Eight People in Gandaki Province Lost Lives Due to Landslides, Road Blockages Impact Daily Lives

Eight people have died in Gandaki Province due to landslides caused by continuous rainfall over the past few days, and one person remains missing. Additionally, nine people were injured in the same landslides. The contineous rains have flooded houses and blocked roads and highways, significantly impacting daily life. According to Tanahun…

July 8, 2024  
Accused Arrested for Abduction and Gang Rape

Police arrested 21-year-old Arun Kumar Das of Dhanusha Chireswor Rural Municipality-10 Gopalpur, currently residing in Kaski, Pokhara Metropolitan City-11 Ranipauwa, and 19-year-old Sunil Das of Sursad Rural Municipality, Sursad Pakshmi 1, Bihar, India, on July 1. They were charged with abducting a minor and allegedly raping her after taking her…

July 8, 2024  
Landslide in Kaski District Causes Casualties and Damage

Landslide in Kaski District has caused the death of two people and several houses have been flooded after continuous rain since the night of 25 June. Landslide that took place in Madi Rural Municipality-5 Chitepani, killed 13-year-old Ayushma Ranabhat. However, her Grandmother who was sleeping with her in the same house…

June 26, 2024  
Teacher Arrested for Beating Student in School Premises

Police arrested Sudip Adhikari, an English teacher of Universe English Boarding School, Pokhara Metropolitan City - 32  on June 2 for beating a 9-year-old boy studying in Class 5. The student sustained severe injuries and bruises on his back  when the teacher punished him for having bad handwriting on 26…

June 3, 2024  
Gandaki Chief Minister Adhikari Removed from Post, Supreme Court Recommends Pandey

The Supreme Court declared the vote of confidence received by Chief Minister Khagraj Adhikari of Gandaki Province unconstitutional. The joint bench of Kumar Regmi and Sunil Kumar Pokharel decided on May 27 to invalidate the vote of confidence taken by Chief Minister Adhikari. The Supreme Court ruled that the 30…

May 28, 2024  
Accused Arrested for Crime of Gang Rape

Police arrested 36-year-old Chandrabahadur Thapa of Madi Rural Municipality-9, 38-year-old Krishna Ranabhat of Pokhara Metropolitan City-12, and 29-year-old Binod Pariyar of the same place on 7 May for the charge of raping a 40-year-old woman. The victim filed a complaint against the accused at the District Police Office  alleging that…

May 10, 2024  
Three Children Injured During a Clash in Children Reform Home

Three children were injured in a clash between children at the Children's Reform Home in Sarangkot, Pokhara Metropolitan City - 18. A clash broke out between ‘Naike and Bhainaike’ at the Children's Correctional Home on February 17 while waiting in line for food. DSP Shrawan Kumar BK of District Police…

February 21, 2024  
Three Children Injured During a Clash in Children Reform Home

Three children were injured in a clash between children at the Children's Reform Home in Sarangkot, Pokhara Metropolitan City - 18. A clash broke out between ‘Naike and Bhainaike’ at the Children's Reform Home on February 17 while waiting in line for food. DSP Shrawan Kumar BK of District Police Office,  Kaski …

February 21, 2024  
Alleged Accused Arrested For Trafficking

Police arrested 29-year-old Prabin Gurung of Pokhara-9, Prithvi Chowk, 23-year-old  Nirmal  Malla of Shankhamul, and 26-year-old Rajesh Thakuri of Pokhara-17 on January 5 for allegedly trafficking a child and two women. The victims  alleged that the owner of Kavreli Khaja Ghar  of Pokhara-8, Jalpar Road initially offered them cleaning jobs when…

January 8, 2024  
Accused of Killing Arrested

Police arrested 36-year-old Ratna Bahadur Gharti on December 28 on the charge of killing his 29-year-old wife Rekha Gharti,of Dhaulagiri Rural Municipality-7 Takam of Myagdi and currently living in Pokhara Metropolitan City-29 Naubise Chowk. DSP Shrawan Kumar BK of the District Police Office reported that, according to information provided by…

December 29, 2023