Locals of Srinagar Deprived of Subsidized Food

Locals of Srinagar, Adanchuli Rural Municipality-2, are forced to buy rice at higher prices than market price due to a shortage stock of rice in the Srinagar depot. A local, Par Bahadur Thapa, complained that the stock was emptied in dept within two hours of selling subsidized food on January…

January 19, 2023  
Accused of Killing a Eight-Year-Old Nephew Arrested

Police arrested Dumbar Puri, 34, a resident of Bangad Kupinde Municipality-10, Majhkanda January 16, 2023, for an accusation of killing Vision Gharti, his eight-year-old nephew. The residents informed the police that they found out that the accused had taken the child inside the temple in the courtyard of his own…

January 18, 2023  
CPN-UML Members Accused of Attacking a Member of Nepali Congress

Lokandra Shahi, 37, member of Nepali Congress, of Tripurasundari Municipality-8 Dagin, accused Kishu Rokaya 35, member of CPN-UML of Tripurasundari Municipality-7 Chalghar, Hira Rokaya, 37, Jailal Rokaya,40, Vish KC, 27, and Virasin Budha, 39, of assault on January 14, 2023. According to the police, there was a dispute between Lokandra…

January 16, 2023  
Shortage of Essential Medicine at Health Posts

Kudari Health Center in Kudari Village, Tila, Rural-Municipality, is facing a shortage of essential medicines for over a month. The patients of Health Post shared their frustration due to the unavailability of basic medicines like paracetamol, and electrolytes. According to a resident of Kudari village, Lalsari Sunar, the Health Post…

January 2, 2023  
Inadequate Relief Response Leaves Humla Flood Victims Struggling

Households of Tanjakot, Sarkegad, and Namkha Rural Municipalities displaced due to flood caused during the incessant rainfall from October 5th to 11th have complained of not being included in the relief distribution program conducted by the Nepal Red Cross Society branch of Humla. After losing their houses to the disaster,…

December 26, 2022  
Scarcity of Drinking Water in Jumla ‘Rara’

Tila Rural Municipality-1 of Jumla is affected by the scarcity of drinking water. The scarcity is triggered by the 43-year-old weak Dumkali drinking water plan and drying of the water source. Villagers are facing dispute due to the scarcity of drinking water. There is Jumla road of Karnali highway below…

December 25, 2022  
Complaint Filed Against the Accused of Caste Based Discrimination.

Bir Tiruva, 35, a journalist at Saha Khabar Online, human rights activist, and a resident of Raskot Municipality-5, was allegedly discriminated based on his caste by Ashok Shahi, 30, his wife Savina Shahi, 27, Pashuveena Shahi (Priya), 24, and Maina Shahi, 27, of Raskot Municipality-1. The victim filed a complaint…

December 24, 2022  
Teacher Publicly Humiliated  by Biplav-led CPN’s Sister Organization

Biplav led CPN's sister organization publicly humiliated Ran Bahadur Shahi, the Shree Himalaya Aadharbhut Vidyalaya's principal in Ward No. 4 of Kushe Rural Municipality, by rubbing black soot on his face on December 24. Even though Shahi was a Chairperson of the Consumer Committee of Alternative Energy Plant and engaged in…

December 24, 2022  
The Ward Chairperson Headed out of the District,  Beneficiaries Affected.

Local citizens of Simkot Rural Municipality-7 Dandafaya are facing problems after Balvir Shahi, the Ward Chairperson, headed out of the district for personal work without leaving further instructions to ward members. Kali Bahadur Sunar, a local, has complained that the work of the local citizens has been disrupted since the…

December 24, 2022  
District Representative Receives Death Threat

Kalikot district representative of INSEC, Kali Bahadur Malla was issued a death threat for reporting news on September 4, 2022. According to Malla the had reported news critical to a political cadre Dan Bahadur Shahi following which Shahi threatened Malla of slitting his throat. Though Nepal Police arrested Shahi after a complaint…

December 22, 2022