GORKHA, Dec 18: The local chapters of various political parties have insisted that the company building the 7 MW 'Chepe A' hydropower project, which is being constructed on the River Chepe on the border of Gorkha and Lamjung districts, should resolve the problems seen in the project immediately through negotiations with the consumers.
GORKHA, Sept 28: American ski-mountaineer Hilaree Nelson, who had gone missing while skiing on Mt Manaslu, has been found dead. The body of Hilaree, who was missing since Monday while climbing Mt Manaslu, was found on Wednesday, District Police Office, Gorkha said.
GORKHA, August 23: The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) has started an investigation into the construction of a bridge where there is no road. The central office of the CIAA has started an investigation into the concrete bridge constructed over the Daraudi River in Gorkha.
GORKHA, August 12: The 22 to 30 km section of Gorkha-Barpak road has not been blacktopped yet. The Lohani and Brothers Pvt Ltd took the responsibility of paving the eight kilometer-long road section at a cost of Rs 132.2 million.
GORKHA, July 13: Money has been transferred by a helicopter to Chumanubri Rural Municipality, Gorkha, which is not connected to the road network. The only Kumari Bank branch in the village has transported Rs 50 million through a chopper to pay for various projects in the current fiscal year, social security allowance and regular banking services.
GORKHA, July 12: The Nepal Army has handed over an 18 km stretch of the ‘11 Kilo Chhepetar Bhaluswara Barpak Road Project’ of Benighat-Arughat-Larkebhanjyang Road. The section from Dharche Rural Municipality-7 Hawadanda to Ward No. 3 Dobhan was handed over to the project office on Monday, said Binod Bhatta, technical officer of Nepal Army.
GORKHA, July 1: Officer Ramchandra KC of Gorkha District Court has been found taking a bribe. On Thursday night he was found taking a bribe from a client at a hotel near the court. A team from the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) from its Pokhara Office arrested him.
Gorkha, June 22: According to the Budhigandaki Hydropower Project National Concern Committee, the project office has been ignoring the demands and complaints of the residents of the inundated areas. Hareram Dhakal, coordinator of the concerned committee, said the bank has withheld the compensation amount sent by the project due to various reasons.
CHITWAN, Nov 25: As the 10th General Convention of the CPN-UML is scheduled to be held on Friday, leaders and cadres of the party have started arriving in Chitwan. The inauguration site on the Narayani River bank has been readied for the general convention.
GORKHA, Nov 15: Former Prime Minister and Federal Chairman of Janata Samajwadi Party (JSP), Dr Baburam Bhattarai has said that political parties should find ways to resolve disputes seen in the judiciary as this has already taken a turn for the worse.