Six Child labor rescued

  At least six child labor have been rescued from Abukhaireni Bazar on September 14 by District Child Welfare Committee on the occasion of Children Day. Officer Santosh Godar of District Child Welfare Committee said that the children were rescued led by a team of Chief Rama Adhikari of Women…

September 15, 2016  
Civil Network Session for Peace Held

  The session of civilian Network for peace has been held in Kaski demanding immediate local level election by protecting the civilian rights as per the norms of people’s movement of 2005/06. While inaugurating the general assembly of Civilian Network and its 13th session, CA member and chairperson of Parliamentary…

September 15, 2016  
Commission’s Disagreement on Transitional Justice Draft Bill

The National Human Rights Commission’s (NHRC) chairperson Anup Raj Sharma said that the commission has a disagreement over the draft bill of transitional justice. He expressed his views while speaking at the discussion program with Human Rights activists at INSEC western regional office on September 10 and added that the…

September 12, 2016  
Government been Accused of Not Initiating to Save Ganga Maya’s Life

The Human Rights Activists of the district have accused government of not inititiating to save Ganga Maya's life who has been staging hunger strike since one month seeking for the justice over the murder of her son during conflict era. Speaking at the program organized by Prime Minister and cabinet…

September 12, 2016  
Accused Child Molester Arrested

Police have arrested 39-year-old Buddi Bahadur B.K of Lekh Nath Municipality-6 on September 11 on charge of molesting a four years old girl. The victim's family had lodged a complaint at District Police Office on September 10 accusing him of molesting a girl on September 9. The victim underwent health…

September 12, 2016  
Complaint Lodged against Accused of Attempting to rape

A 52-year-old woman has lodged a complaint against Kishan Pariyar,32 at police office on September 7 on charge of attempting to rape her . The victim had pleaded for justice at INSEC Myagdi on September 7 complaining that she was attempted to rape by an accused on September 4. She…

September 11, 2016  
Conflict Related Cases Will Be Solved As Per International Norms: Attorney General

Attorney General Raman Kumar Shrestha said that the complaint lodged at TRC and CIED will be decided as per the norms and practice based on an international law. Speaking at the program organized in Pokhara, Shrestha said that the Act of TRC and CIED is being prepared to be amended…

September 10, 2016  
Human Rights Defenders Still at Risk

The participants at the program organized by Human Rights Support Desk established under INSEC western regional office, Pokhara  on the situation of Human Rights Defenders of western region, said that human rights defenders are still at risk. During a discussion program, INSEC western regional coordinator Shiva Khakurel said that human…

September 7, 2016  
Accused on Child Marriage Arrested

Police have arrested 32-year-old Prem Prasad Baral of Pumdi Bhumdi-4 from Pokhara on September 5 on charge of marrying 16-year-old girl The victim’s family had lodged a complaint at police office on September 1 about their missing daughter since August 18. The family knew about the incident after she was…

September 6, 2016  
Condition of Earthquake Victims Reviewed In Meeting

The Human Rights Network of Gorkha has reviewed the situation of earthquake affected victims on September 6. In meeting, the network has also demanded to provide immediate relief to the affected people as they are still living in a pathetic situation, said Chairman Yadu Adhikari of Network. Chairman Adhikari said…

September 6, 2016