KATHMANDU, Jan 9: Minister for Foreign Affairs NP Saud has said that the family members of 115 Nepali nationals, who joined the Russian army, have applied for government assistance to rescue them.

KATHMANDU, Jan 1: MP Rajendra Bajgai rescued a seriously ill 72-year-old man, Phunjo Lama, from the remote northern area of Gorkha district, on the first day of the English New Year. The elderly resident from Chumnubri Chekampar was airlifted to Kathmandu for medical attention.

KATHMANDU, Dec 17: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has urged the government to rescue the Nepali citizens who have become involved in the conflict between Russia and Ukraine.

BENI (Myagdi), Dec 7: Hirakumari Chokhal, a resident of Beni municipality-9, Ghalan Kaulegaunda, has been rescued alive in Kuwait. She had been suffering from extreme forms of labor exploitation in the course of her employment.

KATHMANDU, Dec 6: A Nepali individual, who is a prisoner of war (POW) in Ukraine, has requested the Nepal government to rescue him. In a video posted by the POW on social media, he has publicly appealed to the government for assistance in his rescue, expressing concerns for the well-being of his parents.

POKHARA, Nov 24: Police have safely rescued a group of foreign tourists who were lost and out of contact for five days while trekking from Dolpa to Mustang. During the trek, they lost their way while en route to Mustang from Dolpa.

Injured tiger rescued in Bardiya

November 12, 2023 13:00 pm

BARDIYA, Nov 12: An injured tiger has been captured from Bardiya's Thakurbaba Municipality-2 in Karmala within the Bardia National Park area. A female tiger in a sick and dying condition was rescued for care and treatment.

KARNALI, Nov 6: The Karnali provincial government has given continuity to the search, rescue and relief efforts of the earthquake victims in the province. Chief Minister Raj Kumar Sharma said members of the Council of Ministers of the province were working in the quake affected areas. Following the conclusion of the search and rescue efforts, the rehabilitation of the victims would be carried forward, he said.

KATHMANDU, Nov 5: The government has decided to prepare an integrated action plan and build earthquake-resistant housing within one year for the rehabilitation of those affected by the Jajarkot earthquake, while enabling the search, rescue and relief distribution.

KATHMANDU, Nov 4: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has appealed to all concerned sides to rescue those injured in the earthquake in Jajarkot and Rukum West districts and arrange free and effective treatment for them.

KATHMANDU, Nov 4: Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) has mobilized a team to rescue, treat, and provide relief to Jajarkot earthquake victims.

KATHMANDU, Oct 23: On Sunday, two additional Nepali citizens were successfully rescued from Israel as part of Operation Ajay, led by India. This initiative, which began 11 days ago, aims to rescue individuals affected by the conflict between Israel and Palestine.

KIMATHANKA (SANKHUWASABHA), Oct 20: A foreign tourist has been rescued by a helicopter from Thudam of Bhotkhola Rural Municipality in Sankhuwasabha district.

KATHMANDU, Oct 18: A total of 18 Nepali nationals have been evacuated from Israel with the help of the Indian government.

19 more Nepalis rescued from Israel

October 17, 2023 13:00 pm

KATHMANDU, Oct 17: The government has rescued 19 people who had applied online to return to Nepal following attacks on Israel by the group Hamas. The government rescued these 19 Nepalis from Israel with the help of an Indian aircraft.

KATHMANDU, Oct 12: A Nepal Airlines Corporation (NAC) plane that left for Israel this morning to bring back the Nepali nationals who want to return home in the aftermath of the Palestinian militant group Hamas' recent attack will return to Nepal at 9 PM today itself.

KATHMANDU, Oct 10: The government has taken steps to evacuate Nepalis currently in Israel, with two aircraft being kept ready for the rescue mission.

KATHMANDU, Oct 10: Two days after the massive strike by Hamas militants in Israel, the Government of Nepal has finally decided to repatriate Nepali citizens trapped in the war-torn country by chartering flights.

KATHMANDU, Oct 9: President Ramchandra Paudel has expressed his concern over matters pertaining to the rescue and safe return of Nepali in Israel in the aftermath of a deadliest attack on Saturday, and the compensation to the bereaved families.

KATHMANDU, Oct 9: In response to the tragic incident involving Nepali citizens in Israel, the government has launched a comprehensive initiative to facilitate the repatriation of deceased Nepali nationals and the rescue of those in distress.

KASKI, Oct 2: So far 60 women, mostly pregnant and new mothers, have benefited from air rescue services provided by the government in Gandaki Province.

KATHMANDU, Sept 27: The life of an elderly person in Gorkha, who fell off a cliff while on his way to collect old age allowance, is at risk due to the indifference of the Ministry of Home Affairs (MoHA) in facilitating his rescue.

KATHMANDU, Sept 23: Tashi Sherpa from Sankhuwasabha, who landed in the Philippines in an attempt to reach the United States illegally, has been stranded in the island for five months. Sherpa is desperately seeking help for his rescue after being expelled from his lodge after failing to pay the dues.

KATHMANDU, Sept 17: One thousand six hundred and seventy-nine persons who had fallen prey to human trafficking have been rescued from various countries, including Nepal, in the last five years.

KATHMANDU, Aug 13: Two children who were stuck in the middle part of the Balkhu rivulet were rescued on Saturday. Police rescued the children from the area which is located in between Kirtipur and Chandragiri municipality.

