Suspect of the killing incident arrested.

On April 2, 2024, in Bagmati Municipality-4, a 70-year-old woman named Parvati Kumari Mahato was allegedly killed. Hemchan Mahato, 29, from the same area, was arrested by the police on April 3 in connection with the incident. The killing occurred at Parvati Kumari Mahato's home on the night of April…

April 4, 2024  
Rape incident under trial

The Saptari District Court, presided over by the esteemed Justice Shyambihaari Maurya, has made its final decision to escalate the case involving the alleged rape perpetrated by 25-year-old Ajay Prasad Yadav against an 18-year-old woman from Tilaithi Koiladi Municipality-1. The verdict, effective 21 March, mandates the transfer of the case…

April 4, 2024  
Sentenced to Five Years Imprisonment for Inhumane Treatment Related to Alleged Witchcraft

The Court sentenced Chedi Sada, 54, and his son Srichan Sada, 31, to imprisonment and imposed a them fine on March 29 for beating and subjecting 42-year-old Hiradevi Amaat of Mahadeva Rural Municipality-5 to inhumane treatment, accusing her of a witch. The bench of the District Judge Tilak Bahadur Karki…

April 2, 2024  
Accused of Abduction Arrested

Police arrested Krishna Yadav, 30, of Bishnupur Rural Municipality-4 on March 30, 2024 for the charge of abducting and killing a 15-year-old minor of Bishnupur Rural Municipality-4 on June 3, 2023. Victim’s father filed a complaint at the District Police Office on June 4, 2023 alleging that individuals including 21-year-old…

April 1, 2024  
Accused of Marital Rape Arrested

Twenty eight-year-old husband was arrested on March 29, 2024 for the charge of marital rape of his 21-year-old wife of Surunga Municipality-1. The victim filed a complaint at the local police office in Kadarbona on February 15, alleging that she was raped by her husband on the night of January…

April 1, 2024  
Women Evicted from house After Demise of Husband

Ambalika Kumari Raya, 26, from Dakneshwari Municipality-4, Bhutahi Kusaha, filed a complaint at the Saptari District Court on March 31. She alleged that she was evicted by her father-in-law Jogindra Raya, 58, mother-in-law Umadevi Raya, 55, sister-in-law Rinakumari Raya, 35, and brother-in-law Ajit Kumar Rai, 30, accusing her of being…

April 1, 2024  
Complaint Against Rural Municipality Chairperson

A complaint has been registered against 48-year-old Dinesh Yadav, Chairperson of Rupani Rural Municipality-1,  Pitambar Yadav, 35, immediate past Ward Chairperson of the same ward, Ram Yadav, 34, driver of the same place, and Saroj Yadav, 32, of Rupani Rural Municipality-2, in the district police office on March 29  on…

April 1, 2024  
Accused of Inhuman Behavior Appeared in Court

Taslim Mansuri of Chinnamasta Rural Municipality-7, Barahi Birpur, 40, who had been evading  after being charged with beating 40-year-old Kulsum Khatun on allegations of witchcraft, appeared in court on 27 March. The Saptari District Court had sent Mansuri to Rajbiraj Jail for pre-trial detention. The victim's husband, Murtuja Miya, filed…

March 29, 2024  
Rastra Swatantra Party Municipal Chairperson assaulted by Suspended Mayor

Khelanand Das, 33, Municipal Chairperson of Rashtriya Swatantra Party, of Rajbiraj Municipality-7 was beaten up by the suspended Mayor of Rajbiraj Municipality-9,Bhimraj Yadav, 57,  his son William Yadav and Gulab Yadav of Rajbiraj Municipality-7 on March 18. .   Das reported that the group of accused attacked him in front…

March 20, 2024  
Complaint Filed Against Suspect in Statutory Rape Case

District Police Office Kanchanrup registered a complaint against 22-year-old Dinanath Mukhiya of Tirahut Rural Municipality-4 Diman tole on December 25, 2023 under the charge of raping a 16-year-old girl. The aggrieved party lodged a complaint at the Area Police Office Kanchanrup on December 21 alleging that the accused had raped…

December 28, 2023