Human Rights Activists Appeal for Rescue, Relief and Rehabilitation for Victims

Continuous rainfall in Sudurpaschim Province which started on October 17, 2021, has affected the lives of many people. Human rights activists have issued an appeal in Dhangadhi on October 20, 2021, to draw the attention of all three levels of government for the rescue, relief, and rehabilitation of the affected…

October 20, 2021  
Rape Accused Arrested

Police have arrested Bikram Chaudhari, 22, of Tikapur Municipality-6 Bhagwanpur on the charge of raping a 34-year-old woman. Victim’s sister in law had lodged a complaint against the accused on Area Police Office, Tikapur on October 6 stating that the accused rape the victim on 29th September 2021. Inspector of…

October 9, 2021  
Death of an Inmate in Bajura Prison

An inmate of Bajura Jail has died on the way to the hospital for treatment. He died on October 4, 2021. Dal Bahadur Thapa, 45, of Budhiganga Municipality-8 died while being taken to Dhangadhi for treatment, said DSP Madanjit Mahara of District Police Office, Bajura. Thapa was a patient with…

October 6, 2021  
Complaint Filed Against Accused of Rape

A complaint has been filed against Ravi Joshi, 20, of Jayaprithvi Municipality-10 at the District Police Office on September 29, 2021, on the charge of raping a 17-year-old girl. DSP Rupak Khadka of the District Police Office told INSEC that the victim was raped on September 29 when she was…

October 1, 2021  
A Girl Rescued in the Initiative of INSEC and Human Rights Activists

INSEC and a team of human rights activists have rescued a 16-year-old girl of K.I Singh Rural Municipality-5 from Dipayal Pipalla Bazaar on September 28, 2021. Due to psychosocial instability the girl had left her house and had been living around Dipayal Pipalla area for the past five years. After…

September 29, 2021  
Interaction on Right to Housing held in Kailali

An interaction program on the Right to Housing was organized by INSEC Sudurpaschim Province Office, Dhangadhi in collaboration with Godawari Municipality level Human Rights Group. Naresh Bahadur Adhikari, Ward Chairperson of Godawari Municipality-8, admitted that the squatters have not been able to access their right to housing as Godavari Municipality-7…

September 25, 2021  
Accused of Killing Arrested

Police have arrested Subhash Japrel, 21, of Durgathali Rural Municipality-5 on September 16, 2021, on the charge of killing his 80-year-old grandmother Rithidevi Japrel. DSP Rupak Khadka of the District Police Office told INSEC that the corpse of the deceased was found buried in the front yard of the victim…

September 16, 2021  
Inmates Suffering in Prison Due to Overcrowding

The inmates of Baitadi District Jail are suffering due to overcrowding. Dev Bahadur Pun, a guard at the district jail, lamented that prisoners were compelled to wait in the queue to go to the toilet as the number of inmates in the jail is very high. He said, “We have to…

September 14, 2021  
Rape Accused Arrested

Police have arrested Ghamanda Jethara, 27, of Budinanda Municipality-7 Jetharibada on September 7, 2021, in accusation of raping a 25-year-old woman. The victim was raped on September 5 after which she had filed a complaint at she had given an application at the temporary police station of Pandusen on September…

September 9, 2021  
School and Health Post Sabotaged in Doti

The office of Kedarkhada Secondary School and Kedarkhada Health Post in Bogtan Phudsil Rural Municipality-2 has been vandalized by an unidentified group on September 1, 2021. Karna Bohara, the chairperson of Bogtan Phudsil Rural Municipality-2, told INSEC that an unidentified group broke into the office of the school and destroyed…

September 4, 2021