Poverty Led Children of Tekanpur to leave School and Work as Wage Laborers

Children from Dalit Community of Manthali Municipality-2, Tekanpur are compelled to leave schools and have been working as wage laborers due to poverty. Dalit families from around 90 households of Sarki community have to work for days and nights for wage labor. Man Bahadur Sarki, a local, expressed that they…

February 26, 2024  
Complaint Against Accused of Rape

The aggrieved party filed a complaint against 21-year-old Dipak Chauhan of Suddhodhan Rural Municipality-5 Gogouli at the District Police Office on February 25 alleging that he raped a 17-year-old girl on January 10. DSP Manohar Prasad Bhatta of the District Police Office said that the accused is currently absconding and…

February 26, 2024  
Accused of Killing Arrested

Police arrested 40-year-old Kaji Sherpa on the charge of fatally beating his 38-year-old wife Kimu Sherpa of Siddhicharan Municipality-5, Biplate. Inspector Bikash Rai of the District Police Office said that the accused had beaten Kimu Sherpa to death during a domestic dispute on February 23. The victim died during treatment…

February 26, 2024  
Accused of Killing Arrested

Police arrested Bhim Bahadur Budha, 32, on February 23 for the charge of killing his 28-year-old wife Mankumari of Madi Rural Municipality-1 Jayalkhase on the same day. District Police Office Inspector Ram Narayan Gupta said that the accused killed his wife by hitting her on the neck with a sharp…

February 26, 2024  
INSEC Initiated Educational Support to Underprivileged Student

18-year-old Gita Shrestha of Class 12 at Bidhyajyoti Secondary School was supported with stationary and study materials on the coordination of ‘Bidhyajyoti Sahanshil Child Rights Group’ and ‘Panchapuri Human Rights Group’ at Panchapuri Rural Municipality-5 initiated by INSEC On February 24. Gita Shrestha, an orphan who has a 15-year-old brother,…

February 25, 2024  
Accused of Rape Arrested

Police arrested 53-year-old Jeet Bahadur Pahari of Bhumlu Rural Municipality-6 on February 23 for the charge of raping a nine-year-old girl. DSP Rajkumar Shrestha of the district police office said that the victim filed a complaint at the district police office on February 20, alleging that the accused had raped…

February 25, 2024  
Accused of Beating Arrested

26-year-old Manmaya Sherpa (Basnet) of Maiwakhola Rural Municipality-6 Fakumba was injured by the beating of her 31-year-old husband Dil Bahadur Basnet. Inspector Rajan Limbu of the District Police Office said that the accused tied Manmaya with a rope and beat her severely during a domestic dispute. The victim was injured…

February 23, 2024  
Nineteen Years Imprisonment for the Crime of Rape

The bench of the District Court Judge Gita Shrestha on February 22  sentenced 19 years imprisonment and  a fine of Rss.700000 to 29-year-old Rabi Dhungana of Galchi Rural Municipality-6 to for the crime of raping an 11-year-old girl. Registrar Madhav Bhandari of the district court informed that a compensation of…

February 23, 2024  
Journalists Reporting Mistreated

28-year-old Shaurav Shah, residing in Birgunj Metropolitan City- 10, the owner and journalist for www.youthsofbirgunj.com, an online newspaper operated by New Birgunj Media Network Pvt. Ltd., was subjected to abuse on February 19, 2024. During his coverage of a clash near the Statue of Girija Prasad Koirala on the aforementioned…

February 22, 2024  
Four Injured in Landmine Explosion

On February 22, 2024, during road excavation activities near Bhasubhir in Chure Rural Municipality-3, Sahajpur, an explosion occurred, resulting in injuries to four individuals. The injured parties include Bikash Thapa, a 24-year-old JCB driver from Alital Rural Municipality-8, Dadeldhura district; Hira Thapa, a 22-year-old roller operator from Surkhet district; Basant…

February 22, 2024