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Jumla sells apples worth Rs180 million

Jumla has recorded a bumper sale of organic apples amounting to Rs180 million this year as traders and farmers were able to supply the fruits to markets on time due to the improved transportation system in the district.

Probe team returns without visiting clash site

A Nepal Police team led by a deputy inspector general, which reached Jumla on Sunday to probe a violent clash that erupted while evicting fasting Dr Govinda KC on Thursday, has returned without visiting the incident site.

Dr KC in frail health: Medics

The health condition of Dr Govinda KC has further deteriorated since Saturday night. Medics involved in his treatment at the Jumla based-Karnali Academy of Health Sciences (KAHS), where the anti-corruption crusader has been on a hunger strike since June 30, said he is suffering from low blood pressure, respiratory problems and irregular heartbeats. He also has cough and throat ache due to infection.

Dr KC in emergency unit

Senior orthopaedic surgeon Dr Govinda KC, who has been on a hunger strike here since Saturday, was shifted to the emergency unit of the Karnali Academy of Health Sciences (KAHS) on Wednesday after his health condition deteriorated.

Road to Karnali: Apple growers going commercial

Apple farming has been booming in the far west region of Karnali due to ever-expanding road network that has linked farmers to the markets. It all began with the construction of the Surkhet-Jumla road a decade ago, which paved the way for apple farming to take off. Now, more and more apple growers are becoming commercial and making handsome income from the business.

Constitution draft reaches Karnali

A team of Parliamentary Secretariat staff members has reached Karnali with the preliminary draft of the new constitution on Sunday to collect public suggestions.

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