Madan Thakur

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6 drowned as vehicle submerged in river

Published On: August 13, 2017 10:31 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

GAUR, August 13: Six persons were drowned as the vehicle that was carrying them was submerged in the flooding river in Rauthat.

6 left stranded on top of crane encircled by flood

Published On: August 13, 2017 09:58 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

GAUR, August 13: Floods have inundated different parts of Rauthat. Gaur Municipality located in the district headquarters is filled with water. According to Rauthat Police, more than 400 houses in the district have been submerged in the floods. Such market places as Garuda Municipality, Katahariya, Shiva Nagar, Samanpur, Bariyapur, Rajpur, Gangapipara, Matsari, Khunkhunwa and Ijaminiya.

Farmers picket DAO, Gaur, demanding compensation

Published On: August 8, 2017 08:55 PM NPT By: Madan Thakur

GAUR, August 8: Rautahat farmers have picketed District Administration Office (DAO), Gaur demanding compensation for destroyed crops in planted in thousands of Bighas caused by toxic liquid discharged by factories such as Jyoti Distillery, Baba Distillery and Shreeram Sugar Mill during monsoon.

Four deceased children cremated together

Published On: August 7, 2017 05:00 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, August 6: The four children, who died after drowning in water-filled ditch in Rautahat on Saturday, have been cremated en mass a day later. Locals, school children and parents mourned their death and paid them a final homage before the cremation.

4 children drown in pits dug for road work

Published On: August 5, 2017 10:31 PM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, Aug 5: Four children drowned in Rautahat district Saturday in open pits that were dug up for road construction and subsequently abandoned without filling them up. The deceased are all girls age 9 to 12.

Four girls drown in Rautahat

Published On: August 5, 2017 04:21 PM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, August 5: Four girls have drowned in Rautahat on Saturday.

UML senior leader Nepal accuses RJPN of being afraid of people

Published On: July 21, 2017 11:16 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTHAT, July 21:Former Prime Minister and CPN-UML senior leader Madhav Kumar Nepal has accused Rastriya Janata Party- Nepal(RJPN) of being reluctant to partake in the local level polls due to their being afraid of people.

Cases of viral fever increasing in Rautahat with rise in temperature

Published On: July 19, 2017 03:15 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, July 18: For the past four days, the temperature has been soaring in Rautahat, increasing the number of viral fever patients.

Sweltering heat claims woman

Published On: July 18, 2017 07:14 PM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, July 18: A woman has died due to sweltering heat in the district on Tuesday. Jamina Devi, 58, who was carrying snacks for the workers in the field,  fell unconscious due to the heat and passed away in Gadhimai Rural Municipality-4.

Plantation completed in only 3% of rice fields in Rautahat

Published On: July 1, 2017 12:30 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, July 1: Plantation has been carried out in only three percent of paddy fields in Rautahat district by June.

Two held with 5 kg marijuana

Published On: June 24, 2017 03:14 PM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, June 24: Police have arrested two people with marijuana in the district on Friday night.

Country will have to pay heavy price if polls held at gunpoint:  Mahato

Published On: June 15, 2017 02:40 PM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, June 15: Rastriya Janata Party Nepal (RJPN) leader Rajendra Mahato has warned that they would not allow the second phase of local level elections without amending the constitution.

RJPN leaders held for vandalizing Indian No. plate vehicle

Published On: June 14, 2017 02:17 PM NPT By: Madan Thakur

GAUR, June 14: Police have arrested Rastriya  Janata Party Nepal (RJPN) leaders for vandalizing a jeep with Indian number plate during bandh.

RJPN-called bandh affects life in Rautahat on 2nd consecutive day

Published On: June 14, 2017 01:42 PM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, June 14: The four-day bandha announced by Rastriya Janata Party Nepal (RJPN) has brought life to a grinding halt on the second consecutive day in Rautahat district.

2 including journalist arrested with explosives in Rautahat

Published On: June 9, 2017 12:30 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, June 9: Police have arrested two persons including a journalist in Rautahat district in possession of explosive materials.

2 including journalist held with IED

Published On: June 8, 2017 02:33 PM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, June 8: Police have arrested two individuals with improvised explosive devices (IED) in Chandrapur Municipality on Thursday.

Toilet: A major poll agenda for Rautahat

Published On: June 4, 2017 02:30 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, June 3: It has been found that many villages in Rautahat were declared open defecation free areas by the government without confirming whether they meet the requirement. However, the declaration has posed a serious problem for the locals.

Rautahat farmers earning good profits from veg farming

Published On: May 9, 2017 12:30 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, May 9: Farmers in around two dozen villages in Rautahat district are earning a good income through vegetable farming.

Property worth millions destroyed as industry catches fire

Published On: May 2, 2017 08:21 PM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, May 2: Property worth millions of rupees was destroyed after a fire broke out at Everest Distillery Industry in Durga Bhagawati Rural Municipality in the district on Tuesday.

Blaze guts property worth millions in Rauthat

Published On: April 27, 2017 09:57 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTHAT, April 27: A property worth millions was reduced to cinders in two separate blazes that took place in Dadhimai Rural Municipality and Katahariya Municipality on Wednesday.