NHRC Receives Memorandum Urging Justice for the Victim of Custodial Death

The family of Kiran Rai, also known as Bhudeu, a resident of Diktel Rupakot Majhuwagadi- 10 has requested the attention of the National Human Rights Commission demanding action against those involved in Rai’s murder. Kiran’s father Buddhi Bahadur Rai informed that a memorandum was submitted to National Human Rights Commission’s…

July 27, 2022  
Teacher Accuses Principal of Misbehaviour and Beating

Goma Karki, 44, a teacher at Dandagaun in Diprung Chuichumma Rural Municipality-2 has accused Laxmi Poudel, 46, principal of the school, of the same school of beating her on June 17. The accused had beaten the victim after she asked the record of NPR 132,931. The accused had kicked her…

June 19, 2022  
Accused of Sexual Abuse Arrested

Police arrested Bhuwan Kumar Pradhan, 30, of Khotang Bazaar in Khotehang Rural Municipality-7 on May 29, 2022, on the charge of sexually abusing a nine-year-old girl. The victim had lodged a complaint with the police on May 27 claiming that the accused had sexually abused her on May 26. According…

May 31, 2022  
Suspicious Death of a Journalist, Committee formed For Investigation

The dead body of 63-year-old journalist Maniraj Dahal of Diktel Roopakot Majhuwagadhi Municipality-4 was found on May 27, 2022, in a suspicious condition. A six-member investigation committee has been formed under the chairpersonship of the Chief District Officer for investigation. An investigation committee was formed after Dahal's body was found…

May 29, 2022  
Vandalization of Ward Office, Accused Arrested

The ward office of Halesi Tubhachung Municipality-3 Chasmitar has been vandalized on April 4, 2022. Police have arrested Bhupendra Rai,27, Nishan Rai, 22, Devraj Rai, 21, and Bishal Rai, 22, from the same place on April 5, on the charge of being involved in the vandalism. Inspector Sagar Shah of…

April 6, 2022  
Rape Accused Arrested

Police have arrested Prakash Hingmang, 32, of Dorpa Chiuridanda in Diktel Rupakot Majhuwagadi Municipality-7 on January 19 on the charge of raping a 16-year-old girl. The victim had lodged a complaint against the accused at the District Police Office on January 18 accusing him of raping her on January 9,…

January 20, 2022  
Accused of Rape Arrested

Police have arrested Kishor Pokharel, a 31-year-old teacher at a basic school in Kharpa of Rawabeshi Rural Municipality-2 on January 15 on charges of raping a 13-year-old girl. The victim had lodged a complaint against the accused at the District Police Office on January 13 accusing him of raping her…

January 17, 2022  
Death in Detention: Victim Deprived of Compensation and Justice

The family of Kiran Rai, 18, had lost his life at the District Police Office eight years ago. Kiran’s family has neither received compensation nor justice. Kiran Rai of Diktal Rupakot Majhuwagadhi Municipality-10 was arrested on June 11, 2013, on the charge of killing. He died in the custody on July…

September 27, 2021  
Banned CPN Cadre Arrested

Police have arrested KV Tamang aka Bagdhwaj, 22, of Sotang Rural Municipality-4, Solukhumbu on December 15 on charges of being a cadre of the banned Communist Party of Nepal led by Netra Bikram Chand (Biplav). According to DSP Narayan Prasad Chimoriya of the District Police Office, Tamang was arrested by…

December 18, 2020  
Four Excavators Torched in Khotang

An unidentified group has torched four excavators of Golden good Sherpa Construction brought for blacktopping the Diktel-Chakhewa division road of the mid-hill highway in Khotang on 30 November. Three excavators were torched in Lapse khola and Pangkhu khola of Dorpa and one in Chakhewa Bhanjyang as informed by company representative…

December 1, 2019