Teacher Allegedly Assaults Student for Late Return to Classroom

In Mithila Municipality-9, a 6-year-old student, studying in Class One at New Horizon English Boarding School, was allegedly beaten by the same school's teacher Mohan Mahato on July 31. According to Om Bikram Kushwaha, the father of the boy, his son Sujal was beaten up by Mahato for arriving late…

August 3, 2023  
Local Level Fails to Submit Budgets

Due to inadequate preparation and internal conflicts, resulting in differences of opinion and disputes, 13 municipalities and 12 rural municipalities have yet to complete their assembly proceedings by the deadline of June 25. These assemblies were unable to convene due to incomplete pre-meeting discussions, deliberations, and other essential procedures, as…

June 30, 2023  
Clash Between Protesters and Police in Front of District Court

A clash occurred in front of the district court on June 20, between protesters and the police demanding action against the accused in the killing of Artikumari Sah, 22, permanent residency Mithila Bihari Municipality-3 Mithileshwar Mauwahi and resident Janakpurdham Sub-Metropolitan Municipality-9 Thapa Chowk. The victim alleges that Aartikumari Sah was…

June 21, 2023  
INSEC Handed Human Rights Year Book to Madhesh Chief Minister

Chairperson of Informal Sector Service Center (INSEC) Dr. Kundan Aryal handed over the Nepal Human Rights Year Book 2023 to Madhesh Province Chief Minister, Harishchandra Mishra,  on June 5, 2023. While handing over the yearbook, Aryal said that the INSEC will always partner and coordinate of INSEC with the provincial…

June 6, 2023  
Human Rights Situation Discussion with Speaker of Provincial Assembly,and Attorney General

Dr. Kundan Aryal, Chairperson, INSEC, and the team members had a discussion session about the human rights situation in a meeting with Ramchandra Mandal, Speaker, Madhesh Province Assembly, and Birendra Kumar Thakur, Chief Advocate, Madhesh Province Government on June 3, 2023. In the discussion with the speaker, Dr. Aryal discussed…

June 5, 2023  
Discussion On Human Rights Situation With Concerned Parties

Dr. Kundan Aryal, Chairperson, INSEC, and the team had a healthy discussion with human rights activists and workers, civil society, and stakeholders of Madhes province on June 3, 2023. Dr. Aryal during the discussion said that all the concerned parties must work actively to make Madhesh a human rights-friendly province.…

June 5, 2023  
Complaint Filed Against Accused Family Members of Killing for Dowry

Father of Aartikumari Sah, 22, who was originally from Mithila Bihari Municipality-3 Mithileshwar Mauwahi filed a complaint, on May 22, 2023, at the District Police Office Dhnusha,  against his daughter’s in-laws and husband on the charge of Killing for dowery, May 21, 2023. He accused Sah’s husband Motibabu Sah, 32,…

May 23, 2023  
Accused of Attempted Rape Arrested

Police arrested a 30-year-old, on May 17, 2023, on a charge of an attempt to rape his 26-year-old sister-in-law. The victim said that her husband is residing in Malaysia, for foreign employment, for the past four years. She had filed a complaint at Zeromile Police Station, against her husband for…

May 18, 2023  
INSEC Completes Province-level Workshop On Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights

Informal Sector Service Center (INSEC) Madhes Province Office, Janakpurdham, completed a workshop seminar on the responsibility and role of the provincial government in the area of economic, social, and cultural rights in Lalgarh of Dhanusha on May 8, 2023. The Chief Guest of the program, Speaker of the Madhes Province…

May 10, 2023  
Human Rights Group Draws Attention towards Obligation of Local Government

A human rights group formed by the Informal Sector Service Center (INSEC) in Bateshwar Village submitted a memorandum to the Village chairperson Ram Ashish Mahato on April 25, 2023. Suraj Mahato, Chairperson of the human rights group, the memorandum draws attention to the local government's responsibility towards effective implementation of…

April 26, 2023