Miscellany


Food stuffs distributed to landslide victims in Jajarkot,Nepal Monday, August 3rd, 2020

JAJARKOT: Foodstuffs have been supplied at landslide-hit areas in the Jajarkot district. Food Management and Trade Company Ltd has supplied foodstuffs at Barekot rural municipality where 14 people lost their lives and more than 1,200 people have been displaced due to landslide occurred on July..

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Dead body of missing health worker of Doti,Nepal found

DOTI: Among the two health workers in Doti district who had gone missing in Seti River on August 1, the dead body of one has been retrieved. According to the District Police Office, Doti, Janakraj Pandey, the dead body was of Harish Joshi of Parshuram Municipality in Dadheldhura district. Joshi..

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Traffic resumes in Arniko Highway Nepal

CHAUTARA:  The Arniko Highway where traffic movement had been disrupted has resumed. The Highway that was damaged after landslide and flooding on July 8 came into operation after 26 days. The 39-km road section of the Highway, stretching from Kothe of Balefi Rural Municipality to Liping of..

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Paddy production expected to increase in Banke,Nepal Saturday, August 1st, 2020

NEPALGUNJ: Timely transplantation of paddy saplings along with sufficient rainfall is expected to increase paddy production in Banke this year. The Agriculture Knowledge Centre, Banke has said that 1.4 million quintals of paddy are expected to be produced this year.The center has estimated that..

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Girl injured in attack by cheetah in Tanahu,Nepal

DAMAULI: A girl child was injured in an attack by a Cheetah at Samastipur in ward no. 1 of Anbukhaireni rural municipality. The incident took place on Saturday night when 10-year-old Amisha Thapa was in the courtyard outside her home. Amisha has suffered injuries to her neck and has been taken to..

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Three houses buried in landslides in Darchula

DARCHULA:- Three houses have been buried while dozens are reeling under high risk of landsides at Mahakali municiplaity-2, Maikholi in the district this morning. According to the district police office, no human casualties were reported in the incident. The houses of Gagan Parki, Kalu Bhul and..

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Locusts destroy crops in Surkhet,Nepal Thursday, July 30th, 2020

SURKHET: Though incessant rainfall across the country has contributed to minimize the effect of locust swarms that entered Nepal from India of late, farmers at Bheriganga Municipality-13 in the district are worried after it destroyed the crops in the wake of harvesting season. They have predicted..

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Landslide displaces 25 families at Dhairing,Nepal

PARBAT: As many as 25 households of Jaljala rural municipality-7, Dhairing have been displaced due to landslide. With the fear of landslide looming large, they were forced to abandon their own houses and shift to the secured place. Among the displaced in Dhairing are Khadek family, Subas family,..

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New ad hoc committee formed for Nepal Red Cross Society Tuesday, July 28th, 2020

KATHMANDU:- A new 33-member ad hoc committee has been formed for the Nepal Red Cross Society recently. The government dissolved the Sanjeev Thapa led executive committee team which was found not holding its general convention on time and also involved in embezzlement. The meeting of the council..

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Two buried to death in landslide in Darchula,Nepal

DARCHULA : A couple died after being buried in a landslide at Salli, Duhu Rural Municipality-3 in Darchula district today. Ramdutta Joshi, 50, and his spouse Indradevi Joshi, 45, lost their lives after the landslide stroke above their house. Their 21-year-old son Sunil Joshi, however, remained..

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33 houses in Palpa,Nepal at risk of landslide.

PALPA: Thirty three houses at Panimill in Tinau rural municipality-3 in the district are at risk as the land in the area has caved in due to a landslide on the Palpa-Butwal road. The landslide is caused due to the limestone quarry of Arghakhanchi cement industry under the Siddhartha Highway, it..

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