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  
Earthquake Survivors Awaiting Relief Assistance

The earthquake victims in Triveni Rural Municipality, Rukum West, who were affected by the recent earthquake originating from Jajarkot, are in desperate need of relief. These victims have expressed their frustration over not receiving even basic supplies like tarpaulin for temporary shelter. Preliminary data collected by Triveni Rural Municipality indicates…

November 8, 2023  
Aftershock Earthquake in Rukum West Results in Seven More Injured

DSP Namraj Bhattarai of District Police Office reported that the aftershock earthquake, with its epicenter in Ramidada, Jajarkot, has resulted in injuries to seven individuals. Among them, four are from Athabiskot Municipality in Rukum West, two from Chaurjahari Municipality, and one from Sanibheri Rural Municipality. According to Rabi KC, Chief…

November 7, 2023  
Earthquake Victims Take Shelter Under Tarpaulin During Cold Nights

After the recent earthquake in Rukum West resulted in property damage, affected families and earthquake victims find themselves compelled to spend their days and nights in the open air, due to the unsafe conditions of their homes. In addition to the earthquake victims and affected families, Kiriyaputri has also been…

November 6, 2023  
Accused of Rape Arrested

Police arrested Khadak Malla, 55, of Athaviskot Municipality-14, Jamirekot, on May 17, 2023, on the charge of rape of a 27-year-old woman. The aggrieved party filed a complaint against the accused at the District Police Office, Rukum West on May 16, accusing him of rape. They alleged that he raped…

May 18, 2023  
Ward Chairperson Accused of Embezzling Money of Social Security Fund

Milan Budha, the grandson of the victim, has alleged that Narbire Budha, a 75-year-old senior citizen of Athaviskot Municipality-9, Rangeela, was robbed of his 15-month social security allowance by the ward chairperson. Narbire Budha has not received his social security allowance since last year. Milan Budha said that while other…

May 2, 2023  
INSEC Assists Domestic Violence Victim in her Journey to Justice

Menuka Oli, 21, of Chaurjahari Municipality-12 Jogineta, a victim of domestic violence, has been assisted by the Informal Sector Service Centre (INSEC) on July 31, 2022, in her judicial process. After the victim asked INSEC for assistance sharing her fragile financial condition, INSEC provided financial support to go through the…

August 2, 2022  
Engineer of Rural Municipality Beaten Inside Office, Accused Arrested

The victim has alleged that Deepak Shah, 28, an engineer working in the Banfikot rural municipality office, was beaten up in the office by Raju Shah, 33, the Chairperson of Tarun Dal Banfikot, on July 20, 2022. The police arrested Shah on the same day for his involvement in the…

July 21, 2022  
FM Journalists Protest For Not Getting Salary on Time

Journalists have started a series of protest on June 20 after not receiving remuneration for their work. Journalists have been protesting saying that Radio New Nepal 98.2 MHz operated in Aathbiskot Municipality has not been paid for their work. The six journalists have claimed that they have not been paid…

June 20, 2022  
Clash Between Cadres of Maoist and Congress, Six Injured

Six Nepali Congress (NC) cadres have been injured in a clash between CPN-Maoist cadres and Nepali Congress (NC) cadres at Triveni Rural Municipality-9, Nuwakot on May 5. According to DSP Bishnu Soti of the District Police Office, Rukum West, YCL cadres attacked a group including Amar Singh Khadka, a candidate…

May 5, 2022