Monitoring of Vaccine Centres in Salyan, Rukum West and Humla

According to the District Representative of Rukum West Manisha KC, Vaccination against COVID-19, for the citizens and teachers above 55 years of age, has started on July 28, 2021. Kali Gharti, a 56-year-old local, complained that they were at greater risk because of the overcrowding in the vaccination center. She…

July 29, 2021  
INSEC Provides Financial Support to the Victims of Domestic Violence

INSEC Karnali Province has provided financial support to the victims of domestic violence on July 26, 2021. The support was provided to Shanti BK, 31 of Birendranagar municipality-13, Beema Shahi, 31, of Birendranagar municipality-8, and Tika Nepali of Birendranagar municipality-6 after the recommendation of the Human Rights Help Desk. Handing…

July 26, 2021  
INSEC Monitors the Raute Community and Draws Attention of the Stakeholders

The Informal Sector Service Centre (INSEC) Karnali Provincial Office has been monitoring the endangered Raute community and drawing the attention of the concerned authorities. A team led by INSEC and the Raute Endangered Marginalized Class Upliftment Foundation Nepal and District Bar Association discussed the problem with the community leaders along…

June 13, 2021  
Health Workers Beaten; Accused Arrested

Police have arrested three young men on the charge of beating Dr Shankar Prasad Rijal, 38 and Dr Yadav Prasad Upadhyay, 40, of Karnali Provincial Ayurveda Hospital. The accused have been identified as Pawan Adhikari, 18, of Birendranagar Municipality-2, Bibek Puri, 18, of Ward No. 4 and Salim Bharati, 16.…

June 13, 2021  
INSEC Facilitates Medical Counselling and First Aid to the Raute Community

INSEC Karnali Province Office facilitated medical counselling and first aid treatment to the endangered Raute community on June 12, 2021. INSEC has provided food and medicines to the Raute community living at Simghat in Gurbhakot Municipality-9. According to Narayan Subedi, Coordinator of INSEC Karnali Province Office, Surkhet, the visit was…

June 12, 2021  
Human Rights Defenders at Risk During the Pandemic

Stakeholders have said that the condition of human rights defenders is also at risk due to the pandemic of COVID-19. In the meeting of the Virtual Human Rights Help Desk organized by the Informal Sector Service Centre (INSEC) and the DCA Project on May 25, participants said that human rights…

May 31, 2021  
INSEC Provides Support to Victims of Violence

The Informal Sector Service Centre (INSEC) Karnali Province Office Surkhet has provided financial assistance of Rs 10,000 to Sita Kumari Bhandari, 33, of Bheriganga Municipality-11, a victim of domestic violence. INSEC Karnali Province Coordinator Narayan Subedi said that financial assistance was provided to the victim on March 23 to take…

March 24, 2021  
Discussion with Stakeholders on the Human Rights Situation

INSEC Executive Director Bijay Raj Gautam has discussed the overall human rights situation with the stakeholders of Karnali on February 22. Executive Director Gautam met Karnali Province Assembly Speaker Raj Bahadur Shahi, Chief District Officer Hiralal Regmi, and DIG of the Province Police Office Basanta Pant to discuss the human…

February 23, 2021  
Commitment to Increase Budget in Agriculture

Deputy Chief of Lekhbesi Municipality Shanti Kumari Chhantel has expressed commitment to increase the budget in the agricultural sector in the coming fiscal year. Speaking at an interaction organized by INSEC Karnali Provincial Office Surkhet on January 10 in Lekhbesi Municipality, Deputy Chief Chhantel expressed such commitment. Discussing that a…

January 13, 2021  
Annual Review of Human Rights Strengthening Project Completed

Addressing the annual review program of the Human Rights Strengthening Project run by INSEC in Birendranagar, Surkhet on November 29 Birendranagar, Executive Director INSEC Bijay Raj Gautam has stressed the need to make any project effective and fruitful as soon as it is completed. Gautam said that the organization and…

November 30, 2020