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Specificity of Nepali society exemplary: CM Pokhrel Sunday, August 23rd, 2020

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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Nepali Congress extends relief support to the disaster survivors Tuesday, August 18th, 2020

KATHMANDU:- The major opposition Nepali Congress has extended the monetary support of Rs 4.5 million in 30 districts in a bid to intensify the campaign to rescue operation and relief distribution to those surviving in monsoon-caused disasters. Chief Secretary at party office Krishna Prasad Poudel..

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Kathmandu-Hetauda tunnel way construction on priority

HETAUDA:- Bagmati State Chief Minister Dormani Poudel said that international bidding has been solicited for the consultancy service for the construction of the Posta Bahadur Bogati (Bhimphedi-Kulekhani) tunnel way under the Madan Bhandari Road. In a message today, CM Poudel said their cherished..

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Prohibitory order issued in Kaski, Nepal till August 23

KASKI:- With the increasing number of coronavirus infection cases, prohibitory order has been issued in the Kaski district for six days. The prohibitory order would be implemented from this mid-night till August 23. A meeting of the District Crisis Management Committee, Kaski, held today took the..

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One more dead from corona infection in Banke, Nepal Monday, August 17th, 2020

RANJHA:- A person died of coronavirus infection in Banke last night. A 62-year-old man of Nepalgunj sub-metropolis-5 who was admitted to the Teaching Hospital in Nepalgunj after complaining of pneumonia died last night, shared resource person of District Health Office, Banke, Naresh Shrestha. The..

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42 APF personnel diagnosed with coronavirus in Nepal

CHITWAN:- As many as 42 police personnel of the Armed Police Force Number 3 Gadhimai Brigade Bagmati State based in Rapti municipality, Bhandara has been diagnosed with coronavirus infection at once. Two of the infected are women police and 40 men police, according to the information shared by the..

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Police fire warning shots in Chitwan, Nepal

CHITWAN:- Chitwan police fired warning shots in the air after local people broke the prohibitory order at Piple in Rapti municipality in the district. A clash occurred between the police and locals after the former tried to prevent the latter from breaking the prohibitory order, said Assistant..

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