SURKHET, July 11: The only nomadic tribe in Nepal, Rautes, have been dragged into a deep crisis due to the nationwide lockdown which has been enforced since March 24 earlier this year in the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak in the country.

SURKHET, Dec 29: The Rautes living in the forest of Gurash rural municipality in Dailekh district have been provided with warm clothes and nutritious food after the Rautes' chief called for humanitarian assistance.

SURKHET, July 7: Raute leader Surya Narayan had never imagined that he will one day work for money. The people of the endangered Raute community have neither been to school nor have engaged themselves in agricultural activities so far.

DULLU, June 19; The government is to provide citizenship cards to the Raute people leading a nomadic life in various districts of Karnali state.

SURKHET, June 18: Members of the endangered Raute tribe, who have long been demanding citizenship certificates, will be finally getting one.

DAILEKH, April 29: Normally the period in between mid- March and mid-May is marked by hotter days. But this time, the weather pattern did not follow the routine. It appeared as though the monsoon had arrived before the time. Unexpected things would obviously make people plan differently.

Rautes get their first salary!

March 14, 2019 05:30 am

SURKHET, March 14: Five members of the Raute community who were appointed as social workers by the Social Service Center (SOSEC) have received their first salary.

JAJARKOT, Feb 7: A group of Raute people from the forests of Surkhet has reached Jajarkot in search of food. Rautes are known as Nepal’s last nomadic tribe.

SURKHET, Oct 10: Raute, the last nomadic tribe of Nepal, has divided its people into clans to make their lives easier. This indigenous tribe has been roaming around the forests of Karali Province.

SURKHET, Sept 20: Raute leader Bir Bahadur Shahi has no idea what does constitution mean. People of his community refuse to obtain citizenship certificate and continue to live nomadic life in forests.

DAILEKH, Feb 25: A group of Raute community has recently shifted at the bank of Chham Ghat river of Kholi Bazar in Bhairabi Rural Municipality.

Raute demand voting rights

May 13, 2017 07:44 am

DAILEKH, May 12: The main leader of Raute community known as Mahamukhiya in the community, Manbahadur Shahi is very much excited with the local election. On Sunday, the country is set to conduct election in three provinces and Shahi wants to cast his vote to his preferred candidate. But the problem is, he cannot vote for anyone.

KATHMANDU , May 9: Kapil Shahi, a Raute youth who was undergoing treatment for burn injures at the Trauma Center in Kathmandu since April 20, was discharged from the hospital on Tuesday.Shahi had been suffering from third-degree burn injuries since one year.

KATHMANDU, May 9: Raute youth Kapil Shahi who was undergoing treatment for burn injures at Trauma Center since April 20 has been discharged from the hospital on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, May 9: The Office of the Prime Minister and Council of Ministers has provided Rs 500,000 to assist in the treatment of Kapil Shahi (Raute) of Achham and to also conduct kulpooja (ancestral worship) of the Raute community.

SURKHET, April 24: A Raute woman battling with uterus problem and pneumonia since a year succumbed to her diseases in lack on Saturday of proper medical treatment.

KATHMANDU, April 22: Health Minister Gagan Thapa has met Raute youth Kapil Shahi who is undergoing treatment for burn injures at Trauma Center on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, April 22: After rigorous persuasion, a Raute family with traditional mindset finally agreed to seek medical intervention for one of its injured members.

KATHMANDU, April 21: Kapil Shahi, a youth of Raute community, who has been suffering from burn injuries for the last one year, has been hospitalized at Trauma Center.