KATHMANDU, Aug 12: A Nepali woman who was reportedly trafficked to Kuwait has been rescued.

KATHMANDU, Aug 5: Foreign Minister NP Saud has made a formal request to the Indian side for necessary assistance in searching and rescuing the missing Nepalis in Rudraprayag district, Uttarakhand, India.

KATHMANDU, July 30: The team of the Armed Police Force (APF) safely rescued four people last night who were trapped in the Bijaypur river located at Kahunkhola in Pokhara Metropolitan City-13 of Kaski district.

KATHMANDU, July 24: The search for a 13-year-old child who was swept away by a flood in Samakhushi, Kathmandu on Sunday, continues as rescue teams remain vigilant.

SEOUL, South Korea, July 16: South Korean rescue workers pulled seven bodies from a flooded tunnel where around 15 vehicles were trapped in muddy water, as days of heavy rain triggered flash floods and landslides and destroyed homes across the country. Flooding and landslides have killed at least 33 people in Korea and forced thousands to evacuate, officials said Sunday.

CHITWAN, July 10: The Chitwan National Park (CNP) has rescued six tigers from different areas in the current Fiscal Year (FY) 2022/23.

KATHMANDU,  June 19: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has assured that the government has given top priority to prompt rescue, relief and rehabilitation efforts in disaster-hit areas of the country.

KATHMANDU, June 18: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has directed the officials and line agencies to work proactively for the speedy search of those missing in the flooding and carry out rescue and relief operations to the affected communities in the eastern hilly districts

North Sikkim, May 20: The Indian Army rescued about 500 tourists, including 113 women and 54 children, who were stranded at Chungthang, due to landslides and roadblocks, informed an official release on Saturday. According to the release, heavy torrential rains were witnessed in Lachen, Lachung and Chungthang valleys on Friday. Following this, the tourists who were travelling to Lachung and Lachen Valley were stranded at Chungthang, due to landslides and roadblocks en route.

KATHMANDU, May 1: The Government of Nepal has stated that it is constantly making maximum efforts for the safety and rescue of Nepali citizens in the current complex security situation in Sudan.

KATHMANDU, Feb 18: Cases of human trafficking including foreign employment frauds are on the rise in the country. Human trafficking is taking place despite police surveillance and awareness campaigns.

KATHMANDU, Jan 15:  Two helicopters have been mobilized for rescue in the plane crash in Pokhara. In a statement issued by the Rescue Coordination Center (RCC) of the Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (CAAN), helicopters (NAALX and NAALA) have been deployed from Pokhara.

DOLPA, Nov 23: Election staffers deputed to Upper Dolpa for conducting the elections to the House of Representatives and Provincial Assembly have been unable to return to the district headquarters for lack of transportation.

KATHMANDU, Nov 11: Seven Nepali migrant laborers who were stranded in Kuwait have been rescued and brought back to Nepal. They had gone to the Gulf country on a work visa.

RAUTAHAT, Nov 11: Rautahat police rescued 38 Indians who were stranded in the brick factory. The Rautahat police said that 38 people from Uttar Pradesh, India, who were stranded in the Aman brick factory in Paroha Municipality 4 of Rautahat, were rescued on Wednesday night.

KATHMANDU, Oct 7: The Nepali Army (NA) has rescued two Israeli nationals and six Nepalis, who were stranded due to a landslide in Nyak village of Manaslu area of Gorkha district since Thursday.

GORKHA, Oct 3: It has been revealed that the person who went missing in an avalanche in Mt Manaslu located in Chumanuwri Rural Municipality-1 of North Gorkha is Dawa Sherpa from Taplejung.

GORKHA, Sept 28: All those injured in the avalanche that occurred at the Camp III of Mt Manaslu on Monday morning have been rescued.

DEV NAGAR, June 28: Three tigers rescued earlier are being sheltered in the Devnagar, Barandabhar forest. As the population of the tigers have increased uncontrollably in the Chitwan National Park and adjacent areas, a rescue facility in Devnagar is being set up.

KATHMANDU, June 11: Nepal Army (NA) has successfully rescued a mentally unstable man who had climbed on overhead high tension electrical lines on Saturday morning. A team of NA rescued the man with the help of a helicopter.

Teenager rescued from border

June 5, 2022 10:25 am

KATHMANDU, June 5: A 19-year-old girl of Shuklaphanta Municipality-10 has been rescued from the border area. A joint team of Nepal Police and Maiti Nepal rescued the girl on Saturday evening from Dodhara Chandani Municipality-7.

KIMATHANKA, March 10: The identities of 10 people who died in a bus accident in Madi Municipality-6 of Sankhuwasabha have been revealed. The identities of 10 people killed and five injured in the bus accident have been revealed, police said.

KATHMANDU, Feb 22: A woman who was stranded in New Delhi, India, for the past two months has been rescued on the initiative of Labor, Employment and Social Security Minister Krishna Kumar Shrestha. A 32-year-old woman from Morang Sundaraharauchaki, who was on her way to the UAE via New Delhi, India after paying Rs 220,000 to a broker to earn money, has been rescued after two months.

Tough it was earlier said that 55 people were trapped in snow, there were only 36 people to be exact.

KIMATHANKA, Oct 26: Four Nepalis have been rescued from Makalu Base Camp of Makalu Rural Municipality-2 of Sankhuwasabha in a helicopter on Monday, according to the District Police Office, Sankhuwasabha.