Locals of Bhadrapur against the government’s decision to set up a coronavirus-specific hospital in an under-construction building of Mechi Hospital
The locals of Ward No. 5 and 8 in Bhadrapur Municipality in Jhapa say the setting up of a coronavirus-specific hospital in the area will expose them to the risk of contracting the disease.
Bahradashi in Jhapa discontinues rapid diagnostic tests questioning its reliability
The local unit has decided to contact trace and expedite coronavirus testing among the local population through the Polymerase Chain Reaction method.
Damak Municipality expedites Covid-19 tests after a case was reported in the eastern town
The Health Ministry on Sunday confirmed another case of the coronavirus in Jhapa.
Strawberry fields in Tarai producing good harvests
The Golyan Group started commercial strawberry farming on 25 bighas in Bhagudubba.
Jhapa farmers are growing tobacco, a crop more profitable than paddy
Tobacco is being sold at Rs 3,000 per 40kg with a kattha of land being good enough to produce 80kg of tobacco.
Machhindra lift Satashi Gold Cup
Bimal Magar scored from the spot to help the league champions to a 1-0 win over Three Star.
Machhindra enter final in Jhiljhile
Machhindra beat Army 2-0 to set up their title clash against Three Star Club.
Machhindra rally against Gorkha Boys to enter semi-final in Jhiljhile
Cameroon’s Andre Nia and Bimal Gharti Magar score in Machhindra’s 2-1 win.
Recently asphalted Charpane-Narayanchok-Jayapur road develop cracks
Some sections of the six-kilometre road are riddled with potholes, say locals.
Vision-related problems a concern among Jhapa children
A majority of students in various schools were found suffering from myopia or near-sightedness.
Haphazard construction of infrastructure in community forests affects ecosystem in Jhapa
Community forest committees seem to be focusing more on earning by adding artificial beauty without paying attention to the environmental aspects.
Nepali tea manufacturers hold their stocks as prices crash
The price of CTC tea has plunged by 50 percent to IRs 65 per kg over the year.
Time-card system introduced in Jhapa to control road accidents
The traffic office has set up its desks in Kakadbhitta, Birtamod and Damak to issue and check time-cards.
Computer class ineffective in Jhapa community schools
Schools lack computers and qualified teachers to run computer science classes.
Residents take over extraction of materials from Biring and Tangting rivers
The locals have been collecting riverbed materials from the respective lands that they claim to be theirs.