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  
Policies and Programs of Province 2: Prioritized Chure Conservation and Health Sector

The Province 2 government has announced to bring a special program for Chure Conservation. After presenting the policies and programs for 2021/22, the provincial government declared special assistance for Chure Conservation and will be coordinating with the local level and the federal government for it. On behalf of the government,…

June 11, 2021  
Journalist Abused for Gathering Information; Complaint Filed Against Accused

A complaint has been filed against Sanjeev Kumar Raya, Chairperson of the Local Road Consumers' Committee by Nabin Chaudhary, 30, of Jaleshwor, Mahottari correspondent of AP 1 Television. The complaint was filed after the accused had taken the communication devices of the victim and deleted the video he had captured.…

May 28, 2021  
Among 120 Persons’ Withdrawn Cases, 91 Belonged to Mahottari

The government had recently withdrawn the cases of 120 people out of which, 91 belonged to Mahottari. These 91 people were charged with causing arson to government and private property during their protest. On April 16, 2021, a meeting chaired by Mahottari’s Chief District Officer Tirtha Raj Bhattarai had recommended…

May 13, 2021