Health Worker Beaten by Principal in Humla

Kali Bahadur Budha, 50, Health Coordinator of Chankheli Rural Municipality and resident of Chankheli Rural Municipality-3 was beaten up by Amrit Rokaya, Principal of Gauri Shankar Primary School of Changkheli Rural Municipality -4. According to the victim, Amrit had beaten him on June 4, 2021, for not visiting COVID patients…

June 4, 2021  
Patient Faces Problem in Treatment Due to Financial Scarcity

The family of seven-year-old Lokesh Shahi resident of Simkot Rural Municipality - 7 is facing a problem in treatment due to financial scarcity. The family informed that the child has been suffering from epilepsy since the third month of his birth. Samjhana Shahi, the mother of the child, shared that the child could…

May 29, 2021  
Community Health Unit Faces Scarcity of Drinking Water

The community health unit of Simkot Rural Municipality-1, Kumling, is facing a scarcity of drinking water. The health unit was established seven years ago and the crisis of drinking water has not been addressed yet, due to which the beneficiaries are facing a problem. Usha Bhandari, Auxiliary Nurse Midwife (ANM)…

May 14, 2021  
Beneficiaries Face Problem after Health Post was Used to Park Bikes

Ten bikes brought for the ward chairpersons of Adanchuli Rural Municipality have been kept in the building of the health post of the rural municipality. A local Jhul Bahadur Thapa complained that a motorcycle was parked around the patient's bed at the health post in Adanchuli Rural Municipality-3, Srinagar and…

May 3, 2021  
Schools Padlocked From A Week; Education Affected

The lockdown at Kailash Basic School in Kharpunath Gaonpalika-1 has directly affected the students' education. A local Khadga Bahadur Shahi said that the students' education was affected due to a party dispute over the appointment of the headmaster. A local Shahi informed INSEC representative that the school was locked by…

April 19, 2021  
Management Accused Locals for Sabotaging Radio Srinagar

The management of Radio Srinagar in Adanchuli Rural Municipality-2 has alleged that some locals of Adanchuli Rural Municipality had vandalized the radio on April 16. Kali Bahadur Thapa, station manager of Radio Srinagar, alleged that 21-year-old Mahesh Mahatara, 25-year-old Subash Bhandari, 23-year-old Jay Mahatara, and 28-year-old Devilal Mahatara of Adanchuli…

April 19, 2021  
Rural Municipality Accused for the Death of a Woman in Labour

Madan Tamang, a local, has alleged that Velku Tamang, 37, of Chankheli Rural Municipality-5, Nepka, died at his house on April 12 after the Chankheli Rural Municipality failed to give a timely recommendation for an airlift to take her to Surkhet for further treatment. She had been in labor for…

April 15, 2021  
Locals of Humla Compelled to Eat Rotten Rice

Locals in Sarkegad village have been forced to eat rotten rice. Dil Bahadur Karki of Sarkegad Rural Municipality-1 Jaira complained that he had to walk two hours to the Balukuna Depot of Food Management and Trade Company Limited to fetch rotten rice. There was only rotten rice in the depot.…

March 9, 2021  
Locals Accused of Beating Ward Chairperson

Raga Thapa, 48, chairperson of Adanchuli Rural Municipality-1 has been injured by the beating of locals. Manabahadur Thapa, 33, Barun Mahatara, 30, Devi Pariyar, 27, Dhan Bahadur Pariyar, 25, and Tulbir Luwar, 26, of Adanchuli Rural Municipality -1 were accused of beating Thapa on January 19, 2021. Along with Chairperson…

January 20, 2021  
Court Declares Six Years’ Imprisonment to Rape Accused

Dhanlal Rokaya, 40, of Sarkegad Rural Municipality-6 has been sentenced to six years' imprisonment and compensated Rs two hundred thousand for raping a 13-year-old girl of Namkha Rural Municipality-5. A single bench of Judge Jagat Bahadur Poudel found him guilty and declared his imprisonment on December 3, 2020, informed Mandan…

December 8, 2020