Accused Sentenced to Three Years Imprisonment for Sexually Abusing a Minor

The District Court sentenced 62-year-old Dendu Sherpa of Khijidemba Rural Municipality-8 to three years imprisonment for sexually abusing a 13-year-old minor. Pramod Rijal, Information Officer of the Court said that the bench of Giriraj Gautam on 4 June found the accused guilty and sentenced him with the following verdict. Additionally,…

June 7, 2024  
Accused of Killing Arrested

Police arrested 40-year-old Kaji Sherpa on the charge of fatally beating his 38-year-old wife Kimu Sherpa of Siddhicharan Municipality-5, Biplate. Inspector Bikash Rai of the District Police Office said that the accused had beaten Kimu Sherpa to death during a domestic dispute on February 23. The victim died during treatment…

February 26, 2024  
Accused Of Rape Arrested 

Police arrested 31-year-old Pandav Tamang of Khijidemba Rural Municipality-6 on September 19 on the charge of rape of a 31-year-old woman with psychosocial problems. The aggrieved party filed a complaint against the accused at the District Police Office on September 17 alleging that the accused had raped the victim on…

September 23, 2023  
Accused of Rape Arrested

Police have arrested 25-year-old Anil Khapung also known as Anil Limbu from Tehrathum district, Menchhayayem rural municipality-3 Morang on July 19 on the charge of raping a 13-year-old girl. The victim party filed a complaint against the accused at the district police office on August 3, alleging that the accused…

August 6, 2023  
Senior Citizen Accused of Rape Arrested

Police have arrested Gopal Katwal, 60, of Manebhanjyang Rural Municipality-2 Waxa on 6 April 2023 on the charge of rape of a 24-year-old woman. The victim filed a complaint against the accused at the district police office on 6 April, alleging that the accused had raped the victim on 8…

April 8, 2023  
Rape Accused Principal and Four Others Arrested

Police have arrested three locals, including Purna Prasad Phuyal, 40, Principal of Narayansthan Secondary School in Siddhicharan Municipality-3, on the charge of raping a 12-year-old girl. Dambar Bhujel, 32, of Siddhicharan Municipality-3, Kewal Bhujel, 31, and Fadindra Prasad Dahal, 76, of Siddhicharan Municipality-3 have been charged of luring and repeatedly…

June 15, 2022  
Accused of Rape Arrested

Police have arrested Tankaraj Rai, 27, of Manibhanjyang Rural Municipality-5, Dhimle on May 21, 2022, on the charge of raping an 18-year-old girl. According to DSP Sukdev Khanal, the victim was raped and beaten to death on May 21. The victim, who was sleeping at home on May 20, was…

May 23, 2022  
Arrest Warrant Issued Against Candidates of Local Level Election

An arrest warrant has been issued against Milan Kumar Bista (Manish), who had registered his candidature for the post of chairperson of Likhu rural municipality in the upcoming local level election. Bhaktapur District Court has alleged banking offence against Bista and  he has also been accused of having dual citizenship.…

May 4, 2022  
Human Rights Activists Submit Memorandum to the Government Demanding Vaccination Against COVID-19

Human rights activists including INSEC have submitted a memorandum to the Government of Nepal, demanding timely vaccination for the citizens of the district. It was submitted on July 19, 2021. According to Leela Bahadur Sunuwar, Secretary of NGO Federation of Okhaldunga, INSEC along with Advocacy Network Okhaldhunga submitted the memorandum…

July 20, 2021  
Rape Accused Arrested

Police have arrested Bir Bahadur Magar, 29, of Champadevi Rural Municipality-2 on December 1 on the charge of raping a 14-year-old girl. The victim was raped on March 11, 2020, and the complaint was filed on November 29 at the District Police Office. Shiva Kattel, an inspector at the District…

December 2, 2020