Madan Thakur

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Mahato calls for banning extraction of Chure range

Published On: July 22, 2019 04:15 PM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, July 22: Leader of Rashtriya Janata Party Rajendra Mahato has stressed the need for banning excessive extraction of the Chure range for natural resources.

Police officer arrested on charge of rape

Published On: July 20, 2019 04:19 PM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, July 20: An assistant Sub-Inspector(ASI) on Friday has been arrested on the charge of raping a 20-year-old woman in Rautahat district.

Under-construction Bagmati bridge in limbo again

Published On: July 20, 2019 07:11 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, July 20: The construction of a bridge over Bagmati River which connects Gadhimai Municipality of Rautahat with Barahathawa Municipality of Sarlahi has hit a snag after the recent flood triggered by torrential rainfall washed away three slabs connecting the third and fourth pillars of the bridge.

High-ranking govt officials including ministers flock to flood-hit areas (with video)

Published On: July 17, 2019 11:49 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, July 17: High-level government officials and ministers have flocked to the flood-hit areas in different parts of the country with a view to monitoring the havoc wreaked.

70,000 families affected in Rautahat: Police

Published On: July 15, 2019 06:00 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, July 15: Normal life in Rautahat and surrounding areas has come to a standstill following incessant rainfall since the last few days, which has triggered massive floods in rivers like Bagmati, Lal Bakaiya, Jhajh, Lamaha, Chani and Tarahari.

Five bodies recovered as water level decreased (with photos)

Published On: July 14, 2019 03:00 PM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, July 14: After the water level decreased, five bodies have been recovered from Gaur municipality of Rautahat.

Embankment built by India causes flooding in Nepal

Published On: July 14, 2019 06:30 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, July 14: Over a dozen villages in Rautahat have been inundated by flood bringing people's normal life to a standstill.

Floodwaters inundate Gaur municipality

Published On: July 13, 2019 01:58 PM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, July 13: Gaur municipality in Rautahat district has been inundated by flood waters that accumulated after the embankment built in the area bordering India blocked their flow.

Ex-PM Nepal's home flooded amid heavy rainfalls

Published On: July 13, 2019 12:05 PM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, July 13: Former Prime Minister and senior leader of ruling Nepal Communist Party Madhav Kumar Nepal's home in Rautahat has been flooded following heavy rainfalls in the district for the past three days.

In pictures: Scores of villages in Rautahat inundated

Published On: July 13, 2019 10:12 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, July 13: Floods caused by incessant rainfall for the past three days have inundated scores of villages in Rautahat district.

IN PICTURES: Rautahat inundated

Published On: July 12, 2019 12:26 PM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, July 12: Floods caused by incessant rainfall have inundated half a dozen villages in Rautahat.

Several villages inundated in Rautahat, East-West Highway blocked

Published On: July 12, 2019 11:25 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, July 12: Floods caused by incessant rainfall have inundated half a dozen villages in Rautahat.

One dies after being swept away by Lal Bakaiya River

Published On: July 12, 2019 04:30 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, July 12: A person lost his life after being swept away by the swollen Lal Bakaiya River on Thursday.

Father murders 4-yr-old daughter out of greed for big insurance money

Published On: July 6, 2019 04:30 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, July 6: A man in Rautahat has been arrested on the charge of murdering his own four-year-old daughter so that he could claim Rs 5 million insurance.

Father kills his daughter to claim Rs 5 million worth of life insurance on her

Published On: July 5, 2019 11:10 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, July 5: A father has murdered his own daughter on Tuesday to get the life insurance on her in Rauthat district.

One shot dead as police open fire on agitating mob in Sarlahi

Published On: June 30, 2019 06:45 PM NPT By: Madan Thakur

SARLAHI, June 30: A demonstrator was killed and another injured when police opened fire on an agitating mob in Sarlahi.

Two detainees killed in police van accident

Published On: June 25, 2019 07:15 PM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, June 25: Two detainees have been killed leaving eight injured in a police van accident in the district on Tuesday.

Ishnath mayor accused of excluding deputy in decision making

Published On: June 23, 2019 07:34 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, June 23: Husnara Khatun, deputy mayor of Ishnath Municipality, has accused the mayor and the chief administrative officer (CAO) of misappropriating budget funds meant for development projects.

Haphazard widening, blacktopping of roads as fiscal year end nears

Published On: June 23, 2019 03:05 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, June 23: As the current fiscal year is near about to end, authorities in towns and villages are in a huge rush to complete developmental projects. To prevent freezing of project budget, last-minute implementation of development projects, commonly referred to as ‘Asare bikas,’ is taking place in several areas of Rautahat district.

Exploitation of rivers rampant in Rautahat

Published On: June 17, 2019 10:02 AM NPT By: Madan Thakur

RAUTAHAT, June 17: Exploitation of rivers for gravel and sand continues unabated in Rautahat as the fiscal year-end approaches.