Accused Sentenced to Two Years Imprisonment for Sexually Abusing Minor

The District Court sentenced 19-year-old Sudan Giri of Ghorahi Sub-metropolitan City-6 to two years imprisonment for the crime of sexually abusing a 12-year-old minor. Registrar Damodar Ghimire informed that the bench of Tejnarayan Paudel on June 14 found the accused guilty and sentenced him to two years imprisonment, along with…

June 15, 2024  
INSEC Calls to Recommend Names for Prakash Human Rights Award

INSEC has issued a public call to recommend names for the Prakash Human Rights Award, established in memory of Prakash Kafle, the Founder General Secretary of INSEC. The names of people working for human rights and social justice can be recommended at hraward@insec.org.np as per INSEC. INSEC established the Prakash…

June 14, 2024  
Accused Sentenced to 12-year-imprisonment for Statutory Rape

The District Court sentenced 27-year-old Milan Ghimire of Suryodaya Municipality-4, Shriantu to 12-year-old imprisonment for raping a 15-year-old minor. Registrar Indra Kumar Shrestha of the District court informed that the bench of Keshav Prasad Ghimire on 12 June gave the accused the following verdict along with a fine of Rs 5,00,000. The…

June 14, 2024  
INSEC on Sneha Kendra Operations Management Committee

INSEC representative Manohar Kumar Pokharel has been selected as the Vice-chairperson of the 11-member management committee on June 13 to operate Sneha Kendra (Female Friendly Space). This facility was established to reduce gender-based violence risks for fire victims, pregnant women, postnatal women, teenagers, children, and senior citizens in Mahadeva Rural…

June 14, 2024  
Female Police Constable Found Dead in District Police Office

Karishma Sunar, a 25-year-old female Police Constable from Khajura Rural Municipality-4, working at the District Police Office, Siraha was found dead on 13 June. According to SP Ramesh Pandit of the District Police Office, Siraha, Sunar had gone for lunch at 2 o'clock after completing her morning duty and afternoon…

June 14, 2024  
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