Accused for Allegation of Being Witch Arrested

Police have arrested Dinesh Tharu,21 of Naubasta VDC-9, Tikampur on August 25 on charge of murdering Dandi Tharu of same VDC on charge of being witch. According to inspector Ramesh Awasthi of Area Police Office at Kohalpur, the absconding accused was arrested on the night of August 25 from Atariya…

August 26, 2016  
Accused of Infant Murder, Arrested

Police have arrested Parbati BK,20 of Bijauri VDC-3 Manikapur on August 22 on charge of murdering a newly born infant. The incident was revealed when the accused went for treatment at Rapti zonal hospital after murdering and putting a baby inside a bag. The baby was born by illicit relationship…

August 25, 2016  
Accused Rapist Arrested After Two Years

Police have arrested Durga Chaudhary,20 of Ghorahi Municipality-1 on July 22 on charge of raping a 30-year-old woman in 2014, August 31. He was arrested almost after two years on charge of his involvement in a gang rape on woman. The District Court had acquitted Durga Chaudhary including other four…

August 25, 2016  
Demand To take Legal Action against Rape Accused

The victim’s party of a 14-year-old girl have demanded to take action against 30-year-old Shiva Shahi of Nepalgunj Sub-Metropolis-5 Ganeshpur. They accused him of raping a girl on August 21. The victim’s party had lodged a complaint at District Police Office on August 22 demanding action against him. According to…

August 23, 2016  
Arrested on Charge of Molestation

Police have arrested Chitta Ranjan Das,35, a chief at Nepal Oil Coorporation from Bhairahawa on August 20 on charge of molesting a 15-year-old girl. SP Buddhi Raj Gurung of District Police Office of Rupendehi said that the accused was arrested based on the complaint lodged by the victim’s family. The…

August 21, 2016  
Demanded to take Action against the Accused for Alleging Being Witch

Police have arrested Prem Kumari Tharu,45 and Nirmala Tharu,20 on August 17 on charge of alleging Bel Kumari Tharu,40 of Dhadhawar VDC-9, Dafaiyak and her daughter Pabitra Kumari Chaudhary,18 of being witch. The victims had lodged a complaint at Area Police Office of Rampur on August 17 against the accused…

August 19, 2016  
Accused rapist Arrested

Police have arrested Bipali BK,18 of Laxmipur VDC-9, Ratamata on August 15 on charge of raping a 9-year-old girl. The victim’s party had lodged a complaint at District Police Office on August 14 against the accused. She underwent a health check up at Rapti sub-regional hospital on August 14.

August 19, 2016  
Lack of Space in Prison to Accommodate Viral Affected Prisoner

In Bardiya prison, healthy detainees and prisoners are having a chance of geting viral infection due to the lack of separate treatment room for viral affected inmates. More than 40 prisoners and detainees are infected from viral fever. The numbers of viral infected patients in the prison are increasing since…

August 19, 2016  
Stress Given On Being More Serious and Aware on Investigation Process

Participants of program said that civil society must be more aware and powerful after TRC and CIED initiates its investigation after collecting preliminary complaints. The participants expressed their views while speaking at the program organised by INSEC, conflict victim committee and Karmashil-Nepal on August 17 while publishing facilitation and monitoring…

August 18, 2016  
Court Orders to Sentence Husband for 24 Days On Charge of Domestic Violence

The District Court of Arghakhanchi has ordered to sentence Puna Ram Bhusal,33 for 24 days on charge of committing a domestic violence on August 15 against his wife Srijana Bhusal,29 of Kerunga VDC-2. The court has also ordered a penalty of Rs 10,000 from the accused. A single bench of…

August 16, 2016