One Hundred and Fifty-One Applications from Families of Martyrs

An annual budget approved program of the Province one government (for the financial year 2023-2024) that compensates 100,00 rupees to families of martyrs of the People's War, Second People's Movement, Madesh Movement, and Indigenous Movement has received one hundred and fifty-one applications within the district. A petition was submitted to…

January 18, 2023  
Complaint Filed Against the Accused of Rape

A complaint has been filed against Laxman Sunwar, 53, of Aatharai Rural Municipality-2 at the District Police Office on the charge of raping a 63-year-old female. The complaint was filed on September 7, 2022, stating that the accused had raped the victim on September 3. The accused had absconded immediately…

September 8, 2022  
Court Orders Imprisonment to the Guilty of Rape

The District Court of Taplejung has sentenced a 70-year-old man to 11 months’ jail term for raping (Incest) a six-year-old girl. Shretedar Shambhu Prasad Regmi told INSEC that the bench of District Judge Prakash Raut declared him guilty and gave the verdict on February 22, 2022. The perpetrator was also…

February 22, 2022  
Court Orders 19 Years Imprisonment to the Guilty of Rape

The district court of Taplejung has ordered jail term of 19 years to Deepak Bishwakarma, 27, of Nighuradin at Atharai Tribeni Rural Municipality- 1 for raping a 13-year-old girl. The verdict was given by the bench of Judge Prakash Raut. The guilty was also charged NPR 100,000 as compensation to…

January 19, 2022  
Court Orders Life Imprisonment to the Guilty of Killing

Aakash Limbu, 30, also known as Pratap, a resident of Santhakra, Meringden Rural Municipality-2 has been sentenced to life imprisonment by the district court on October 4, 2021, for intentionally killing Khadka Bahadur Limbu, 50, of Santhakra, Meringden Rural Municipality-2 and illegally keeping arms. Aakash had killed Khadka on April…

October 5, 2021  
Court Orders 11 Years’ Imprisonment to the Guilty of Rape

Lakpatarke Sherpa, 19, of Maiwakhola Rural Municipality-5, Fakumba has been sentenced to 11 years jail term by the District Court of Taplejung for raping an 18-year-old girl. A bench of Judge Prakash Raut declared him guilty and passed the verdict on October 3, 2021. Bench Assistant Nimachiring Sherpa told INSEC…

October 4, 2021  
Sexual Abuse Accused Arrested

Police have arrested Sagendra Rai, 31, of Limbudin in Sidingma Rural Municipality-5 on July 3, 2021, on the charge of sexually abusing a 12-year-old girl. The victim had lodged a complaint against the accused at the District Police Office on accusing him of sexually abusing her on June 25 Inspector…

July 6, 2021  
Court Orders Seven Months of Imprisonment to the Guilty of Murder

Dalamu Sherpa, 40, of Dhungesanghu in Maiwakhola Rural Municipality-1 has been sentenced to seven months of imprisonment by the district court on June 16, 2021, for killing a one-year-old girl Futuki Sherpa by pouring hot water on her on November 19, 2020. A bench of Judge Prakash Raut has ordered…

June 17, 2021  
Rape Accused Arrested

Police have arrested Dawa Sherpa, 22, of Hangdeva in Fungling Municipality-9 on June 9, 2021, on charges of raping a 16-year-old girl. The victim was raped on February 2021 and according to Inspector Kailash Kumar Adhikari of the District Police Office, the victim had lodged a complaint against the accused…

June 11, 2021  
Complaint Filed Against Accused of Rape

A complaint was filed against Dhan Bahadur Lohar, 25, of Meringden Rural Municipality-2, Santhakra, on June 2, 2021, in accusation of raping a 14-year-old girl. According to the victim’s family, she was raped on May 28 and 28, said DSP Balan Singh Rana. The health checkup of the victim was…

June 3, 2021