Formation of Province-Level Women’s Human Rights defender Network at Madhesh Province

Madhesh province-level women's human rights defenders network was formulated, on 30 March 2023, under the initiative of the Informal Sector Service Center( INSEC), WOREC Nepal, Mukti Nepal,  and the National Network of Women Human Rights Defenders. A 21-member women's human rights defender network has been formed,  under the coordination of…

March 31, 2023  
Accused of Rape Arrested

Area police office has arrested Jitendra Yadav, 27, of Sabaila Municipality-6, Gobindapur, on 24 March in the charge of rape of a 12-year-old girl. As per the victim, Jitendra Yadav, a teacher at Sunrise Boarding School raped her in the toilet of the school. Inspector of the area police office,…

March 25, 2023  
Accused of Acid Attack sentenced to Ten Years Imprisonment

Janakpur High Court Dench of Judges Dalkumar Khadka and Sagar Bista, sentenced Sanjiv Sah, 36, of Janakpurdham Sub-metropolitan City -7 Janakinagar to 10 and half years imprisonment and imposed a fine of Rs 6 lakh, on 22 March 2023, in the crime of attacking his wife Aarti Sah, 28, with…

March 23, 2023  
Attention of Chief Minister Drawn Towards Implementation of the Dalit Act

The representatives of the Provincial Dialogue Group and Informal Sector Service Center (INSEC), Madhesh Province, have drawn the attention of Madhesh Province Chief Minister Saroj Kumar Yadav to implement the Dalit Empowerment Act on 20 March. Acknowledging the attention letter submitted by Provincial Dialogue Group and INSEC Madhesh Province for…

March 21, 2023  
Complaint Filed Against Accused of Journalist Abuse

Chandni Jha, 30, Dhanusha correspondent of Prime Television, living in Janakpurdham Sub-Metropolitan City-11, filed a complaint against Kamodh Mandal, 32, a student studying at Ramswarup Ramsagar Multipurpose (RRB) Campus, Janakpurdham, at the District Police Office, Dhanusha, on 15 March, for allegedly mistreating her on 14 March. Journalist Jha has complained…

March 16, 2023  
Six Hundred and Sixty Eight Victims of Human Rights Violations and Abuses in Madhesh Province

Informal Sector Service Center (INSEC) Madhesh Province Office launched the Nepal Human Rights Year Book 2023 on 19 February at Janakpurdham in Janakpurdham during a press conference regarding the human rights situation of Madhesh province. According to the data presented, there were 668 victims of human rights violations in abuses…

February 20, 2023  
INSEC Team Handed Over Human Rights Defenders Bill to Speaker of Madhes Provincial Assembly

Informal Sector Service Center, INSEC, Central Office Management Head Shavechha Khadka, DISECA Program Manager Balkrishna Kattel, INSEC Madhesh Province Coordinator Raju Paswan and others handed over the Human Rights Defenders Bill to Madhesh Speaker Ramchandra Mandal on January 24, 2023. The Acting Chief Minister Lalwavu Raut and Attorney General Dipendra…

January 25, 2023  
Senior Citizens Forms Struggle Committee for Social Security

The senior citizens have formed a Struggle 'Sangharsha' Committee. They are protesting against Nagarine Municipality of Dhanusha for not providing the social security allowance to recipients such as senior citizens, disabled people, and single women from July 2022 to December 2022. The employees are protesting since December 4, 2022. They…

January 4, 2023  
Accused of Killing Arrested

Police has arrested Dilip Sah, 20, nephew of the victim, in the charge of killing Kabita Devi, 30, of Bideha Municipality-7, Belapatti, inflicting an electric shock on December 25. In the process of inflicting electric current, 14-month son of the deceased has been injured. Shreeram Sah, father of the injured…

December 28, 2022  
Accused of Killing Arrested

Amrita Kumari Yadav (Rita), 28, living in Bateshwar Rural Municipality-5, Shantipur, was killed by her husband , Birendra Kumar Yadav ,32, with an ax on December 12, 2022. The incident took place at 4 am during a dispute over tea. DSP Pradip Bahadur Chhetri said that Yadav was arrested by…

December 12, 2022