Classes Halted in the Regions Affected by Flood

Classes of the schools in Bhajani Municipality region have been halted for over a week, after suffering infrastructural damage as a result of a flood in the area. The regular activities of schools in the region were affected after the schools were deluged by incessant rainfall from September 17, 2020.…

September 29, 2022  
Accused of Killing Arrested

Swor Bahadur Namjali Magar, 35, has been arrested after being accused of stabbing his, wife Lalita Namajlai, 32, Magar to death, on September 22. The victim was a resident of Gauriganga Municipality- 5 Anadaiya. A local witness Laxmi Ramjali during a meeting with an INSEC representative stated that the accused, who…

September 23, 2022  
Court Orders Life Imprisonment to the Guilty of Murder after Rape

The District Court of Darchula has sentenced Bhojraj Khadayat to life imprisonment for burning Anibha Khadayat, 45, to death after raping her. Anibha Khadayat was a resident of Shailyashikhar Municipality-1 and was the sister-in-law of the perpetrator. Shrestedar Kaushal Gyawali said that the bench of District Judge Khemraj Bhatt had…

September 15, 2022  
Accused of Caste-based Discrimination Released on Bail

Police had arrested Pujari Sahadev, 45, of Bhimdatta Municipality-10 on the charge of discriminating Sanju Nepali, 28, of Bhimdatta Municipality-5 on September 1, 2022, on the day of Hrishipanchami. He was released on bail on September 12, 2022. The complaint against Sahadev was filed on September 4 at the District…

September 13, 2022  
Court Orders Two Month’s Imprisonment to the Guilty of Caste-based Discrimination

Prakash Chand of Pancheshwar Rural Municipality-4 has been sentenced to two months imprisonment, fined NPR 500 and compensated NPR 25,000. The bench of District Court, Baitadi Judge Jayanand Paneru, gave the verdict on September 5, 2022. Chand had written discriminative words in his facebook status to insult Balbhadra Dayal, the…

September 12, 2022  
Education Affected Due to Lack of Course Books

Even after four months since the start of the new academic session, the students of the District’s public schools have not received textbooks. Parents have said that their children do not even want to go to school because of a lack of textbooks. The school has been operating regularly since…

September 12, 2022  
Accused of Gang Rape Arrested

Police have arrested 18-year-old Himal Sapkota, 21-year-old Yashu Sapkota and 18-year-old Basant Bista of Ghodaghodi Municipality-2 Sadepani from Ghodaghodi Municipality-1 Janakpur on the charge of raping a 15-year-old girl and a 17-year-old girl from Ghodaghodi Municipality-1 Janakpur on September 8, 2022 . A 17-year-old girl took her to Yashu Sapkota's…

September 9, 2022  
Civil Society Organizations Demand to Prepare the Province Civil Service Bill 2078 According to the Constitution and Law

Civil Society Organizations issued a memorandum and a press release on August 29 and demanded that the Bill, which was passed by the Sudurpaschim Assembly, to regulate the formation, operation, and conditions of service of the Sudurpaschim Province Civil Service, should be made in accordance with the constitution and laws.…

August 30, 2022  
Delay in Road Maintenance, Locals Compelled to Carry Patients in Stretcher

Due to continuous rainfall, the roads of the rural areas have been obstructed for almost one year now. The locals residing in these areas have been suffering to get health services and other sorts of services. Kalpana Upadhyay, a local of Khaptadchanna Rural Municipality-5 said people of the area from…

August 8, 2022  
Education Affected Due to Shortage of Course Books

The student’s education has been affected as a result of shortage of study materials and books even after two months of the academic session. Chief of the District Education Development and Coordination Unit, Dipak Raj Kalauni said that not having complete resources and textbooks in the school has affected the…

August 5, 2022