INSEC Initiated Educational Support to Underprivileged Student

18-year-old Gita Shrestha of Class 12 at Bidhyajyoti Secondary School was supported with stationary and study materials on the coordination of ‘Bidhyajyoti Sahanshil Child Rights Group’ and ‘Panchapuri Human Rights Group’ at Panchapuri Rural Municipality-5 initiated by INSEC On February 24. Gita Shrestha, an orphan who has a 15-year-old brother,…

February 25, 2024  
Complaint Against Alleged Accused of Domestic Violence

askala Rokaya, 20, of Birendranagar Municipality-8 Khajura, filed a complaint against her 25-year-old husband, Shiva Budha, on February 4 at the District Police Office alleging that he beat and verbally abused her on the same day. The victim was injured by her cheek due to the beating. The victim was…

February 4, 2024  
A Month Long Water Shutdown Leaves Locals Drinking Contaminated River Water

Residents of Yangchu, Kharpunath Rural Municipality-5 have been deprived of drinking water for a month.For the past month, villagers have been deprived of clean drinking water after the water pipeline was cut during the construction of the road using an excavator from Syalabada to Kharpel Rural Municipality. Balkrishna Shahi, a…

January 31, 2024  
Two Policemen Injured During Clash

Two policemen were injured when locals threw stones at them while they were trying to control the situation during a dispute between residents in Syarpu, Banfikot Rural Municipality-3 on January 28, 2024 . Inspector Dharmendra Khadka of District Police Office Rukum West informed that 25-year-old Police Constable Mahendra Bahadur Shahi…

January 29, 2024  
Demise Of An Earthquake Victim Due to Cold

One  more victim of the Jajarkot earthquake lost his life due to cold. 58-years-old Karna Bahadur Bishwakarma of Bheri Municipality- 1, Rawatgaun who had been living under the tarpaulin after the earthquake damaged his house,  lost his life due to cold on January 6, 2024. Ruplal Bishwakarma, the deceased’s son…

January 8, 2024  
Accused Of Rape Arrested

Police arrested 22-year-old Surendra Bam of Palata Rural Municipality-8 on the charge of raping a 14-year-old girl. The victim alleged that the accused took the victim to his house in pretext to marry her and raped her on December 28. The Police arrested the accused on December 31 after the…

January 4, 2024  
Sentenced to 18 years imprisonment for statutory rape

The District Court has sentenced 61-year-old Pare Kami of Thantikand Rural Municipality-5 Tolijaisi to 18 years of imprisonment on December 28, 2023 for the crime of raping a 14-year-old girl. The bench of the District Judge Balram Lamsal has sentenced the accused to 18 years in prison, imposed a fine…

December 29, 2023  
A Woman in Postpartum Affected by Earthquake Dies Due to Cold Weather

24-year-old Kalpana Nepali of Ghartigaon Kushe Rural Municipality-9, who was affected by the earthquake, lost her life on December 27. Harichandra Basnet, the Chairperson of Kushe Rural Municipality, reported that the woman gave birth to two sons on December 3. Living under a tarpaulin after the November 3 earthquake, she…

December 28, 2023  
Health Post Chief Arrested for Alleged Caste Discrimination in Mugu

The police arrested 29-year-old Suraj Kumar Shahi, the current Chief of the health post in Soru Rural Municipality-9, Khanaya on December 24 for the charge of caste discrimination against Tulasa Bishwakarma, an Auxiliary Nurse Midwife (ANM) at Soru Rural Municipality-9, Khanaya Health Post on December 18. DSP Birendra Thapa of…

December 26, 2023  
Allegation of Domestic Violence Against  Government Employee

Nirmala Acharya, 38, Chief of the Women, Children, and Senior Citizens Branch, Bhairabi Rural Municipality - 4 was subjected to severe physical assault by her husband, Namraj Sharma Rijal, 41, employed in the Ministry of Social Development of the Karnali Province Government. The victim sustained a significant eye injury during…

December 11, 2023