Accused Sentenced to 12-year-imprisonment for Statutory Rape

The District Court sentenced 27-year-old Milan Ghimire of Suryodaya Municipality-4, Shriantu to 12-year-old imprisonment for raping a 15-year-old minor. Registrar Indra Kumar Shrestha of the District court informed that the bench of Keshav Prasad Ghimire on 12 June gave the accused the following verdict along with a fine of Rs 5,00,000. The…

June 14, 2024  
Voting Responsibility Entrusted to Female Employee in Saptamai Voting Center

Female employees have been given all the responsibility of conducting voting under Ilam-2 at Saptamai Study and Research Voting center of Ilam Municipality-5. Chief Electoral Officer Keshav Prasad Ghimire informed that the individuals placed in the voting center as voting officer, assistant voting officer and voting employee are all female.…

April 27, 2024  
Around Three Thousand Security Personnel to be Mobilized for By-election 2024

The security committee has prepared to  deploy more than 3000 security personnel for the election to be held in Ilam-2 on 27 April. According to the committee, 1,523 from Nepal Police, 710 from Armed Police, 700 Nepali Army and 15 from investigation will be mobilized for the by-election . Additionally,…

April 26, 2024  
Motorcycle Rally Against Election Code of Conduct 2022

INSEC during a monitoring found that the candidate for the election of the House of Representatives member to be held on April 27, 2024  in Ilam-2 took out a motorcycle rally which is against the election code of conduct 2022. The rally was started in Chulachuli Rural Municipality on April…

April 24, 2024  
By-Election 2081: Setting Up the Main Election Office in Ilam

In Ilam Constituency No. 2, the main election office for the by-election scheduled for the 27 April , 2024  has been established in Sadar Mukam. The inauguration of the main election office has been set for 4 April, as informed by the Chief Election Commissioner Janaki Tuladhar. Commissioner Tuladhar, while establishing the…

April 5, 2024  
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