Accused Arrested for Beating

Police arrested Sanjay Kahar, 28, on May 25 for the charge of beating his 28-year-old wife Sadika Kahar of Kotahimai Rural Municipality-4, Maryadpur. A complaint was filed at the Area Police office, Marchabar, on May 25, alleging that the accused had beaten up the victim under the influence of alcohol…

May 28, 2024  
Accused Arrested for Incest Sexual Abuse

Police arrested a 41-year-old man on May 22 for sexually abusing his 17-year-old daughter. The aggrieved party filed a complaint at the District Police Office on May 22 alleging that the accused had sexually abused the victim on April 13. Additionally, DSP Manohar Prasad Bhatta of the District Police Office…

May 24, 2024  
Prisoners Facing Health Problems Due to Overcrowding in District Jail

The Prisoners in the District Jail, Bhairahawa, are facing various health problems due to overcrowding.There are currently 497 prisoners and detainees in the district jail, which has a capacity of 150 people. Among them 265 are prisoners and 232 are detainees. In addition, 116 individuals are serving prison sentences for…

May 18, 2024  
Overcrowding in Children’s Reform Home Led Children Suffer from Health

The overcrowding in the children's reform home in Bhairahawa has led the Children to suffer from  various health problems. There are currently 90 children accommodated in the reform home despite it holding the capacity for 40 people. The Children consequently have to wait for their turn to sleep, shower and…

May 12, 2024  
Accused Arrested in Suicide Abetment Case

Police arrested 23-year-old Pradip Gupta, on May 7 for the charge of suicide abetment against his 20-year-old wife Nisha Gupta of Siddharthnagar Municipality-1, Belahiya. A complaint against the accused was filed at the District Police Office on May 6, stating that the accused repeatedly subjected the victim to domestic violence…

May 10, 2024  
Accused Arrested for Crime of Rape

Police arrested 34-year-old Balkrishna Saru of Mathagadhi Rural Municipality-4, Palpa on May 5 for the charge of raping a 23-year-old woman. The aggrieved party filed a complaint against the accused at the Area Police Office, Butwal on May 4 alleging that the he raped the victim on April 20. DSP…

May 7, 2024  
Accused of Killing Minor Arrested

Police arrested a 48-year-old man of Kanchan Rural Municipality-5 on 18 April for the charge of killing his 17-year-old daughter. DSP Manohar Prasad Bhatta of the District Police Office informed that the accused took the victim girl to Malika Hotel and Lodge in Butwal Sub-metropolitan city-9 and killed her with…

April 19, 2024  
Seventeen Percent of Children in Lumbini Province are Deprived of Right to Education

In Lumbini province, 17% of children of the school going age are deprived of their right to education. Although the government has launched a quality education campaign, 8,53,000 children of school going age between four and 17 years have been deprived of the right to education across the country. Seventeen…

March 13, 2024  
Accused of Sexual Abuse Arrested

Police arrested 21-year-old Rajaram Chamar of Maheshpur, Nawalparasi, Ramgram Municipality-8, on March 2, 2024, from Butwal on the charge of sexually abusing a 14-year-old girl. The victim filed a complaint at Area Police Office Butwal on 27 February alleging that the accused sexually assaulted her on the same day. DSP…

March 5, 2024  
The Number of Breastfeeding Mothers Decreased by Ten Percent

The number of breastfeeding mothers in Nepal has decreased by ten percent in the last five years. Additionally, data from the HMIS shows that the percentage of mothers breastfeeding for 6 months from birth in Lumbini Province is 61%. Arghakhanchi has the highest number of breastfeeding mothers in Lumbini Province.…

February 28, 2024