COVID Hospital of Mahottari Vandalized By Patient’s Family

The Covid Hospital located within the premises of the Provincial Hospital of Province 2, was vandalized on May 11, 2021. According to Dr Pramod Yadav, Medical Superintendent of the Provincial Hospital, the relatives of the deceased covid patient vandalized the hospital after the patient’s death. According to Dr Yadav, the…

May 11, 2021  
Sexual Abuse Accused Arrested

Police have arrested Raju Sheikh, 20, of Lahan Municipality-5 on the charges of sexually abusing a 12-year-old girl. The victim's mother said that the complaint was lodged against the accused on May 10, 2021, for sexually abusing her daughter. The girl has been examined at Ram Kumar Umaprasad Memorial Hospital…

May 9, 2021  
Patient Loses Life Due to Lack of Treatment

A 45-year-old man died in Bateshwor on May 4, 2021, due to the lack of treatment. He had been suffering from cold and fever for five days and was brought to Janakpur-based Provincial Hospital for treatment at 8 pm on May 3. The ambulance driver had brought him back to…

May 4, 2021  
Court Declares Seven Years’ Imprisonment to the Guilty of Rape

District Court of Saptari has sentenced Deepnarayan Safi also known as Dipen, 37, of Bishnupur Rural Municipality-3 to seven years of jail term for raping a 30-year-old woman. The verdict was given on April 29, 2021, by District Judge Surya Narayan Adhikari. Along with the imprisonment, the guilty also has…

April 30, 2021  
INSEC Representative Selected As Women Human Rights Defenders’ Advisor

Women Human Rights Defenders Network Saptari has nominated Informal Sector Service Centre (INSEC) Representative Manohar Kumar Pokharel as its advisor. According to the network, INSEC representative Pokharel, second female teacher of Saptari Manju Shrestha and chairperson of Dowry-free Mithila, Karuna Jha have been nominated as advisors at the inauguration ceremony…

April 27, 2021  
Arson Caused in School by Unidentified Group

An unidentified group has set fire to Janakpur Public School at Bishwakarma Chowk of Janakpurdham Sub-Metropolitan-4 on April 24, 2021. The school administration stated that the fire destroyed the property worth around NRs. 2 million. According to the principal Engineer Basanta Raj Sah, administrative and financial documents of the school,…

April 26, 2021  
Seven Injured in Clash over School Padlock

Seven people, including a policeman, were injured in a clash between the police and students who had gone to open a padlock demanding the appointment of Pawan Rai as a teacher. The school was closed for the past seven days. The injured have been identified as Jay Kumar Rai, 16, Ram…

April 22, 2021  
Police Accused of Abusing Journalist While Taking a Video

Raj Karan Mahato, 29, a resident of Bardibas Municipality-13, Secretary of the Federation of Nepali Journalists, Mahottari and District Correspondent of Annapurna Post, has accused a policeman of Area Police Office Gaushala of misbehaving with him on April 20, 2021. According to Mahato, the police misbehaved when he was trying…

April 21, 2021  
Complaint Filed Against Accused of Misbehaviour

District Correspondent of Naya Patrika Daily, Surendra Kamati, 37, of Siraha Municipality-7, and Correspondent of Avenues Television Shubh Narayan Kamati, 39, of Siraha Municipality-11 have been mistreated while they were reporting a case on the allegation of witchcraft. A complaint has been lodged against Ram Chandra Sah, 28, of Aurahi…

April 19, 2021  
Court Orders Six Months’ Imprisonment to the Guilty of Rape

Mohammad Akhtar, 21, of Kalyanpur Municipality-8 has been sentenced to six months imprisonment and fined Rs 40,000 as compensation by the district court on April 12 for raping a 16-year-old girl. A bench of Judge Prakash Kharel passed the order. The victim had lodged a complaint at the Area Police…

April 15, 2021