Four Members of Same Family Fatally Buried in Landslide

The occurrence of natural disasters has increased in Koshi Province as the monsoon has begun. Four members of the same family have lost their lives due to a landslide in Phaktanglung Rural municipality-4. The landslide that took place on the night of 31 June after continuous rain killed 71-year-old Ram…

June 14, 2024  
Accused Arrested for Incest Rape

Police arrested 32-year-old man from Sinja Rural Municipality-1 on 12 June for raping his 6-year-old daughter. Inspector Umesh Chand informed that the aggrieved party had filed a complaint at the District Police Office on 11 June alleging that the accused had raped the victim on 9 June. Inspector Chand said…

June 13, 2024  
Landslide Victims Search for Accommodation as Monsoon Begins

Thirty-three families displaced by the landslide in Gaurishankar Rural Municipality-8, Khare, are seeking temporary accommodation as this year's monsoon begins. The landslide that occurred on August 3 last year, swept away 33 households in Khare and Bashme of Gaurishankar Rural Municipality-8, with four people being fatally buried. As this year's…

June 13, 2024  
Accused Arrested for Killing Wife

Police arrested 65-year-old Pratap Singh Airi on 12 June for the charge of beating and killing his 60-year-old wife Suna Airi of Patan Municipality-4 Chillepani. Inspector Khem Bikram KC of District Police Office, Baitadi, informed that the accused was arrested after the victim died during treatment at the District Hospital,…

June 13, 2024  
Woman Arrested for Crime of Human Trafficking 

Police arrested 40-year-old Rampyari Mukhiya of Rupani Rural Municipality-1 and Rajbiraj Municipality-8, operator of Lakshmi Guest House, on June 10 for engaging women aged 16 to 40 in sexual acts and profiting from it. DSP Dhundiraj Neupane informed that based on the report of ASI Harendra Prasad Yadav, the District…

June 13, 2024  
Shortage of Free Medicines in Hospital Compelled Patients to Buy from Private Medicine Shops

Patients at Pashupati Chaulagain Memorial Hospital in Charikot, Bagmati are compelled to buy medicine on their own after a shortage of medicine in the hospital. The patients have expressed that the hospital charges a registration fee of Rs 25 along with additional costs for treatment from those seeking medical care.…

June 13, 2024  
Accused Arrested for Statutory Rape

A complaint has been filed against 18-years-old boy at the District Police Office on 11 June for Raping his 11-year-old sister. The aggrieved party in their complaint have alleged that the accused had raped the victim on 10 June. Inspector Ishwari Adhikari of the District Police Office informed INSEC that…

June 13, 2024  
Landslide in Sankhuwasabha Caused Death of a Laborer and Injured Two Others

A laborer in Chichila Rural Municipality-3, Solakhani was fatally buried by a landslide, while two others were injured. According to police, Gangaram Tharu from Bardiya district, working on the Arun-III hydropower project, died in the landslide on the night of June 11 after heavy rain. Inspector Ramkumar Lamichhane reported that…

June 12, 2024  
Demonstration Demanding Fair Investigation Into Couple Killing Incident

A demonstration was held in Kavre on 11 June, demanding a thorough investigation into the killing incident of 60-year-old Manbahadur Bal and his wife 50-year-old Kekaimaya Bal of Mahabharat Rural Municipality-4 Mahadevtar. The couple was found dead on 20 May. According to reports, after the couple didn't come in the…

June 12, 2024  
Complaint Filed Against Accused of Statutory Rape

A complaint against 25-year-old Dharmaraj Kurmi of Mayadevi Rural Municipality-1, has been filed at the Area Police Office, Lumbini on 10 June accusing him of raping a 16-year-old minor. The aggrieved party in their complaint have alleged that the accused had raped the victim on 25 May. Inspector Kanchan Tamang of…

June 12, 2024