Work on hold due to dispute among people’s representatives
Following a heated dispute over budget allocation to a village for electrification, the elected representatives have been divided into two factions—one led by Chairperson Govinda Bahadur Khadka and another by Vice-chairperson Dipshikha Dahal.
Land tillers face difficulties in the absence of land certificates
The tillers have been deprived of the government’s housing grant and loans to rebuild their homes.
Province 3 government objects federal government’s bill that interferes its jurisdiction
Provincial Minister Jammakattel argued that the federal government-introduced bill was meaningless as the provincial government has already formulated laws regarding vehicle and transportation management act.
Head of Bal Mandir, nation’s oldest non-profit for children, arrested on charges of child trafficking
The director of the organisation has been accused of abetting a British national in unlawfully procuring a Nepali child and assisting in obtaining fraudulent documents to claim the baby.
Province 3 to extend ‘One School, One Nurse’ programme to 119 community schools
Teachers, guardians, and students alike have come together to request the provincial government to launch the programme in every community school in the province.
Rural Municipality launches drive to preserve historic Hariharpurgadhi fort
The initative, supported by the provincial Ministry of Social Development and the Rural Municipality, has been taken to attract tourists to the area.
Galchhi-Rasuwagadhi road widening project begins
The government recently started the upgradation work of Galchhi-Rasuwagadhi road section.
Construction of suspension bridge facilitates school children
Students would miss classes every monsoon in the absence of a bridge over the Baulaha stream.
13 ropanis of public land sold in Kavre
The former ward chairman of the erstwhile Saradabatase VDC had registered the land of Setimati Sapkota Pakha Forest in his name on September 25, 1998.
Landless quake survivors in Sindhuli allowed to build homes on public land they’re using
The list of victims was prepared after checking their utility bills.
Six killed, 23 missing after a passenger bus plunged into Trishuli
The bus was travelling from Malangwa, the headquarters of Sarlahi district, to Kathmandu.
Province 3 government plans to restore historic elephant stables in Bhimphedi
The state government and Bhimphedi Rural Municipality has combinedly allocated Rs 10 million for the project.
Teacher shortage affects classes in Bitijor school
Volunteer teacher and school help are teaching to run daily classes.
People’s representatives from Likhu Tamakoshi visit district administration office seeking security
They have accused Govinda Bahadur Khadka, chairman of the rural municipality, of assaulting office staff.
More than 30 people down with dengue in Hetauda
The city has begun destroying mosquito breeding grounds and spraying insecticide in the affected areas.
Hetauda sees eight dengue cases in past five days
Health workers suspect the number of vector-borne diseases could be on the rise.
Challenges to protect endangered Gharials in Chitwan
Nine gharials died after getting trapped in fishing nets in the last fiscal year, conservationists say.
Chepang women picket Dhading District Administration Office over illegal sand mining
Illegal mine operators have been extracting sand from river and streams in collusion with representatives of rural municipality, locals say.
Residents of Bahrabise Municipality living at high landslide risk
The landslide that occurred on Wednesday night was aggravated not just by rain but by the haphazard construction of roads, locals say.
Rapid encroachment in Chure takes a toll on farmers
Locals say the authorities have not taken any measures to control deforestation.