Stories Tagged 'Torture'
Two days after the death of Free Madhes activist Ram Manohar Yadav in police custody, his family has demanded investigation into the incident suspecting torture as the cause.
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Though torture is prohibited, systemic torture by the state is a common practice
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The incidents of torture in Tarai districts have been found to be higher than the national average due largely to lack of awareness and laws.
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The government has proposed five-year jail and Rs50,000 fine for a person inflicting torture and those encouraging it.
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A pregnant woman of Fatuwa Maheshpur-2 in Rautahat district was tortured and evicted from her home by her in-laws. T
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A Nepali individual has filed a complaint at the United Nations Human Rights Committee claiming that he was tortured by the police during insurgency.
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