GBV cases up in Dhankuta: INSEC

DHANKUTA: The gender-based violence (GBV) incidents have increased in Dhankuta in the year 2017 compared to last year, reveals statistics.

At the Annual Review Programme organised by Informal Sector Service Centre (INSEC) in Dhankuta district, it was shared that the incidents of GBV have increased by 10 per cent this year.

The statistics published by INSEC shows that 33 out of 38 incidents of GBV, perpetrated by non-state actors, have been domestic violence in Dhankuta district in the one year period.