Seven persons still missing after rainstorm in Jaljala highlandsBy RSS
The condition of seven persons who went missing in the Jaljala highlands of the district after a rainstorm is still not known. They had gone to the alpine meadow in Jaljala on Tuesday for grazing their livestock.
Take aim to bust small arms smugglingBy The Rising Nepal
Frequent confiscation of small arms show that the authorities need to intensify coordination and surveillance to control their smuggling. According to Nepal Police data, 324 small arms were confiscated till May 14 of the Fiscal Year 2020/21. Similarly, 338 arrested individuals were charged under Arms and Ammunition Act, 1962. in FY 2018/19, 284 small arms were seized and 361 individuals were arrested.
Two Chinese and one Indian national die in Sindhupalchok floodsBy RSS
Three foreign nationals have died after they were swept away by flash floods in the Melamchi rivulet and the Indrawati rivulet following incessant rains in Sindhupalchok district. Thirteen persons are still missing in the floods, it is stated.
NC general convention from September 1By The Rising Nepal
Nepali Congress has amended the calendar of its 14th general convention. A Central Working Committee meeting held on Thursday discussed the calendar amended earlier by a meeting of the office bearers and endorsed the amendment to it.
KMC to provide Rs. 20m to Melamchi flood victimsBy The Rising Nepal
Kathmandu Metropolitan City has announced to provide Rs. 20 million for the emergency assistance to the landslide and flood victims of Melamchi Municipality of Sindhupalchowk. Mayor Bidhya Sundar Shakya announced the emergency assistance to Melamchi Municipality at the 9th convention and the meeting of the Municipal Council held on Thursday.
Four go missing in Tungtung landslide in JumlaBy RSS
Similarly, two others injured in the incident Suk Bahadur Nepali and Tara Nepali are reported to be in serious condition, said district police office Chief Dan Bahadur Thapa. He added that two more injured in the landslides are yet to be identified. It has been reported that they had been there in search of precious medicinal herbs.
One way traffic resumed along Butwal-Palpa road sectionBy RSS
One-way traffic has been resumed at the Butwal-Palpa road section along the Siddhartha High Way from this afternoon. The road section obstructed at Gaindepul along the road section due to landslides resumed from this afternoon, said Butwal Traffic Police Office.
Millennium old monastery of Limi village in Humla being repairedBy The Rising Nepal
Paljor Tamang, ward chair of Namkha Rural Municipality ward number 6, said that the repair work was carried out by a local consumer group and that replacement of wooden structures including staircases and laying of stone slab in the inner open space of the monastery was at the final stage.
Police arrest man with pistol, ammunitionsBy RSS
The police have arrested a man with a pistol and five live cartridges from Triyuga-12 in Gaighat in Udayapur district.
COVID Special Hospital comes into operationBy RSS
The Province no 2 government has brought into operation a COVID Special Hospital in Janakpurdham.
Three arrested in possession of over 143 kilos marijuanaBy RSS
The police have nabbed three persons in possession of over 143 kilogrammes of marijuana from Hetauda Sub Metropolitan City-11 along the East-West Highway.
75 Yarshagumba pickers stranded at Phu area in ManangBy The Rising Nepal
Bishnu Lamichhane, Chief District Officer of Manang district, informed that 75 locals of Manang have been stranded as trails have been damaged due to heavy snowfall and rains.
KMC to provide emergency aid of Rs. 20 million for Melamchi flood victimsBy The Rising Nepal
As many as seven people have been confirmed dead including six foreign nationals while 20 others went missing when swollen Melamchi and Indrawati Rivers flooded the Melamchi bazaar on Wednesday night, according to a statement of the Sindhupalchowk district administration issued on Thursday.
Only 26 per cent budget spent in Karnali provinceBy RSS
Twenty-six per cent of the budget of Karnali Province has been spent. Out of Rs 33.74 billion of the total budget of Karnali province government of the fiscal year 2020/21, 26.91 per cent budget (Rs 9.79 billion) has been spent till June 13.
NC to continue oxygen concentrator distributionBy RSS
The Nepali Congress has said that it would continue its drive to distribute oxygen concentrators purchased with financial assistances from its leaders and cadres, and well-wishers to public health institutions.
Robbers loot properties worth 1 million at gun pointBy RSS
A group of dacoits on Wednesday night broke into the house of a businessperson at Samsi Rural Municipality in Mahottari district and decamped with properties worth around 1 million.
Govt to resume flights to countries with large number of Nepali workersBy RSS
The government is to resume flights to the countries with large number of Nepali migrant workers.
Smart lights to be installed in Ring Road in LalitpurBy The Rising Nepal
Smart street lights are set to be installed in the Balkumari-Balkhu section of the Ring Road.
Chitwan extends prohibitory order for a weekBy RSS
The prohibitory order, enforced by the local administration, has been extended with the rise in the cases of coronavirus infection in the district.