Classes Halted in the Regions Affected by Flood

Classes of the schools in Bhajani Municipality region have been halted for over a week, after suffering infrastructural damage as a result of a flood in the area. The regular activities of schools in the region were affected after the schools were deluged by incessant rainfall from September 17, 2020.…

September 29, 2022  
Team of Human Rights Activists Provide Food Aid

A local level Human Rights team of Bajnath Municipality, formed under INSEC, has provided food aid to an underprivileged person with a disability. With the initiative of INSEC, Kamal Bahadur Basnet, 37, resident of Baijnath Municipality-4 and a patient of kidney failure was provided food aid. INSEC’s District Facilitator along…

September 28, 2022  
Shortage of Health Worker takes a Toll on Inmates

Inmates of Myagdi District Prison have been left in turmoil due to a lack of health workers. Despite the allocation of positions for health workers by the Myagdi District Prison Office, the positions remain vacant for the past two years. The prison, situated in Khabara, Jyamrukkot, Beni Municipality-2, has an overall…

September 27, 2022  
Appeal to Protect the Life of Dr. Govinda KC

Informal Sector Service Centre (INSEC) has requested the government of Nepal to save the life of Dr. Govinda KC, respecting the constitutional obligation of the government to protect the lives of people. Dr. KC has been on a hunger strike for the last 12 days. INSEC has released a press…

September 23, 2022  
Accused of Killing Arrested

Swor Bahadur Namjali Magar, 35, has been arrested after being accused of stabbing his, wife Lalita Namajlai, 32, Magar to death, on September 22. The victim was a resident of Gauriganga Municipality- 5 Anadaiya. A local witness Laxmi Ramjali during a meeting with an INSEC representative stated that the accused, who…

September 23, 2022  
Accused of Rape Arrested

Police have arrested Ishwari Pun Magar, 21, of Salyan District, Triveni Rural Municipality-5 on October 6 on the charge of raping a 14-year-old girl. The accused was arrested on September 23, 2022. The victim filed a complaint against the accused at the District Police Office on the charge of raping…

September 23, 2022  
Accused of Rape Arrested

Police have arrested Dhiraj Magar, 19, of Chhaneshwari Rural Municipality-5 on the charge of raping a 13-year-old woman. The accused was arrested on September 23, 2022. The victim’s mother had filed a complaint against the accused in the District Police Office on the charge of raping the girl on September…

September 23, 2022  
Round-table Discussion on The Situation of Human Rights Defenders completed 

Bagmati Province Coordinator of National Human Rights Commission, Yagya Adhikari, informed about initiating talks regarding the issuance of identity cards to the Human Rights Defenders, in order to ensure their safety and security. Human Rights Defenders shared their concerns about having to put their own safety at risk while working for the protection and…

September 22, 2022  
Accused of Child Abduction Arrested

Police have arrested Anita Pal, 38, a resident of Rahasi, India on the charge of abducting a four-year-old boy. She was arrested on September 21, 2022. The victim’s family lodged a complaint at the District Police Office on September 21 stating that the child was abducted from his house on…

September 22, 2022  
Gothatar shooting victim dies 

55-year-old, Lal Mohomaad, who was seriously injured in a shooting incident that took place in Gothatar of Kageshwori Municipality-8, Kathmandu, has passed away.  The resident of Sarlahi Hariban Municipality was shot in his head, lower abdomen, and thigh. Initially, he was taken to Shankarapur Hospital, and then was transferred to Tribhuvan Teaching Hospital for…

September 21, 2022