Krishna Oli

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6-year-old diagnosed with Kala-azar in Bajura

Published On: November 14, 2023 05:00 PM NPT By: Krishna Oli

BAJURA, Nov 14: Cases of Kala-azar (Black Fever) have emerged in Bajura, with 6-year-old Chiring Thapa from Himali Rural Municipality-2 diagnosed with the disease.

Badri Pandey of NC wins in Bajura

Published On: December 4, 2022 12:14 PM NPT By: Krishna Oli

BAJURA, Dec 4: Deputy General Secretary of Nepali Congress (NC) Badri Pandey has won the House of Representatives election from Bajura.

Accused of caste-based discrimination, ward chair arrested in Chetan Ayadi murder case

Published On: December 1, 2022 04:32 PM NPT By: Krishna Oli

BAJURA, Dec 1: Triveni Municipality-7 Ward Chairman Juddha Bahadur Ayadi has been arrested for his alleged involvement in the murder of student leader Chetan Ayadi. The ward chairman who is facing a case of caste-based discrimination and untouchability, has been arrested again on the charge of murder.

Chetan Ayadi’s body to be cremated after seven days

Published On: November 28, 2022 12:31 PM NPT By: Krishna Oli

BAJURA, Nov 28: The body of student leader Chetan Ayadi is going to be cremated after seven days of his death. The relatives were adamant that they would not receive the body until the killer was arrested. Ayadi was reportedly beaten to death on the evening of November 20.

Maoist Centre officially demands action against killers of Chetan Aidi

Published On: November 27, 2022 05:15 PM NPT By: Krishna Oli

BAJURA, Nov 27: The CPN-Maoist Centre has demanded action against those involved in the murder of its student leader Chetan Ayadi in Bajura district during the November 20 election. Organizations affiliated to the CPN-Maoist Center in Bajura have drawn the government’s attention arguing that those who were allegedly involved in the murder have not yet been arrested even a week after the incident.

One killed in Bajura as police opens fire

Published On: November 20, 2022 06:09 PM NPT By: Krishna Oli

BAJURA, Nov 20: One person was killed in election-related violence after being shot dead at a polling station in Nateshwari Basic School of Tribeni Municipality, ward -7, Bajura.

Ward chairman who beat up a Dalit man for entering temple lands in police custody

Published On: September 29, 2022 04:45 PM NPT By: Krishna Oli

BAJURA, Sept 29: The police have arrested Ward Chairman Juddha Ayadi, who beat up a Dalit man for entering a local temple. The police have arrested the ward chairman who assaulted Tekendra Sunar for entering the Nateshwari Temple located in Triveni Municipality-7.

Nepali Army detonates a ‘bomb’ found near Bajura Police Office

Published On: July 31, 2022 10:31 AM NPT By: Krishna Oli

BAJURA, July 31: A team of Nepali Army (NA) has diffused explosives found near the District Police Office, Bajura. The bomb disposal team of the Nepali Army diffused the bomb-like object found in the house of local Dinesh BK.

Bajura district spends 6% of capital budget in 8 months

Published On: March 23, 2020 09:49 AM NPT By: Krishna Oli

BAJURA, March 23: Bajura district has spent the least amount of budget allocated by the provincial government compared to other districts in the Sudurpashchim province.  According to province officials, the district has managed to spend only 23% of the allocated recurrent expenditure and 6% of the allocated capital expenditure.

'Viral fever' claims two lives, over 250 infected

Published On: February 8, 2020 12:49 PM NPT By: Krishna Oli

BAJURA, Feb 8: Suspected viral fever has claimed two lives and infected dozens of people in Swamikartik Khapar Rural Municipality of Bajura district, according to Janak Bahadur Rokaya, chairperson of ward number 1 of the rural municipality. Health experts have however hesitated to term it as viral fever unless medically proven.

Four killed, four injured and one missing in Karnali jeep mishap

Published On: January 2, 2020 07:47 PM NPT By: Krishna Oli

BAJURA, Jan 2: Four people died, four others sustained injuries and one went missing when a jeep met with an accident in Karnali Corridor at Bandhu of Himali Rural Municipality-7 on Thursday afternoon.

Children deprived of vaccination in Bajura

Published On: January 2, 2020 09:39 AM NPT By: Krishna Oli

BAJURA, Jan 2: The vaccines that should have been made available to children of Kolti by December has not been delivered by the government yet. More than a hundred children in the region have been deprived of this health service.

Over 70% drivers, conductors have high blood pressure: Bajura police

Published On: December 26, 2019 08:21 AM NPT By: Krishna Oli

BAJURA, Dec 26: Police have started implementing the road safety measures strictly, aiming at the smooth and lawful operation of both short- and long-distance vehicles in the district.

Facebook banned in Badimalika municipality, Bajura

Published On: December 25, 2019 02:35 PM NPT By: Krishna Oli

BAJURA, Dec 25: Badimalika municipality of the district has put a ban on the use of popular social networking site Facebook during the office hours.

Four die of postpartum complication in Bajura

Published On: November 28, 2019 08:31 AM NPT By: Krishna Oli

BAJURA, Nov 28: A total of four nursing mothers have died of postpartum complication in Bajura in the first four months of the current fiscal year. Of them, two died in the hospital, while two lost life at health posts, according to a source at Bajura District Hospital.

Bajura sees growth in access to safe abortion services

Published On: November 17, 2019 07:52 AM NPT By: Krishna Oli

BAJURA, Nov 17: Bajura, a remote district in the far western hills of the country, has fared well in terms of safe abortion. As per the government record, as many as 865 women received safe abortion service through government-run health centers in the district. Of the total 28 health centers in the district, 15 health centers have been providing abortion service to women.

'Unsafe Motherhood' alarms women visiting health centers

Published On: November 12, 2019 09:18 AM NPT By: Krishna Oli

BAJURA, Nov 12: Rejina Nepali, who gave birth to a healthy baby at the Chhatara Health Post in Bajura district on November 2, died six hours after the delivery at the health post. That was the fourth child of the deceased, a local of Bishan Bazar, Chhatara. Her family members have blamed her death on the 'health post's negligence'.

16 cadres of Biplab-led outfit arrested

Published On: November 9, 2019 02:36 PM NPT By: Krishna Oli

BAJURA, Police have arrested 16 leaders and cadres of outlawed Netra Bikram Chand ‘Biplab’-led Nepal Communist Party from Majhpali of Gaumul rural municipality-3.

One dies from hornet sting; two injured

Published On: October 3, 2019 07:30 PM NPT By: Krishna Oli

BAJURA, Oct 3: A five-year-old minor has died and two others have sustained injuries due to hornet sting in Bajura.

Bajura apples find their way into the capital

Published On: September 26, 2019 07:54 AM NPT By: Krishna Oli

BAJURA, Sept 26: Apple farmers of the district are happy this year as they don’t have to worry about the market. Their produce is sold from the farm itself, and they are relieved from incurring losses due to the rotting of apples when they had to wait to find buyers and transport the produce until last year.