INSEC Assisted Victim in Going Through Legal Process

INSEC (Informal Sector Service Center) Karnali Province Office, Surkhet, provided financial assistance to 25-year-old Sharmila BK, of Bhagwatimai Rural Municipality-6, Dailekh and currently residing in Birendranagar Municipality-8 Budhha Chowk, Surkhet, to go through the legal process on May 8. The victim  informed that her 25-year-old husband Rajendra BK subjected her…

May 8, 2024  
Writ Filed at High Court of Surkhet for Establishment of Juvenile Reform Home

A writ has been registered at the High Court of Surkhet on 2 May demanding appropriate orders including injunction for establishing a juvenile reform home in Karnali province. The writ was submitted by the coordination between Narayan Subedi, the coordinator  of INSEC, Karnali Province Office and Prakash Babu Aidi, Advocate…

May 3, 2024  
Body of a Deceased Kept in Hospital for Nine Days: INSEC and Human Rights Commission Held Discussion with Victim’s Family

The body of a 22-year-old woman Bhima Gurung Balami of Aathabis Municipality-5 Pipalkot, Dailekh has been kept in the post-mortem room of the Karnali Pradesh Hospital for nine days after her family refused to identify the body. They alleged that the death of the victim was caused due to the…

April 19, 2024  
Parents Voices Against High Admission Fees Charged by Schools

Parents have complained that different schools in Surkhet are charging high fees in the name of admission. Hari Adhikari, a resident of Birendra Nagar Municipality-10 complained that the private schools have charged high fees for the admission of children. He said that he has to pay Rs 18000 just for…

April 15, 2024  
INSEC Supports for Victims in Legal Proceedings

The Karnali Pradesh Office in Surkhet has offered financial aid to 44-year-old Durgadevi Bastola, who lives in Ward No. 7 of Birendranagar Municipality. On April 4, 2024, she received support to help with her legal matters. Durgadevi, a 46-year-old woman, was forced out of her home by her husband, Kailash…

April 5, 2024  
Accused of Rape Arrested

Police arrested Sandesh Bishwakarma, 19, of Birendranagar Municipality-6, currently residing in Palata Rural Municipality-2 of Kalikot District on 30 March for the charge of raping a 13-year-old girl. The aggrieved party filed a complaint at the district police office on February 22, alleging that the accused had raped the victim…

March 31, 2024  
Sentenced to Life Imprisonment for Crime of Rape

The District Court on 27 March sentenced Tulsiram Shah, 44, of Choukune Rural Municipality-2 to 25 years imprisonment (life imprisonment) for raping a 8-year-old girl. The Court found the accused guilty based on the filed complaint, police investigation, medical report, and court inquiry. The aggrieved party filed a complaint at…

March 29, 2024  
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  
INSEC Provides Support to Victim of Domestic Violence

Ms. Bami Kami, a 58-year-old resident of Bheriganga Municipality-6, who faced financial constraints preventing her from engaging in the legal process, received  financial assistance from the Informal Sector Service Center (INSEC), Karnali Province Office, Surkhet, on December 7. Ms. Kami, citing polygamous activities and domestic violence perpetrated by her husband,…

December 8, 2023