Accused of Rape Arrested

Rewant Budhathoki, 2, Bangad Kupinde Napa-2 Bame, was arrested on October 30, 2022, on the charge of raping an 18-year-old girl. According to Inspector Santosh Khanal, Salyan, the accused lured the victim on the false pretense of marriage to her on October 29. It was reported that, on the same…

November 1, 2022  
Two Schools at Risk of flood, Teaching Affected

During the construction of the Khalanga-Baluwasangrahi road, two school buildings in Salyan have been identified as being at risk of landslides. Mahadev Basic School in Bangadkupinde Municipality-8 Jamire and Baljagrut Basic School in Bagchaur Municipality-12 Okhreni are the schools identified as being in the landslide risk zone. In the process…

October 13, 2022  
Lack of Drinking Water Compels Locals to Walk for One Hour to Fetch It

The locals of Bangadkupinde Municipality-12 Nigalchula, Majkhark and Chaur have water supply problems even during monsoon season. Kamal BK, a local, said that due to the problem of drinking water in the settlement which is about 2000 meters above sea level, the locals were forced to walk for 1 hour…

July 21, 2022  
Misbehaviour Upon an Elderly Woman; Accused Arrested

Tulasa Basnet, 70, of Bhatbhite in Chhatreswori Rural Municipality-10 has been beaten by Tejendra Oli, 27, of Jayachaur in Rural Municipality-4 on May 27, 2022. The accused has been arrested by the Area Police Office, Damachaur on May 27. According to DSP Sumit Khadka of the District Police Office, Salyan,…

May 29, 2022  
Minors Living in Prison Facing Problem Due to Congestion

Yamuna KC, a resident of Bagchaur in Salyan district, is serving her sentence in Salyan District Prison. She is serving life imprisonment in the prison. Her 23-month-old son has also been living inside the prison’s premises with his mother. She said, "There is no one to take care of the…

May 25, 2022  
Death of a Person During Election Campaigning

According to the District Police Office, Salyan, 18-year-old Khumraj Thapa Magar, a resident of Kalimati Rural Municipality-2, Danigaura, fell from the roof of a vehicle during the election campaigning and died. According to DSP Sumit Khadka of the District Police Office, Thapa, fell from the roof of a Jeep (Lu…

May 8, 2022  
Scarcity of Classrooms Compelled School Administration to Conduct Exam in the Playground

Students of Tribhuwan Janata Secondary School in Bangad Kupinde Municipality are compelled to attend the annual examination in the playground due to the lack of classrooms. Binod KC, a student of Grade 9, said that students are compelled to sit for the annual examination in the playground as there is…

April 19, 2022  
Accused of Rape Arrested

Police have arrested Binod Gharti, 36, of Rapti Sonari Rural Municipality-8, Dang from Kalimati Rural Municipality-on December 31, 2021, on the charge of raping a 17-year-old girl. The victim had lodged a complaint at the Area Police Office, Luham on January 2, 2022, alleging that the accused had raped her…

January 3, 2022  
Classes Affected Due to Lack of Infrastructure in School

Regular classes of the students of Krishna Basic School of Bagchaur in Sharada Municipality-9 have been affected by the winter. Mohan Kunwar, a student of Grade 4 complained that the classes do not have windows, desks, and benches. He said for, they are compelled to sit on a thin carpet…

December 29, 2021  
Accused of Killing Arrested

Police have arrested four people in accusation of killing Jamani Budha, 70, of Chhatreswar Rural Municipality-3 on June 25, 2021. Inspector Shyam Prakash Yadav informed that the investigation had begun after arresting the victim’s daughter-in-law Sushila Budha, 24, on December 18 and nephew Kamal Budha, 19, on December 25. According…

December 26, 2021