Misbehavior on girls doubles the number among the children

The number of misbehavior and violence on girls is almost the double in the district as compared to boys while Khotang is celebrating sixth international girl's day. Out of 19 incidents documented at Women and Children Office last  year, 13 were related to girls and six were related to boys.…

October 11, 2017  
Court Slams 10 years on charge of Rape

The District Court of Khotang has ordered to sentence 51 years old Tika Ram Damai of Ratanchha rural municipality (RM)-3 for 10 year after finding him guilty on raping 50 years old woman. The accused had raped the woman on February 20. The court has also penalized him for Rs…

August 25, 2017  
Complaint lodged against rape accused

A complaint has been lodged at District Police Office of Khotang on August 17 against 56 years old Eebe B.K on charge of raping 12 years old girl. The victim's family had lodged a complaint at Area Police Office  on  August 12 and on a same day the accused was…

August 17, 2017  
Accused Rapist Arrested

Police have arrested 17 years old boy on charge of raping nine years old girl. The victim's parents had lodged a complaint at Police office against the accused on July 29 according to the police. The victim lost consciousness after the incident and after the treatment she gained her consciousness…

July 30, 2017  
Arrested on charge of attacking wife with sharp weapon

Police have arrested 36 years old Kedar Rai on July 13 on charge of seriously injuring his 35 years old wife Nirmala Rai of Jantedhunga Village Council-3 by using a sharp weapon. The victim was seriously injured in an attack while she was at her paternal home in Khotehang Village…

July 13, 2017  
Court Slams one year on charge of polygamy

The District Court of Khotang has ordered to sentence 28 years old Shekhar Khadka and 23 years old Sharada Pandey of Lami Danda Village council for one year and three months on charge of polygamy. The absconding accused were arrested by the police on July 3 and were presented to…

July 5, 2017  
“Implementation of commission’s recommendation Disappointing”

The National Human Rights Commission sub-regional office of Khotang said that the commission’s implementation of recommendation is very disappointing. The sub-regional acting director Mohan Dev Joshi of NHRC while publicizing the edited report from 19th October 2014 to June 29, 2017 said that the implementation on recommendation made by the…

July 4, 2017  
CPN –UML cadre arrested on charge of attacking the victory rally of NC

Police have arrested 37 years old UML cadre Subash Acharya, 34 years old Bhim Rai, and 33 years old Shiva Khatiwada on June 30 on charge of attacking the victory rally of Nepali Congress Party by pelting beer bottles and cans. Accused Rai and Acgarya was arrested from the incident…

July 1, 2017  
Complaint Lodged at Election Office for violation of code of conduct

A complaint has been lodged at Election Office on June 23 for the violation of code of conduct during the election campaign by the political parties. The cadres of Nepali Congress have lodged a complaint at election office against CPN UML for violating code of conduct by using motorcycle with…

June 23, 2017  
Security sensitive polling station identified

The District Security Committee has identified the security sensitive polling centers in Khotang and Kailali district focusing the second phase of local level election and based on these identification, the security has been managed. According to Khotang District representative Sunita Magar, there are 173 polling centers in 136 polling stations…

June 22, 2017