Rape Accused Arrested

Police have arrested Dular Mukhia, 40, of Siraha Municipality-12 on May 10, 2021, in accusation of raping a 15-year-old girl. According to the victim's mother, the victim was raped on April 23, 2021, but the accused tried to reconcile the case in the village therefore the complaint was delayed. The…

May 13, 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  
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  
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  
Complaint Filed Against Rape Attempt Accused

Kamalesh Sah, 25, of Lahan Municipality-21 has lodged a complaint against the 19-year-old girl. According to the victim's mother, the accused had tried to rape the victim on March 29 and had lodged a complaint at the Area Police Office, Lahan on April 2. The victim has been examined at…

April 5, 2021  
Court Declares 14 Years’ Imprisonment to the Guilty of Rape

Deepak Rai has been sentenced to 14 years in prison by a bench of Judge Prakash Kharel of District Court for raping a 12-year-old girl. The verdict was passed on March 24, 2021. It accused has also been charged NRs. 35,000 as compensation to the victim. The victim had lodged…

March 26, 2021  
Court Decides to Postpone the Case of Sexual Abuse

District Court, Siraha has decided to adjourn the case against Kisun Mukhiya, 40, of Karjanha Municipality-3, Jayanagar, Madhuwani District, India, on March 23 on the charge of sexually abusing a 13-year-old girl. A bench of Justice Dhruba Kumar Upreti passed the order. The court has stated that the case has…

March 25, 2021  
Court Declares 11 Years’ of Imprisonment to the Guilty of Rape

Ramesh Nayak, 40, of Lahan Municipality-5 has been sentenced to 11 years imprisonment and was also fined Rs 50,000 as compensation by the District Court, Siraha on March 18 for raping a 17-year-old girl. A bench of Justice Giriraj Gautam passed the verdict. The victim was raped on April 15,…

March 19, 2021  
Eight Injured in the blast at the Land Revenue Office

Eight persons, including beneficiaries and employees, were injured when a pressure cooker bomb exploded at the Land Revenue Office in Lahan Municipality-8 on March 14. The injured have been identified as Shiva Kumar Yadav, 38, of Bishnupur Rural Municipality-3. Yadav is an employee of the office. The beneficiaries were identified…

March 14, 2021