Province Two Gets Named as Madhes Province and Janakpur becomes its Capital

The assembly meeting of Province 2 has decided the name of the province as ‘Madhes’ and has designated Janakpurdham as its provincial capital on January 17, 2022. Out of 104 members of the provincial parliament, 99 were present on January 17. Of the total 99 provincial assembly members attending the…

January 17, 2022  
Accused of Rape Arrested

Police have arrested Muneshwar Raya Amatya , 55, of Sabaila Municipality-9 on January 9, 2022 on the accusation of raping a 36-year-old woman. Manoj Paswan, a local, informed that the victim was rescued by the locals after she shouted while being raped by the accused. A complaint was filed by…

January 9, 2022  
Interaction Program on the Situation of Human Rights in Province 2

Informal Sector Service Centre INSEC Province 2 has successfully completed the interaction program on the situation of human rights in Province 2. The program was held on December 31. Mr. Raju Paswan, Coordinator of INSEC Province 2, said that the number of human rights violations in Province 2 has increased…

December 31, 2021  
Province Government Announces Relief to Farmers Affected by Storm and Rain

Minister for Land Management, Agriculture and Cooperative of Province 2, Bijay Yadav, shared that crops have been severely damaged due to unseasonal and continuous rain and storm and assured that relief distribution program will be conducted in the coordination and participation of all three tiers of the government.  This information…

October 21, 2021  
Mother Commits Suicide After Killing Two Sons

Gudiya Sah, 24, from Nagarain Municipality–7, Phulgaama; committed suicide after throttling her two sons, Abhishek Sah, five, and Aditya Shah, three, on the evening of October 8, 2021. DSP of District Police Office, Dhanusha, Jitendra Basnet informed that Gudiya hanged herself on the ceiling after killing her two sons while…

October 9, 2021  
COVID Vaccines Found Being Sold in a Medical Store in Dhanusha

Police have arrested Kamlesh Mandal of Shreeram Health Care of Shahidnagar Municipality-3 and Devsharan Yadav, Assistant Health Worker of Primary Health Centre on September 16, 2021, on the charge of trading COVID vaccines. The accused duo was found doing so during monitoring by the Municipality’s Discipline Committee’s chairperson Kanhaiya Mukhia,…

September 16, 2021  
Case of Attempted Rape “Reconciled” with Cash

A 25-year-old woman has alleged that Pradeep Yadav, 40, of Mithila Bihari Municipality-4 had attempted to rape her on September 8, 2021, but the issue was reconciled with an amount of NRs. 500,000. Yadav has been trading buffaloes in Chorakoyalpur of Shahid Municipality-2 and it has been alleged that the…

September 13, 2021  
Locals of Dhanusha Deprived of Pure Drinking Water

Consumers of Janakpurdham have complained that the water supplied by the Nepal Water Supply Corporation is contaminated and they are compelled to drink the water mixed with sewage. Ashok Sah, a resident of Janakpurdham Sub-Metropolitan-11, said that he has been compelled to drink impure water mixed with mud and turbid…

September 13, 2021  
Court Orders Imprisonment of 10 Years and Six Months to the Guilty of Acid Attack

District Court of Dhanusha has ordered 10 and half years of imprisonment to the guilty of acid attack. Sanjeev Sah, 25, of Janakpurdham Submetropolitan-20, Devpura Rupaitha was imprisoned for 10 years and six months jail term after he was proven guilty for an acid attack on his wife Aarati Sah,…

August 27, 2021  
Death in Detention: Police on Duty Suspended for Six Months

Paltu Ravidas, 40, of Laxminiya Rural municipality-2 died in the custody of the District Police Office after which Jayaprakash Yadav, 30, the policeman on duty during the death has been suspended on August 3, 2021. It has been informed that Yadav has been suspended for six months. On August 3,…

August 4, 2021