The Madhes province government has announced a public holiday on Thursday on the occasion of birthday of Prophet Muhammad, a festival for people from the Muslim community.
President Ram Chandra Paudel has said that Madhes that played a leading role in Nepal's every democratic movement has the key to Nepal's nationality.
The Prohibitory order imposed in Malangawa of Sarlahi district for the past five days has been lifted during the daytime. However, the prohibitory order has remained unchanged in the night.
On the occasion, he lighted the 'Akhanda Deep' or the eternal lamp as well as paid homage to the parental home of Sita Mata, the Akhanda Kirtan or the nonstop singing of hymns. He also partook the prasad.
An indefinite curfew order has been enforced in the district headquarters of Sarlahi, Malangawa. The curfew order was issued since 10:00 pm last night until further notice after two communities clashed while immersing the idol of Lord Ganesh, Chief District Officer of Sarlahi Indra Dev Yadav said.
Experts have stressed the need for mutual cooperation in the management of rivers flowing through the Chure mountain range.
The District Prison, Rautahat, has been crowded with inmates- double its capacity.
A total of 121 new tuberculosis patients have been found in Hariwan municipality of Sarlahi. Even though Hariwan municipality has announced to make it a tuberculosis free municipality from the year 2078, 121 new tuberculosis patients were found in the last financial year 2079/80, said Rambabu Chaudhary, coordinator of the municipality health branch. According to him, 110 tuberculosis patients were found in the year 2078/79. TB program coordinator of Bagmati Sewa Samaj Nepal, Aajmad Ali Mikrani, said support and cooperation of public representatives, community and private health organizations, social workers, political party leaders and media workers was needed to eradicate tuberculosis.
The infection of viral fever is spreading rapidly following the change in the weather in the wake of incessant rainfall for a week, said Dr Nawal Kishore Jha, Deputy Medical Superintendent at the Provincial Hospital, Malangawa.
The curfew order that had been in effect in Malangawa, the district headquarters of Sarlahi, since Saturday, was lifted at 8:00 am on Sunday. However, the prohibitory order remains in place, according to Chief District Officer Indra Dev Yadav.
A curfew order has been imposed in Malangawa, the district headquarters of Sarlahi district.
In the northernmost region of Mahottari, bordering Sindhuli, residents are living in fear due to a surge in wild animal attacks. The situation has become increasingly perilous as tigers have ventured from the forest into the area, targeting livestock in local cowsheds.
Vice President Ram Sahay Prasad Yadav has said the state should guarantee timely and accessible medical care so that the citizens won't have to suffer from its consequences.