Govinda KC

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11 killed in bus accident in Karnali highway

Published On: June 14, 2017 05:03 PM NPT By: Govinda KC

DAILEKH, June 14: At least 11 passengers have died in a bus accident in Karnali highway near Nayan Mandir of Aathbiskot Municipality-4 of the district.

2100 undergo free heart check-up in health camp

Published On: June 11, 2017 09:53 AM NPT By: Govinda KC

DAILEKH, June 11: As many as 2100 persons had their hearts checked out by a cardiologist at the health camp organized by Dailekh Sewa Samaj-Kathmandu(DSSK) on June 9 10 in the district headquarters of Dailekh. Run for two days, the free health camp was attended by people residing both in and outside Dailekh district.

15-yr-old dies in Chhaupadi shed

Published On: December 19, 2016 07:15 AM NPT By: Govinda KC

ACHHAM, Dec 19: Roshani Tiruwa, 15, of Gajra - 7 died on Saturday night in Chhaupadi goth (isolated shed) where women and girls and kept during menstruation. Her family members found her body lying in the shed on Saturday morning. This is the second incident of Chhaupadi death in Achham within a month. On November 19, Dambara Upadhyay, 21, was found dead in Chhaupadi shed.

When superintendent let off SLC examinees flouting rules …

Published On: July 29, 2016 12:44 PM NPT By: Govinda KC

DAILEKH, July 29: Examinees appearing for the first paper of supplementary SLC exam were found cheating using mobile phone in the exam hall in the district on Friday.

Kids romp around in rain-fed rivulet (photo feature)

Published On: July 5, 2016 04:27 PM NPT By: Govinda KC

Children frolicking in the murky waters of a stream after rain at Kimugaun in Narayan Municipality  of Dailekh district on Tuesday. Kids in the hilly and far-flung regions in Nepal use water-filled ditches and rain-fed rivulets as their favorite passtime during monsoon.

In pictures: Plight of Karnali Highway

Published On: June 21, 2016 01:13 PM NPT By: Govinda KC

The miserable condition of the Karnali Highway begins the moment it enters the Dailekh road section.

Conflict victims say they did not lodge complaints at the TRC due to threats

Published On: June 7, 2016 08:10 PM NPT By: Govinda KC

Conflict victims in Dailkeh district whose family members were killed, injured or made to disappear during the insurgency era are yet to file complaints at the TRC.