Stories Tagged 'Sexual harassment'
An investigation by The Kathmandu Post found previously undisclosed details of the chain of events that unfolded since the students filed a complaint of sexual harassment at Tri-Chandra in 2011, which ultimately resulted in the case being withdrawn. The  findings are based on interviews with the women, their friends who were in the same examination hall, former and current Tribhuvan University and Tri-Chandra Campus officials, and activists who were involved in the legal proceedings. All of them told the Post that direct and indirect threats to the women and the lack of a mechanism to handle sexual harassment complaints in the university led to a “half-hearted” compromise.
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अध्यापक कृष्ण बहादुर भट्टचनले छात्राहरुलाई अनुचित तरिकाले छुने, सुम्सुम्याउने तथा अशिष्ट यौनजन्य प्रतिक्रिया जनाउने गरेको भूतपूर्व विद्यार्थीहरुको आरोप; यी क्रियाकलापहरुमा आफ्नो  संलग्नतालाई अस्विकार गर्दै  यी आरोपले आफू ‘अचम्म’मा परेको भट्टचनको प्रतिक्रिया
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Sexual harassment of girls in schools largely goes unreported
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An emergency meeting of the Executive Council of Tribhuvan University has suspended Baubalal Sah, Assistant Dean at the Faculty of Education, Tribhuvan University, for allegedly misbehaving with a female student.
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Silent students

Feb 20 2019

Usually vociferous unions are keeping mum on harassment
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The morning Bhrikuti Rai’s piece (‘Tribhuvan University lecturer sexually harassed female students for years’, Jan 24 2019) appeared in The Kathmandu Post, my father who teaches social work and sociology to first year Bachelor’s students at a TU-affiliated college said he felt dismayed and hopeless.
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