Vehicular movement along Besisahar-Chame resumes with construction of bailey bridge over Ghoptekhola
A flood in the river in the first week of August had swept away the old bridge, cutting off locals in Ram bazaar from the district headquarters in Besisahar.
Landslide sweeps away 19 houses in Lamjung local unit
No human casualties were reported in the disaster, as the villagers were moved to a safer location the previous night.
Landslides continue to wreak havoc in different parts of the country
More than 40 people have died and several are missing in monsoon-related disasters over the past three days.
Delay in PCR test results compels many to remain in quarantine for longer period
According to Provincial Health Laboratory, the delay in reporting results was due to an increase in swab collection.
Manang seals off its border as a precaution to a possible spread
The entry restriction will be applicable to all movements of people and vehicles but ambulances.
Forty-four tourists from 12 countries staying at ACAP area
The tourists who have chosen to stay back are spread around Chhingur, Jomson, Jharkot, Ghasa, Pisang, Ngawal, Taal and Dhampus, among other places.
Lamjung villagers spend their time in quarantine repairing public playground
Kwholasothar Rural Municipality makes 14-day quarantine mandatory for people coming from outside.
Around 1,000 Manang locals returned home during lockdown
Locals migrate out of the district in October-November every year to avoid the biting cold and return home in March.
Defying lockdown, vegetable carriers and ambulances are carrying people into Lamjung
On Tuesday, Lamjung Chamber of Commerce filed a letter of concern to the Chief District Officer asking to restrict the movement of vehicles from outside the district.
Forest fire rages on in Lamjung community forest
The fire that started on Monday has so far consumed 15 hectares of forest land in Lamjung.
Share issue of Upper Dordi delayed due to lockdown
The plant was initially expected to come online last August, but a landslide in July forced it to push back the date.
Chaos ensues in Lamjung as scuffle break out between hydro project officials and locals
The locals vandalised the project’s vehicles for defying the lockdown on Monday.
Tourists stranded in Annapurna and Manaslu conservation area rescued and sent to Pokhara and Kathmandu
Local administration still searching for other trekkers in the area.
No solution in sight for the deadlock surrounding Mid-hill Highway’s construction in Lamjung section
A total of 813 houses would be brought down if the current policy of the city development committee holds.
In Lamjung, people’s representatives lobby to resume illegal crusher industries
The industry owners and construction contractors are pressuring the municipality office to reopen them.