Women killed, one injured

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  
Police Beats His Wife for Participating in the Election Campaign

Dhana Mahar, 29, of Dasharathchanda Municipality-8 was beaten by her husband Jaya Mahar, 30, for participating in the election campaigning. Jaya Mahar is a temporary police delegated for election period. Accused Mahar had beaten up his wife saying that she was campaigning for a relative Seema Mahar, who was nominated…

May 7, 2022  
Candidate for the Position of Ward Member Injured in an Attack

Police have arrested CPN-UML cadre Ajib Saudal, a resident of Dilashani rural municipality-5, on the charge of attacking Hariram Saud, 60, a candidate for the post of ward member from the CPN-Maoist. A team from the District Police Office arrested the accused Saudal on May 2, 2022, after receiving information…

May 3, 2022  
Ward Office Vandalized by Demonstrators in Baitadi

The office of Ward no. 1 of Dashrathchand Municipality was sabotaged by the demonstrators during their protest against the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC). The demonstrators vandalized six chairs and a table in the afternoon of February 28, 2022. They had sabotaged the office claiming that it was open during the…

March 1, 2022  
Delay in Reconstruction of School; Classes Held on River Banks

Gadadev Basic School of Pancheswar Rural Municipality-1 was destroyed by a landslide after which the students of that school have been compelled to attend classes on the river bank. The landslide that occurred during the continuous rainfall from October 15, 2021, to October 19, 2021, the building of Gadadev Basic…

December 22, 2021  
Schools Asked to Close for the Convention of Nepali Congress

Mayor of Dashrathchand Municipality, Narendra Singh Thapa had requested four schools of the headquarter to close for four days for the upcoming convention of the Nepali Congress Party. The correspondence was done on November 17. Birendra Secondary School, Jagadamba Secondary School, Dashrathchand Secondary and Dasharathchand Basic School of the headquarter…

November 19, 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  
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