Human rights violation incidents on rise: INSEC


Birendranagar, Feb 20

As many as 453 incidents of human rights violations occurred in the Karnali Province during the past one year.

The incidents include human rights violation from the state side and other factors.

Making public the Human Rights Year Book-2019 at Birendranagar on Tuesday, Informal Sector Service Center (INSEC) shared women have been more affected from the anti-human rights incidents.

According to the report, 343 women and 149 men were found affected in different human rights violation incidents.

Narayan Subedi, Karnali Province Coordinator of INSEC, informed the incidents of women rights violation topped the list in Karnali this year.

It includes 257 related to women rights, 87 related to child rights and 47 related to manhandle.