Earthquake In Jumla Caused Minor Damages With Five Injured 

The earthquake of 6.4 magnitude that occurred in the midnight of November 3, with the center point of Barekot Rural Municipality-1 Ramidanda of Jajarkot, caused minor damage and five minor injuries in Jumla. 26-year-old Srijana Gautam of Tatopani Rural Municipality - 3 Bahunwada has a minor injury on her hand.…

November 6, 2023  
Complaints Of Flood Victims For Not Receiving Relief Money

Many citizens were affected by the floods and landslides that came along with the rains in the last two years. The flood victims have complained that their properties have been damaged however they have not received the relief money. Applications for relief and compensation have also been collected through the…

October 9, 2023  
Attention Drawn To The District Administration For Immediate Staffing In The Office

INSEC online published a news headline on September 12 with the title, "The office has been without staff for a week, the beneficiaries have not been able to get citizenship" after the distribution of citizenship was stopped for three weeks at the administration office, Narakot, due to lack of staff.…

September 26, 2023  
26,000 Children  in Karnali Region Lack Birth Registration

26 thousand children are without birth registration in Karnali province. As per the National Census 2021, there are a total of 24,638 children under the age of five in the Karnali region.Based on the census data, it is reported that 25,990 children's births remain unregistered. Child marriage is more common…

September 21, 2023  
Properties Subjected to Arson

On July 22, a distressing incident occurred in Guthichour Rural Municipality-4, where seven houses were deliberately set on fire by unknown perpetrators. The affected residences belonged to individuals such as Prem Prasad Neupane and Khadand Pandey of Dhawalpur village, Kavidatta Neupane in Bauli village, Kavidatta Neupane in Khallabada, Lalchandra Sarki…

July 22, 2023  
Complaint Registered Against Accused of Setting A House on Fire, Intent of Caste Based Discrimination

On July 3, a formal complaint was lodged at the District Police Office Jumla, implicating the family of a minor girl, in an alleged case of caste untouchability and discrimination. The complaint arises from an incident that occurred a week prior, following the love marriage between 19-year-old Mukund Nepali and…

July 3, 2023  
Water Shortage in Jumla Villages

The right to Safe Drinking Water is a constitutional right. Article 35, Sub-Article 4 of Nepal, states that 'every citizen shall have the right to access to clean drinking water and sanitation. This fundamental right has been limited to the texts of the Constitution. Tatopani Rural Municiplaity-1, Baniraka, Jumla hasn't…

June 19, 2023  
A viral fever infection broke out in Kanakasundari

A woman died on June 1, 2023, due to a viral fever that is spreading in Kankasundari Rural municipality-7,  Deyarpata, Jumla. A total of 53 people have fallen ill due to the fever. Dipu Upadhyay, 61, from Dayarpata village,  died due to a fever on May 30. Tej Bahadur Ji,…

June 4, 2023  
Public School Staff on a Sit-In Protest

Public school accountants and office assistants of Jumla are on a sit-in, from June 4, 2023, at the premises of the Education Development and Coordination Unit Jumla. Ram Bahadur Shahi, Chairperson of Nepal School Staff Council Jumla, said they will sit in from 10 am to 5 pm, every day…

June 4, 2023  
Four Months Imprisonment For Caste Discrimination

District Court Jumla has sentenced Nabin Budha, Sija Rural Municipality -3, to four months imprisonment, a fine of Rs.20,000 fine, and compensation to the victim of Rs.25000, on June 1, 2023, of the crime of practicing caste discrimination. Kali Bahadur Budha, former Ward Chairperson, was acquitted, whereas his son Nabin…

June 3, 2023