Accused of Attempt to Rape Arrested

Police have arrested Shatrodhan Yadav, 35, Manager of Prabhu Saving and Credit Cooperative of Gaushala Municipality-5 and resident of Sonama Rural Municipality-7 on August 18, 2022. The accused had tried to rape the victim on August 16 and the complaint was filed at the Area Police Office on the same…

August 19, 2022  
Accused of Rape Arrested

The police arrested a 24-year-old uncle on July 28, 2022, on the charge of raping an eight-year-old girl in Bardiwas Municipality. The victim alleged that the accused raped her on July 26. The victim filed a complaint at the Area Police Office Bardiwas on July 27. DSP Ravi Rawal of…

July 31, 2022  
Complaint Filed Against the Accused of Assaulting a Journalist

A complaint has been filed against Sanjay Rauniyar, 42, Ashok Yadav, 42, Ajit Chaudhary, 25, and Bitta Yadav, 42, of Gaushala Municipality in accusation of assaulting Lalan Mandal, 26, of Bardiwas Municipality-3, Gauridada. Lalan Mandal is the district reporter of News24 and the chairperson of Bardibas Municipal Journalist Network. The…

July 27, 2022  
Accused of Sexual Abuse Arrested

Police have arrested a 14-year-old boy on December 25, 202, on the charge of sexually abusing a 14-year-old girl. The victim had lodged a verbal complaint at the Chaulikha Police Station on the same day alleging that the accused had sexually abused her. According to Sub Inspector Mahendra Prasad Yadav,…

December 28, 2021  
Woman Killed by Family Member after Allegation of ‘Witchcraft’

Sheela Devi Jha, 42, of Madai, Mahottari Rural Municipality-3 was killed on October 13, 2021, after the allegation of witchcraft. Police have arrested Sanjay Kumar Jha, 42, on October 16 in accusation of killing Sheela Devi using a hammer. Sanjay is the brother-in-law of the victim. According to SP Dinesh…

October 18, 2021  
Accused of Witchcraft Allegation Arrested

Police have arrested Sikindar Mahato, 35, his wife Puranidevi Mahato, 32, his mother Pramiladevi Mahato, 65 and his brother Anil Mahato, 20 on the charge of misbehaving with Sukamariya Devi, 42, of Jaleshwor Municipality-4 and feeding her faeces with the allegation of witchcraft. Police have informed that they have recovered…

October 18, 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  
Wife Killed for Dowry, Accused Arrested

Police have arrested Mukesh Thakur, 29, and Rupesh Thakur, 27, on June 27, 2021, on the charge of killing Sujita Thakur, 26, of Loharpatti Municipality-7. Sujita was the wife of Mukesh and the accused have been alleged of killing her for insufficient dowry. According to the police, another accused of…

June 28, 2021  
Budget of Province 2: Prioritized Health, Agriculture, Education, Employment, and Tourism Sector

In the budget brought by the province government for the coming fiscal year, health, agriculture, education, employment opportunities and tourism sector have been given high priority. Minister for Economic Affairs and Planning Bijay Kumar Yadav has given special priority to health, agriculture, education, employment opportunities, and tourism in the budget…

June 17, 2021  
Complaint Filed Against Beating for Insufficient Dowry

A complaint has been lodged against 24-year-old Jog Narayan Sah and his family on the charges of beating Amrita Sah, 21, of Haripurwa Municipality-2, Sarlahi. The complaint was filed at the District Police Office on June 7, 2021, after the victim was beaten for bringing insufficient dowry. It is alleged…

June 12, 2021