rural health institutions has amplified the difficulties for local residents, especially in the midst of a viral fever outbreak in the…

November 3, 2023  
Police Arrest Accused of Misbehavior Against Security Personnel

Police arrested Kalden Gole, 32, and Parang Gole, 36, both from Panch Pokhari, Thampal Rural Municipality-5, Gunsa, at Gunsa market on November 1 . They were apprehended for misbehaving with security personnel on patrol in Panch Pokhari Thampal Rural Municipality-5. The aggrieved party filed a complaint at the Melamchi Area…

November 2, 2023  
Denied Access to School Due to Disability

23-year-old Saroj Shrestha of Chautara Sagachokgadi Municipality-7 has been denied access to school due to his disability. Saroj's sister, Sushila Shrestha,informed that the school declined to admit Saroj, who has been studying in Class 6 for over five years, citing that he did not fit within the age group criteria…

October 30, 2023  
Two Missing Sons: Struggling for Livelihood

78-year-old Dalli Sarki, the mother of the missing person, Chautara Sagachowkgadhi Municipality-13, Thulosiruwari expressed that it has been difficult for her to live because of the loss of their son, who disappeared in the conflict. Gore Bahadur Purkoti, 22, son of Dalli Sarki, a resident of Thulosiruwari Rural Municipality-2, Kotdada,…

October 11, 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