Daughter-in-Law Arrested for Allegedly Killing Mother-in-Law

Police have arrested Bishnumaya Limbu,32, Sangurigarhi village-4 Paksiv, on charges of killing her mother-in-law, Sukmaya Limbu, 63. The arrest took place on June 23, 2023, following an investigation into the unfortunate incident. According to the District Police Office, Inspector Man Prasad Shrestha, the accused daughter-in-law was apprehended at her residence…

June 24, 2023  
Complaint Registered Against Accused of Witch Craft Allegations

Police have registered a complaint against the 55-year-old man who accused his 46-year-old daughter-in-law of witchcraft at the District Police Office, Dhankuta. The victim's 22-year-old son said that his father-in-law, who was living with his family in Sagol, repeatedly called her a witch and threatened to feed her human excrement.…

June 9, 2023  
Teacher Complains of Unpaid Salary

Srijana Bhattarai, a teacher, has complained that she has not received her salary as a teacher at Janakalyan Secondary School in Dhankuta Municipality-10. Bhattarai, a teacher, complained that she was not paid for her work after being assigned to the third-grade science subject at the lower secondary level on October…

June 5, 2023  
Accused of Killing a Senior Citizen Arrested

Niroj Katuwal, 22, of Mahalaxmi Municipality-5, has been arrested by the police on 25 February in the charge of killing a 70-year-old senior citizen Mana Bahadur Basnet. Body of the deceased was found in his bedroom while the head was found one kilometer away from his home on 24 February.…

February 25, 2023  
Accused of Rape Arrested

A 16-year-old boy from Chaubise Rural Municipality-2, has been arrested by the police on 23 February in the charge of rape of a 12-year-old girl. Aggrieved party had filed a complaint at the area police office on 21 February alleging that the accused rape the victim on 11 December 2022.…

February 23, 2023  
Accused of Attempt to Rape Arrested

Santosh Tamang, 30, of Bhojpur Municipality-5, Bokhem residing on Dhankuta Municipaloty-1, has been arrested by the police on January 9, in the charge of attempting to rape a 22-year-old woman. Victim’s family filed a complaint at the district police office on January 7, alleging that the accused attempted to rape…

January 10, 2023  
Lack of Clean Drinking Water in Golkhadi, Askot Village in Dhankuta

Article 35 of the Constitution enshrines Right to Health as a Fundamental Right. Sub-Article 4 further establishes The Right to Clean Drinking Water under the Right to Health. Despite that, the locals of Golkhadi and Askot of Sangurigarhi Rural Municipality are being deprived of the Right to Clean Drinking Water.…

January 4, 2023  
Complaints of lack of Disability-Friendly Voter Education and Polling Stations-Province 1, House of Representatives and Provincial Assembly Election

The Election Commission is preparing to promote voter education materials through print media, audio-visual communication, publishing, and broadcasting medium for the House of Representatives and Provincial Assembly Member Election to held on November 20. However, voters with disability in the district have complained that there is a problem for them…

November 15, 2022  
Accused of Rape Arrested

A team of Area Police Office, Sabala has arrested Ram Narayan Sah, 55, and Noor Mohammad, 35, residents of Sabala Municipality-9 Kusamaha, on the charge of gang-raping a 24-year-old woman. According to the police, three of the accused are absconding. The victim filed a complaint at the Area Police Office,…

August 10, 2022  
Accused of Rape Arrested

Police arrested a 15-year-old boy from Mahalakshmi Municipality-7 on July 24, 2022, on the charge of raping an eight-year-old girl. The accused had raped the victim on July 12 and the victim had filed a complaint against the accused at Jitpur police station on July 8. The elder brother of…

July 25, 2022