Doctors Protesting in District Hospital Created Inconvenience to Patients

The protest by doctors at Baitadi District Hospital has resulted in a pause of all services except for emergency service. As a result, residents in the area are facing significant challenges in accessing medical assistance. The doctors of the Baitadi District Hospital are protesting over not getting paid for the…

May 13, 2024  
Accused of Killing Arrested

Police arrested 62-year-old Krishna Dhami on March 21 on the charge of killing his 62-year-old wife Parbati Dhami of Dilashaini Rural Municipality-7 Dhamigaon with a spade on the same day. According to a preliminary police investigation, Dhami killed his wife due to a domestic dispute. Subash Kalouni, 29, an employee…

March 22, 2024  
Accused Of Rape Arrested 

Police arrested Naresh Joshi of Melauli Municipality-5, Khaligad on October 11 on the charge of raping a 45-year-old woman on October 8. Inspector Yogesh Khatri of the District Police Office, Baitadi, mentioned that the accused Joshi was arrested after the victim filed the complaint on October 10 and the investigation…

October 13, 2023  
Absence transportation and Road Poses Threat to Right to Health

In several villages within the district, the lack of adequate healthcare facilities and roads is causing significant challenges for the locals when it comes to transporting patients to hospitals for treatment. One such case occurred in Shivnath Rural Municipality, where a 45-year-old individual named Kardi Saud fell ill. Due to…

August 24, 2023  
Dalit settlements Struggling: Acute Shortage of Clean Drinking Water

The Dalit settlement in Kausadi, situated in Sigas Rural Municipality-6, is currently grappling with a severe shortage of clean drinking water, leading to significant challenges for its residents. The 12 Dalit families residing in this area have been grappling with this issue for some time. Local resident Bhim Nepali highlighted…

August 17, 2023  
Girl Dies of Snake Bite in a Menstural Hut

On August 8th, 16-year-old Anita Chand from Pancheshwar Rural Municipality-4, Fauli, tragically lost her life to a snakebite while sleeping in a menstrual hut. Local resident Janak Bahadur Chand reported that Anita, a 10th-grade student at Jawalpur Secondary School, succumbed to a snakebite. The residence of the deceased young woman…

August 10, 2023  
Accused of Killing arrested

Police have arrested Bimala Bohra and her husband Praja Bohra of Puchaudi municipality on the charge of killing Dhan Bahadur Bista, Surnaya Rural Municiplaity-2, Gwani, on December 22. The accused were studying Computer Diploma at Krishna Secondary School, where the victim was employed as a teacher. DSP Prem Shahi of…

December 22, 2022  
Death of a Woman and One Injured in Baitadi

The dead Body of Maya Luhar, 21, Pancheshwar Rural Municipality-4, was with her neck slit on December 30 near Nepal Telecom Tower in Shivnath Mandir in Shivnath Municipality. Neha Lhuar, 15, was found gravely injured with a similar slit on her neck in the same place. According to Janak Chand,…

December 1, 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  
Scarcity of Water Troubles the locals of Patan Municipality

Locals of Patan Municipality- 5, Basantapur have been suffering from an acute shortage of drinking water. A local of the municipality, Dhwaj Singh Thagunna lamented that they have been suffering from getting sufficient drinking water due to the lack of interest from the concerned authorities. The locals of Kaneda of…

June 4, 2022