Prisoners Face Problems as Warm Clothes Distribution Delayed

Darchula District Jail face challenges as the distribution of warm clothes experiences delays. Prisoners in Darchula District Jail are facing difficulties as the distribution of warm clothes has been delayed. Despite the onset of colder weather, the timely distribution of warm clothing has not occurred this year, causing inconvenience to…

November 10, 2023  
Elderly Woman Killed By Stabbing

On August 28, an incident occurred in which an 80-year-old woman named Bhagarathi Chand from Malikarjun Rural Municipality-7, Topika, was tragically killed. Her death was a result of stab wounds to her neck and chest. Inspector Gyanendra Bahadur Singh from the District Police Office in Darchula reported that the elderly…

August 28, 2023  
Pregnant Women Compelled to Give Birth at Home

The absence of a birthing center in Mahakali Municipality-6 has resulted in pregnant women being compelled to give birth at home. In the previous fiscal year 022/023, six women were forced to deliver at home due to the lack of maternity services. The lack of a health post in the…

August 15, 2023  
Significant Number of Malnourished Children in District, Despite Existing Nutritional Programs

There is a significant number of malnourished children in the district despite the government and non-government sectors conducting various nutritional programs for the past few years. According to the statistics of the current financial year of the Health Office, Darchula, there are more than 52 children, suffering from malnutrition in…

May 19, 2023  
Workers Protesting due to Unpaid Wages

Workers involved in the construction of the multi-purpose suspension bridge, built in Duhun Rural Municipality, and the Siddha Makrikot footpath, in Apihimal Rural Municipality, are agitated after they were denied their wages even after two years of completion of the project. The workers of Duhun have been protesting since April…

April 26, 2023  
Accused of Rape Arrested

Police arrested Wisne Thagunna, 49, of Shailyashikhar Municipality-4 from Mahakali Municipality-4 Khalanga, on April 19, 2023, on the charge of rape of a 16-year-old girl. The aggrieved party lodged a complaint at the District Police Office, Darchula, on April 14, accusing Thagunna of rape of the victim, on April 12.…

April 21, 2023  
Students Compelled to Take Annual Exams Despite Incomplete Syllabus

The students studying in Mahendra Sample High School Khalanga, and their parents have complained that the students are forced to take the annual examination without completing their syllabus. In the annual examination which started on 21 March, despite the school not completing the syllabus of mathematics in grades seven, eight,…

March 27, 2023  
Accused of Rape Arrested

Police has arrested Indra Bahadur Bam, 36, of Duhu Rural Municipality-4, on 11 March in the charge of rape of a 19-year-old girl. Inspector of District Police Office Jagat Gaha Magar informed that accused was arrested following complaint filed by aggrieved party on 11 March and the investigation is underway.…

March 12, 2023  
Death of a Person on the Way to Vote, the Family Members Accuse of Murder

Narsingh Bista ,35, Byas Rural Municipality-4 Dokat,  was found dead on the banks of Dom river in Sunsera of Darchula on November 21. Bista had walked out of his house to vote on November 20. According to Mohansingh Bista, a relative of the deceased, the body was found buried on…

November 22, 2022  
Two Injured in a clash During Election Campaign

Two people were injured during a clash between the members of the Democratic Alliance and the members of CPN-UML on November 13, 2022. The members of the Democratic Alliance were engaged in the campaign in Naugad rural municipality-6, and the members of CPN-UML were participating in the general meeting held…

November 13, 2022