Madhes government members stage sit-in seeking police adjustment
Province Chief Minister Lal Babu Raut, ministers and parliamentarians took part in the protest demanding immediate implementation of the Police Adjustment Act by the federal government.
Man attempts to burn wife, mother-in-law to death
The mother sustained serious burn injuries on her back, arms and leg while her daughter sustained injuries on her chest, arms and legs.
Test run conducted successfully for Kurtha-Jayanagar railway service
A train carrying railway employees, security personnel, people’s representatives and media persons was operated from Jayanagar, India to Kurtha, Dhanusha on Sunday.
Strong winds claim three lives in Madhes Pradesh
Two boys died on the spot after a tree fell on them in Dhanusa while a woman from Rautahat died after the windstorm caused her house to collapse.
Province 2 endorses Madhes as its name, Janakpurdham as provincial capital
Two separate proposals for name and capital were endorsed by a two-thirds majority of the assembly as stipulated in the constitution.
At least 16 injured as Janamat Party cadres clash with security personnel in Dhanusa
Eight security personnel and eight party cadres have been injured so far. Authorities are still trying to bring the situation under control, said police
Kamala river breaches embankment in Dhanusha
The breach has put several settlements in the district at risk, according to officials.
Covid-19 hospital in Janakpur caught off guard by second wave
None of the ventilators at the hospital are in working order, officials say.
Missing elderly couple found buried at road construction site in Pipara, Mahottari
The couple was abducted from Sahodwa in Ward No. 5 of Pipara Rural Municipality on February 23.
Ten years on, Kamala bridge yet to come into operation
Roads linked to the bridge have been washed away by floodwaters, delaying the opening of the bridge.
Province 2 government authorises provincial Public Service Commission to hire employees
The Cabinet meeting held on Monday decided to give authority to the provincial commission for the appointment of employees under technical services—health and engineering.
Locals of Musahar settlement in Dhanusha and police clash over timber logging
Policemen came to the settlement on Sunday and started harassing villagers for collecting timber from the riverbanks, claim locals.
Province 2 witnesses resurgence of coronavirus infections and deaths
Ten deaths and as many as 643 new cases were confirmed in the past two weeks.
Police fire warning shots during demonstration by Dalit Struggle Committee
The protest was launched demanding justice for two Dalit youths who died in the past month; one at an isolation centre in Dhanusha and the other in Sabaila police custody.
Health workers, security personnel in Province 2 are screening people for coronavirus without protective gear
A majority of health desks at the border point are without necessary medical equipment.