Accused of Beating Police on Duty Arrested

Ramsharan Pokhrel and Rameshwor Pokhrel of Siranchowk Rural Municipality were arrested on July 1, 2022, on the charge of beating Arjun Bahadur Sen, 34, constable of the temporary Police Station and policeman Ananta Bahadur Rokka, 28, while they were on duty. The accused were under the influence of alcohol when…

July 3, 2022  
Scarcity of ORS at Health Posts in Patarasi

The health post of Patarasi in Jumla district has been experiencing a scarcity of Oral Rehydration Salts (ORS). There has been a scarcity of ORS from the last month after which the beneficiaries face problems. Monsoon is the season of various water-borne diseases. Mun Maya Bohora, a local, says, the…

July 3, 2022  
Update of July 2 Regarding COVID-19 Infection 

The number of COVID-19 infected people has reached 979,762 after additional 331 new cases were detected positive in Nepal on July 2, 2022. According to the Ministry of Health and Population, 967,496 of the total infected have recovered, and the recovery rate has reached 98.7% along with the 16 latest…

July 2, 2022  
Accused of Rape Arrested

Police have arrested an 81-year-old grandfather on the charge of raping his 11-year-old granddaughter. The accused was arrested on July 2, 2022. The victim was raped on June 30 at her residence. Assistant Sub Inspector Boj Bahadur Khatri told INSEC that the victim’s family filed a complaint at the Area…

July 2, 2022  
Update of July 1 Regarding COVID-19 Infection 

The number of COVID-19 infected people has reached 979,729 after additional 35 new cases were detected positive in Nepal on July 1, 2022. According to the Ministry of Health and Population, 967,480 of the total infected have recovered, and the recovery rate has reached 98.8% along with the 15 latest…

July 1, 2022  
Accused of Rape Arrested

Police have arrested 23-year-old Bhikhari Raya Yadav of Basbariya Rural Municipality-6 Soharwa on June 29, 2022, on the charge of raping a 17-year-old girl. The victim had lodged a complaint at the District Police Office, Malangwa on June 30 accusing the Yadav of raping the girl on May 28. According…

July 1, 2022  
Accused of Rape Arrested

Police have arrested Tanka Bahadur BK, 40, of Mulpani in Tripura Sundari Rural Municipality-3 on June 30, 2022, on the charge of raping a five-year-old girl. According to DSP Jageshwor Bhandari, the victim's family lodged a complaint at the District Police Office on June 30 alleging that the girl was…

July 1, 2022  
Relief Provided to Needy Families in Coordination with Human Rights Group

The Human Rights Group Bandganga formed by INSEC has provided relief materials to Ghaughi Tharu, 61, of Bandganga Municipality-11, Southern Chetiya in coordination with Bandganga Municipality. The chairperson of the group, Indira Shrestha informed that the relief package includes groceries, household supplies, vegetables, fruits and clothes. The human rights group’s…

July 1, 2022  
Network Formed Against Child Marriage, INSEC Becomes Member

A network was formed in Dailekh against Child Marriage. The network was formed on June 29 with 11 members including Informal Sector Service Centre (INSEC) under the coordination of SOSEC Nepal at a meeting of active civil society organizations in Dailekh. The co-coordinator of the network are Seto Gurans Child…

July 1, 2022  
Accused of Attempt to Murder Arrested

Police have arrested Ujjwal Chanara, 42, of Tulsipur Sub-Metropolitan-9 on June 28 on the charge of trying to kill his wife Maya Shrestha, 28, by sprinkling petrol in her room. According to the victim, the accused had sprinkled petrol in the room, set it on fire and locked the room.…

July 1, 2022