Accused of Killing Arrested

Police arrested 37-years-old Dilkumar Rai on January 8 for allegedly killing his 19-years-old son Jiwan Rai of Mai Municipality-6, Bihibare. DSP Prakash Jawegu of the District Police Office reported that the accused assaulted his son under the influence of alcohol. The victim died in the morning of January 9 at…

January 9, 2024  
Allegation Against Police of Supporting Rape Accused

47-Year-Old rape victim accused police of supporting 30-year-old rape accused Sangesh Limbu, of  Ilam Municipality-3. During a press conference held on October 17, 2023, the victim alleged that the police did not register a complaint against the Sangesh, on September 12. In addition, it was revealed that Sangesh sexually assaulted…

October 18, 2023  
Lack of Beds in Hospital, Patients Sleeping on Ground

Due to a surge in cases of dengue, scurvy, and viral fever, the district hospital is facing a shortage of beds, leading to patients being treated on the ground floor of the facility. Hospital authorities have noted a significant increase in patients with symptoms of dengue, scurvy (typhus), and viral…

August 30, 2023  
Man Suspected of Killing Wife Before Committing Suicide

According to police , on June 21, 55-year-old Pithambar Khatiwada allegedly killed 52-year-old Radhika Khatiwada of Maijogmai Rural Municipality-2, Tarsingh, by striking her with a machete. Assistant Superintendent Madan Basnet of the Gorkhe Police Station has suggested that Pithambar may have taken his wife's life during a dispute over property…

July 7, 2023  
CPN-UML Deputy Leader Attacked by Protestors

According to the CPN-UML Party, assailants attacked Ramrana Magar, a Central Member of CPN-UML and Deputy Leader of the UML Parliamentary Party of Koshi Province. A group of people, who were protesting against the name of Koshi Province, attempted to Ranamgar while he was on his way to participate in…

May 18, 2023  
Protestors Arrested For Displaying Protest Flags

The police have arrested nine people for raising a black flag to the Chairperson of CPN (UML) and former Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli. The protestors showed the flag at Ilam Chwok market, while Oli was on his way to his party's district convention representative council meeting on April 27, 2023. The…

April 28, 2023  
Accused of Attempted Rape Arrested

Police arrested Mohan Lamsal, 60, of Maijogmai Rural Municipality-1, on 1 March in the charge of attempting to rape a 20-year-old woman. Aggrieved party had filed a complaint at the District Police Office on 28 February alleging that the accused attempted the victim on 28 December 2022. Assistant Constable Kamal…

March 2, 2023  
Accused of Rape Arrested

Santosh Yogi, 20, of Ilam Municipality-6, has been arrested by the police on January 5 2023, in the charge of raping a 15-year-old girl. Victim’s family had filed a complaint in the district police office on January 2 alleging that the accused raped the girl on May 8. 2022. Tej…

January 6, 2023  
Accused of Rape Arrested

Police have arrested Bikash Limbu, 20, of Mai Municipality-1, on the charge of raping a 14-year-old girl. The accused was arrested on September 11, 2022. The victim was raped on September 8 and the victim’s side filed a complaint against the accused on September 11 at the District Police Office.…

September 12, 2022  
Accused of Sexual Abuse Arrested

The police arrested a 58-year-old grandfather of Ilam Municipality-3 on August 3, 2022, on the charge of sexually abusing his 32-month-old granddaughter. The victim filed a complaint against the accused at the District Police Office on August 3, 2022, on the charge of sexually abusing the victim girl on the…

August 4, 2022