BHAKTAPUR: A bomb went off at former Communication and Information Technology Minister Gokul Baskota’s house in Lokanthali, Bhaktapur on Wednesday.
According to the locals, the bomb went off at around 7:45 am at the gate of Baskota house, which is under construction.
Baskota, who stepped down for the post following a Rs 700 million bribe deal controversy on Feb 20, has been living at Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli’s house in rent in Balkota since he was appointed minister.
The explosion has completely damaged the compound walls while other properties near the house have also been damaged.
No casualties have been reported yet.
Further investigation is underway, according to the police.
Comment here !
KATHMANDU: Domestic and international flights are being banned from Thursday midnight in view of Covid-19 pandemic, said the Civil Aviation
KATHMANDU: Main opposition Nepali Congress has called its parliamentary party meeting for May 8. The meeting set to take place
SINDHULPALCHOK: Prominent singer and musician Premdhoj Pradhan has passed away. He was 84. Pradhan, who was admitted to Neuro Hospital
KATHMANDU: Deputy Prime Minister Ishwar Pokharel has said the private hospitals charging higher to the coronavirus-infected patients will face action.