High Court Orders Authorities to Provide Details of Efforts and Progress Made for Control and Prevention of COVID-19

The Tulsipur High Court Nepalgunj  Bench has ordered District Administration Office, Chief District Officer and District Disaster Management Committee to appear with a brief description of the efforts and progress made so far in the control and prevention of COVID-19 on April 28, 2021. The writ was filed by lawyers…

April 29, 2021  
Sexual Abuse Accused Arrested

Police have arrested Junaid Halwai, 20, of Ghositol in Nepalgunj sub-metropolitan-4 on March 16 on the charge of sexually abusing a 15-year-old girl. The victim had lodged a complaint at the District Police Office on February 7 alleging that the accused had taken her to a hotel on January 29…

March 19, 2021  
Demonstration for the Acquisition of Fundamental Rights, Local Level Alleged for Not Addressing the Issue

The residents of Kohalpur Municipality-11, Shantinagar, have been protesting in front of the Kohalpur Municipality Office since February 21 demanding registration of the migration and permanently settling the landless citizens. The people of Kohalpur ward no.11 have alleged local level for not holding a meeting concerning the fundamental rights and not…

March 12, 2021  
Trafficking Accused Arrested

Police have arrested Muna Airi, 50, of Kohalpur Municipality-11, Durga Gurung, 30, of Baijnath Rural Municipality-3 and Motilal Kumai, 52, of the same place on November 9 on charges of trafficking two girls aged 12 and 14. According to SI Randhir Jaisi of the Area Police Office, the victim has…

November 11, 2020  
Refresher Training On Human Rights Statistics Archiving Completed

A refresher training on documenting the statistics of human rights violations and abuses have been completed in Nepalgunj on November 3 with the financial support of INSEC Lumbini Provincial Office, Nepalgunj and DCA. The training has been organized for the INSEC representatives of the districts working under INSEC Lumbini Provincial…

November 4, 2020  
Detention Cell Monitored By Human Rights Activists

The National Human Rights Commission, Nepal Bar Association, High Court Bar Association, INSEC and Advocacy Forum have jointly monitored the detention cell of the District Police Office and Area Police Office, Kohalpur. The monitoring team met the detainees and got information about their condition. They also met SP Om Bahadur…

September 24, 2020  
Beaten On Charge of Alleged Witchcraft: Complaint Filed Against Accused

A complaint has been filed against 28-year-old Majuna Khatun and 28-year-old Jamuna Khatun of Nepalgunj Sub-Metropolitan-2 for alleging a 57-year-old woman for witchcraft and beating her. According to DSP Subash Khadka of the District Police Office, the victim had lodged a complaint alleging that the accused had beaten her on…

September 3, 2020  
People Accused For Beating Journalist Arrested

Police have arrested Ajam Halwai (30) and Chand Babu Halwai (32) of Nepalgunj sub-metropolitan-3 on 3 July 2020, in accusation of beating journalist Tekendra Bashyal (30). Bashyal had gone to collect news related to a domestic dispute and the accused duo had beaten him and also destroyed his camera, informed…

July 5, 2020  
Rape Accused Arrested

Police have arrested a 22-year-old relative on 1 July 2020 in accusation of raping a 14-year-old girl. The victim met and informed INSEC's representative that she was raped on 29 June 2020 and the complaint was filed on 1 July 2020 at the Area Police Office of Kohalpur. The accused…

July 2, 2020  
Rape Accused Arrested 

Police have arrested an 18-year-old relative on 28 June 2020 in accusation of raping a nine-year-old girl.  The victim was raped on 28 June 2020 and the complaint was filed at the District Police Office on the same day by the victim’s father, informed victim’s sister to INSEC’s representative.   After receiving…

June 30, 2020