Accused Sentenced to 18 Years Imprisonment for Statutory Rape

The District Court sentenced 23-year-old Karna Bahadur Maski Magar of Bhanu Municipality-9, Badahare to 18 years of imprisonment along with a fine of Rs 7,00,000,  Rs 1,00,000 as compensation and Rs 28,000 to the victim’s relief fund for the crime of raping an 11-year-old minor. Registrar Keshav Paudel of the…

July 2, 2024  
Tanahun Police Rescued a Child Labor Based on INSEC’s Information

On the night of June 26th, police rescued a 9-year-old girl who was being kept as a domestic worker from a house in Byas Municipality-2. The initiation was taken based on information provided by an INSEC representative. INSEC representative informed SP Apilraj Bohora of the District Police Office that former…

June 27, 2024  
Accused Sentenced to 11 Years Imprisonment for Trafficking

The District Court sentenced 40-year-old Fulmaya Shrestha, also known as Pramila, of Byas Municipality-3, to 11 years of imprisonment for trafficking a 23-year-old woman.  She was also fined with Rs 60,000 and ordered to pay Rs 40,000 in compensation to the victim. Registrar Keshav Paudel of the District Court informed…

June 6, 2024  
High Court Ordered to Recount Votes Within a Month in Byas Municipality

The Pokhara High Court has ordered recounting votes in Byas Municipality, Tanahun within a month. Deputy registrar Ram Bahadur Thapa of  High Court , Pokhara said that Dipakraj Joshi, a candidate who lost in the local level elections for Mayor held in April 2022, registered a case for recounting of…

May 15, 2024  
Imprisonment for Three, Including Husband, in Gang Rape-Killing Case

Tanahu District Court has handed down sentences to three individuals, including the husband of the deceased, in connection with the alleged gang rape and subsequent killing of a 45-year-old woman, Kumari Bhujel, from Jalbhanjyang, Municipality-6. Justice Kamal Raj Bishta's final verdict on the case, swiftly registered after the incident, has…

April 5, 2024  
Inter-Caste Marriage Under Protection of Police Office

Ashish Sunar, 20, from Kapilvastu district and Nabina Paudel, 20, from the same place, had an inter-caste marriage under the protection of the police at the district police office Tanahun on April 1 . This step was taken after their parents opposed their decision for an inter-caste marriage. They stated…

April 2, 2024  
Wheelchair Rally for Rights of People with Disabilities

Two youths with disabilities traveled from Kathmandu to Pokhara in wheelchairs for the rights of people with disabilities.  Diwas Pariyar and Ashish Bhujel from Kathmandu traveled from Bhrikutimandap, Kathmandu on 16 March in wheelchairs and reached Damauli, Tanahun on 20 March. Diwas Pariyar stated that the wheelchair journey was conducted…

March 22, 2024  
Accused of Rape Arrested

The police arrested 27-year-old Prakash BK of Shuklagand Municipality-10 Khoradi on 27 January 2024 for the charge of raping a 46-year-old woman. Ganesh Subedi, the In-charge of Belchautara Police Office, informed that the accused was arrested after the victim filed a complaint at Belchautara Police Office on January 27. The…

January 28, 2024  
Accused Of Sexual Abuse Arrested

On December 13, the police arrested 28-year-old Sonam Bahadur Magar from Bandipur Rural Municipality-1 on charges of sexually abusing an 11-year-old girl. A complaint was lodged by the aggrieved party at the Area Police Office in Anbukhaireni on December 12, alleging that the accused had committed the offense on December…

December 15, 2023  
Prisoners Encounter Water Shortages: Struggles with Inadequate Facilities

Inmates at Tanahun jail are facing difficulties as a result of water shortages. Despite the prison's daily requirement of 35,000 liters, only 20,000 liters are currently being supplied. The jailor, Narayan Adhikari, acknowledged that inmates are experiencing difficulties due to a water shortage. He stated that water is sourced by…

December 12, 2023