Three Years of Nirmala Panta’s Death: Justice Under Question

It has already been three years since the death of 13-year-old Nirmala Panta of Ultakham in Bhimdatta Municipality-2. She hasn’t received justice till date. The convicts of the incident have not been arrested yet. On July 26, 2018, Nirmala had left her house to meet a friend and on July…

July 26, 2021  
Accused of Murder Arrested

Police have arrested two girls of age 15 and 13 on July 8, 2021, following a charge of killing a boy named Bibek Bista of Tikapur Municipality-1. Ganga Ram Acharya Chairperson of Tikapur Municipality informed the INSEC district representative that the incident took place after some family dispute. According to him…

July 9, 2021  
Accused of Rape Attempt Arrested

Police have arrested Rabindra Bahadur Chand, 23, of Shivanath Rural Municipality-4 on July 2, 2021, on the charge of attempting to rape a 25-year-old woman. The relatives of the victim told the INSEC representative that they had lodged FIR at the District Police Office, Baitadi after the accused tried to…

July 2, 2021  
Rape Accused Arrested

Police have arrested Bawin Shahi, 18, of Sarkegad Rural Municipality-5 in Humla district on June 30, 2021, on the charge of raping a 15-year-old girl. The victim's uncle had filed a complaint at the District Police Office, Kailali after receiving information that the accused had kept the girl at his…

July 1, 2021  
Health Worker Killed, Accused Unidentified

The victim’s side has alleged that Asmita Dhami, 26, an employee of Jamarani Basic Health Unit Centre of Parashuram Municipality-8 was killed and the accused is unknown. Asmita had left for Jogbuda Hospital from the Health Unit Centre with some remaining COVID vaccines and health supplies on June 16, 2021. According…

June 20, 2021  
Case Filed Against Accused of Murder after Rape 

Police have filed a case through the District Public Prosecutor's Office against the 51-year-old father on June 13, 2021, on the charge of raping and murdering his 10-year-old daughter.  A case has been registered against the accused in the District Court, Kailali on June 13 and the accused has been…

June 17, 2021  
Budget of Sudur Paschim: Prioritized Health, Infrastructure Development, and Agriculture 

The Sudur Paschim Provincial Government has presented the budget for the fiscal year 2021/22 in the Provincial Assembly on June 15, prioritizing health, infrastructure construction, human rights promotion, and agriculture. Minister for Economic Affairs and Physical Planning, Prakash Bahadur Shah, said that to implement the policies and programs the budget…

June 16, 2021  
Rape Accused Arrested

Police have arrested Kapil Ram Koli, 25, of Mahakali Municipality-7 Dhap on June 12, 2021, on the charge of raping a 15-year-old girl on June 4. According to Inspector Narendra Bahadur Chand of the District Police Office, Darchula, the victim was arrested from his house. A case has been registered…

June 14, 2021  
Doctors Assaulted in Darchula; Accused Arrested

Police have arrested Lokendranath Yogi, 30, of Dilashani Rural Municipality-6 and Narendranath Yogi, 30, of the same place on the charge of assaulting Dr Miyaj Ansari of Gokuleshwor Hospital, Darchula on June 13. Police have arrested the accused on June 13 alleging them of beating the doctor after the death…

June 13, 2021  
Rape Accused Arrested

Police have arrested Roshan Dhant, 25, Ganesh Pandey, 25, Harka Aidi, 36, of Krishnapur Municipality-7, and Abinash Singh, 25, of Purnabas Municipality-11 on a charge of gang-raping a 22-year-old girl. According to the victim, the group of the accused had called her to meet and raped her on June 6,…

June 8, 2021