Four Females Rescued from an Orchestra in India

A joint team of Nepal Police and Maiti Nepal Birgunj's Periodic Shelter has rescued a girl and three young women hired to dance in an orchestra in India and brought them to Nepal on July 26, 2021. They were rescued from Chhauda Dano, a town about 25 km southeast of…

July 28, 2021  
Monitoring of Supply, Storage and Distribution of COVID-19 Vaccines in Mahottari

A team of Consultation and Monitoring Committee of Province 2 formed by the National Human Rights Commission has monitored the supply, storage, and distribution of the vaccines on July 25, 2021. A team consisting of Raju Paswan, Coordinator of Informal Sector Service Centre (INSEC) Province 2, Manmaya Rana Magar, Kiran…

July 27, 2021  
Constitutional Assembly Member Gupta Arrested in Accusation of Arson

DSP Gautam Mishra of the District Police Office informed that Constitutional Assembly (CA) Member Pramod Gupta, 40, of Karaiyamai rural municipality-5 who is also the Central Member of the People's Socialist Party was arrested along with District Spokesperson of People's Socialist Party Arun Kumar Singh, 42, of Devatal rural municipality-1.…

July 26, 2021  
Monitoring of Supply, Storage and Distribution of COVID-19 Vaccinations

A team of Consultation and Monitoring Committee of Province 2 formed by the National Human Rights Commission has monitored the supply, storage, and distribution of the vaccines on July 23, 2021. A team consisting of Raju Paswan, Coordinator of Informal Sector Service Centre (INSEC) Province 2, Manmaya Rana Magar, Human…

July 24, 2021  
Sexual Abuse Accused Arrested

Area Police Office of Dhalkewar has arrested Thana Prasad Bhattarai, 77, of Majhi Tole in Mithila Municipality-10 on July 22 on charges of sexually abusing girls of age seven, eight, and 10 years. The victims have accused the elderly of sexually abusing them while they had gone to pick guavas…

July 23, 2021  
Karna and Devkota to be felicitated with Vaidya-Prakash Human Rights Award

Ruby Karna of Khadak Municipality-8 and Anita Devkota of Rajbiraj Municipality-7 will be felicitated with the Vaidya-Prakash Human Rights Award this year for their contribution in the field of human rights and social justice. Karna has unceasingly contributed to the field of political change and social justice. Likewise, Devkota has…

July 21, 2021  
Rape Accused Arrested

Police have arrested Sunil Mahato, 27, of Birjung Metropolitan-21 and Shivabalak Mahato, 25, of Pokhariya Municipality-6 on July 14, 2021, in accusation of raping a 19-year-old woman. The victim is a resident of Rukum. She had complained against Sunil Mahato on July 14 at the District Police Office. Sunil is…

July 17, 2021  
Victim of Domestic Violence Admitted to Hospital After INSEC’s Initiative

Jyoti Sah, 21 of Mahadeva Rural Municipality-6, Dhikali is a victim of domestic violence. On July 14, 2021, the injured victim was admitted to Gajendra Narayan Singh Hospital in Rajbiraj after the initiative of INSEC representative Manohar Kumar Pokharel. According to Pokharel, the victim was beaten by father-in-law Shree Lal…

July 15, 2021  
Rape Accused Arrested

Police have arrested Dharmaraj Kanu, 25, of Pipra in Bahudarmai Municipality-2 on July 14, 2021, on the charge of raping a 15-year-old girl on June 28. The accused had lured her with an offer of marriage and job but instead had raped her in Sakhuwa Prasani Rural Municipality-4. The victim's…

July 15, 2021  
Rape Accused Arrested

Police have arrested Lakhichan Sadaya, 18, of Sakhuwanankarkatti Rural Municipality-3 on July 11, 2021, on the charge of raping a seven-year-old girl. The victim was raped on July 11. The victim’s mother informed that she had lodged a complaint against the accused at the Area Police Office, Lahan on the…

July 13, 2021