Accused of Killing Arrested

Police arrested 31-year-old husband Mangsire Sherpa on the charge of fatally beating his 26-year-old wife Bina Rai  of Khandbari Municipality-7, Silichong Rural Municipality. The aggrieved party alleges that the accused killed Bina under the influence of alcohol on March 1, 2024 during a domestic dispute. Sherpa absconded soon after the…

March 12, 2024  
18 Years Imprisonment For Crime Of Statutory Rape

The District Court sentenced 18 years imprisonment to 39-year-old Kuma Darji of Khandbari Municipality-2 for the crime of rape of a 9-year-old girl. Registrar Kedarprasad Gautam informed that the bench of honorable Judge Teknath Gautam on December 20 found the accused guilty and sentenced him to 18 years imprisonment. Additionally,…

December 22, 2023  
Complaint Against Accused Of Rape

The aggrieved party filed a police complaint against 45-year-old Dhan Bahadur Limbu of Chainpur Municipality-2 for allegedly raping a 28-year-old woman with disability. Inspector Baburam Karki said that the victim filed a complaint against the accused at the Area Police Office, Chainpur on November 13, 2023. After the victim filed…

December 16, 2023  
Killing of Prisoners : Court Hearing For Pre-trial Detention Begins

A court hearing for the pretrial detention has begun at The District Court involving allegations of the demise of two inmates following a brawl within the premises of the District Prison, Khadbari. A court hearing for the pretrial detention was started regarding a case filed under the title of homicide.…

September 15, 2023  
Prisoner Demise Incident: Letter To The Ministry Of Home Affairs Requesting The Demand To Be Addressed.

The family of Akash Balami, submitted a demand letter to the Ministry of Home Affairs, demanding compensation for beating prisoner Aakash to death, in the District Jail situated in hospital gate of Khandbari Municipality-1. Lakshmi Shrestha,29, wife of Akash Balami,28, Kakani Rural Municipality-7, Nuwakot submitted a demand letter to the…

September 8, 2023  
Suspicious Deaths of Prisoners: Investigation Initiated Against 10 Policemen, Security In-Charge and Prisoners

An investigation has been initiated concerning the alleged involvement of both police officers and inmates in the suspicious deaths of two incarcerated prisoners in a state-operated district prison. Commencing on August 15, the inquiry involves Jail Security In-Charge,  Assistant Sub-Inspector Lakshmi Choudhary and other inmates who are implicated in the…

August 16, 2023  
Suspicious Death of Prisoners: Post-mortem After Four Days Of Incident

Following the suspicious deaths of two inmates at the district jail in Khandwari Municipality-1, significant developments have unfolded. The deceased, identified as 19-year-old Binod Tolangi from Madi Municipality-5 in Sankhuwasabha and 28-year-old Akash Balami from Kakani Rural Municipality-7 in Nuwakot District, were reported to have died on August 9 due…

August 12, 2023  
Civil Society Demands Impartial Investigation of Custodial Deaths of Two Prisoners

In the wake of the suspicious deaths of two inmates while under the jurisdiction of the state within the district jail, a collective outcry from various quarters, including civil society groups, has called for a thorough investigation to ascertain the veracity of the incident and to hold those responsible accountable.…

August 11, 2023  
Rape Accused Arrested

On July 29, Dinesh Ale Magar, a 28-year-old resident of Sabhapokhari Rural Municipality-1, was arrested by the police on allegations of raping a 23-year-old woman. The victim filed a complaint against the accused at the district police office on June 23 on the allegation that the accused had raped the…

August 1, 2023  
Community Awaiting Resettlement Three Years After Displacement by Flood

The situation of 97 families displaced by a landslide in Baseinda Village, Silichong Rural Municipality-1, remains dire three years after the tragic event. Despite the availability of federal, provincial, and local governments, the displaced families are still living in tents due to the lack of interest and action from the…

July 21, 2023