Miscellany


Mortuary van handed to municipality

DAMAULI:- The Damauli Chamber of Commerce and Industry handed over a mortuary van to Byas municipality. The Damauli Chamber has been operating the mortuary van for the past one year. Chamber Chair Raj Kumar Shrestha on Monday handed the key of the van to Byas municipality mayor Baikuntha Neupane...

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Nepal: NRA organizes four-day symposium

KATHMANDU:- The National Reconstruction Authority (NRA) has started a four-day symposium on exchanging experiences of post-quake reconstruction. The symposium organized via the virtual method began today. According to the NRA, the program is being organized to exchange post-quake reconstruction..

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Nepal: All services at cancer hospital back into operation Sunday, August 23rd, 2020

CHITWAN:- All services have been resumed from today at the BP Koirala Memorial Cancer Hospital here. The hospital administration had since August 16 closed all services except the emergency after the health workers at the hospital tested positive for coronavirus. Hospital's executive director Dr...

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Lockdown extended in Damak, Nepal

DAMAK:- The lockdown in Damak municipality has been extended by a week, as Corona Virus infection continues to rise. An all-party meeting of the Corona Prevention and Control Coordination Committee on Saturday took this decision. Accordingly, the lockdown will remain in effect until August 29. The..

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Specificity of Nepali society exemplary: CM Pokhrel

BUTWAL:- Chief Minister of State-5, Shankar Pokhrel, has said the festivals observed in different cultural groups have helped foster unity, fraternity, and harmony among all. Giving the best wishes message on the occasion of Atwari festival of the Tharu community today, CM Pokhrel said the..

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102 new COVID-19 cases in State-1, Nepal in 24 hrs Saturday, August 22nd, 2020

BIRATNAGAR:- A total of 102 new cases of COVID-19 were identified in State-1 in the past 24 hours. Of them, 37 are female while 65 are male. With this, the State tally of COVID-19 has jumped to 2,589 till today. According to the Social Development Ministry at the State, 49 new cases were..

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Nepal: Medical superintendent free from Corona

BHARATPUR:- Medical Superintendent of the Ratnanagar Buklahar hospital Dr. Biswa Bandhu Bagale has recovered from Corona Virus. A test carried out at the Bharatpur hospital COVID-19 laboratory on Friday gave a negative result. He has recovered after twelve days of testing positive to the virus...

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Nepal: Narayangadh-Muglin road obstructed due to landslide Friday, August 21st, 2020

CHITWAN:- The Narayangadh-Muglin road section has been obstructed due to dry landslide. The dry landslide occurred on the road section located in ward no. 5 of Icchyakamana rural municipality at around 1:00 am today, according to District Police Office. The landslide has blocked the road..

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Isolation facility vandalized in Sankhuwasabha, Nepal

SHANKHUWASABHA:- An isolation facility built at the Himalaya Kiran Campus in Khandbari of Shankhuwasabha has been vandalized. Medical Superintendent at District Hospital Dr. Sundar Shyam Jha said the isolation facility was vandalized and the health materials worth Rs 1.5 million damaged by an..

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Safe housing planned for 9000 families in Karnali, Nepal Wednesday, August 19th, 2020

KARNALI:- Safe houses are to be built for around 9,000 families in Karnali in the current fiscal year. The Safe People’s Housing Programme is covering the households under the poverty line and those rendered homeless due to natural disasters such as floods and landslides. As part of the..

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