Two district hospitals in Province 5 closed after health workers infected with Covid- 19
District Hospitals in Arghakhanchi and Nawalparasi (West) have closed all services, except emergency units, and sent their Covid-infected health workers in isolation.
Arghakhanchi seals off its borders from Tuesday until further notice
Parsa and Bara issue prohibitory orders restricting public movement in a bid to control further spread of coronavirus.
Resunga and Madane forests sanctuaries for birds
More than 25 percent of the total 886 bird species found in the country are spotted in Resunga and Madane forests, conservationists say.
Development projects in Gulmi face a number of obstacles
Projects such as bridge and road constructions in the district have been in limbo for years.
Citrus industry generates more than Rs 770 million in economic activity
The orange harvest in Gulmi and Arghakhanchi was worth Rs550.5 million while Myagdi produced oranges valued at Rs220.1 million.
Scientific forest management in a community forest helps locals of Shitaganga Municipality become self-employed
270 individuals of 32 families in Bhangala have found employment in the community forest.
19 dead after bus falls off a cliff in Arghakhanchi
A dozen more were injured after the bus plunged 500 meters down the road.
Arghakhanchi village banks on rains for its water needs
Collecting rainwater saves them the trouble of carrying water from the nearest spring, half an hour walk downhill.
Most local judicial committees in Province 5 are idle for lack of office space
Lack of physical infrastructure, employees, legal knowledge, awareness in the grass roots level are the major challenges behind the poor functioning of the body.
Ward chairman missing for past two weeks
An elected people’s representative from Malarani Rural Municipality-2, Arghakhanchi, has reportedly been missing for the past two weeks.
Two minors raped in the last 72 hours
Two girls, both aged five, from Rupandehi and Arghakhanchi districts have been raped in the last 72 hours.
Leopard attacks on children increase in Arghakhanchi
On Saturday evening, four-year-old Aryan Ghimire was out in his front yard playing with his mother when suddenly a leopard jumped out from a bush and dragged him into a nearby forest.
Bhangala prospers on forest wealth
Locals of Bhangala in Shitalganga Municipality, Arghakhanchi, are generating income from the forest products of the Dhiri Khola Community Forest.
It takes 8 hours for Siddara locals to vote!
Many voters of Siddara region in Arghakhanchi district have complained about the voting centre being too far away from their area.
Search on in Arghakhanchi for man-eating leopards
Security personnel of the Nepal Army and the Nepal Police have been deployed in Dhikura and Khanchikot forests in Arghakhanchi district to search man-eating leopards.