Ritesh Tripathi

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COVID-19 death toll in Birgunj rises to 12

Published On: August 2, 2020 09:01 AM NPT By: Ritesh Tripathi

BIRGUNJ, Aug 2: One more person has died of COVID-19 in Birgunj Metropolitan City.

Woman succumbs to COVID-19 in Birgunj

Published On: August 2, 2020 07:30 AM NPT By: Ritesh Tripathi

BIRGUNJ, Aug 2: A woman, 50 years old, died of COVID-19 in Birgunj. She was undergoing treatment at Narayani Sub-regional Hospital.

46 more test positive for COVID-19 at Narayani Hospital

Published On: July 31, 2020 01:50 PM NPT By: Ritesh Tripathi

BIRGUNJ, July 31: The coronavirus (COVID-19) test results acquired on Thursday night confirmed 46 new cases at Narayani Hospital, Birgunj.

Birgunj reports three more COVID-19 related deaths

Published On: July 31, 2020 12:19 PM NPT By: Ritesh Tripathi

BIRGUNJ, July 31: Three persons including the chief executive officer (CEO) of Jagadamba Enterprises succumbed to the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Birgunj on Thursday.

Two succumb to COVID-19 in Parsa

Published On: July 29, 2020 09:20 PM NPT By: Ritesh Tripathi

BIRGUNJ, July 29: Two more people have died due to COVID-19 infection in Parsa district on Wednesday.

With four staff testing positive for COVID-19, Jagadamba Enterprises sealed off

Published On: July 28, 2020 08:20 PM NPT By: Ritesh Tripathi

BIRGUNJ, July 28: The District Administration Office (DAO), Parsa has sealed off Jagadamba Enterprises following the confirmation of novel coronavirus infection in four employees at the industry located at Birgunj Pathlaiya Industrial Corridor in Birgunj Metropolitan City-32.

15 more test positive for COVID-19 in Parsa district

Published On: July 28, 2020 09:54 AM NPT By: Ritesh Tripathi

BIRGUNJ, July 28: A test result acquired on Monday night confirmed COVID-19 in 15 more individuals in Parsa district, according to Dr Niraj Singh of Narayani COVID-19 Hospital.

Indian national dies at Narayani COVID-19 Hospital

Published On: July 26, 2020 02:55 PM NPT By: Ritesh Tripathi

Birgunj, July 26: An Indian national died while undergoing treatment at Narayani COVID-19 Hospital on Sunday morning.

17 more test positive for coronavirus including a case of fatality in Parsa district

Published On: July 23, 2020 02:15 PM NPT By: Ritesh Tripathi

BIRGUNJ, July 23: Narayani Hospital-based COVID-19 laboratory has confirmed 17 more positive cases of COVID-19 through Polymerases Chain Reaction (PCR) tests including a case of fatality.

Two COVID-19 deaths reported in Birgunj

Published On: June 13, 2020 03:30 PM NPT By: Ritesh Tripathi

BIRGUNJ, June 12: The throat swab samples of two individuals who died in Birgunj recently tested positive for the COVID-19 on Saturday.

43 more COVID-19 patients recover in Birgunj, no patient in Narayani Hospital

Published On: May 26, 2020 07:42 AM NPT By: Ritesh Tripathi

BIRGUNJ, May 26: Once heavily congested with nearly 100 coronavirus (COVID-19) infected patients, Birgunj-based Narayani Hospital has reported recovery of all patients admitted here.

18 more recover from COVID-19 in Birgunj, 27 in two days

Published On: May 25, 2020 11:00 AM NPT By: Ritesh Tripathi

BIRGUNJ, May 25: As many as 18 COVID-19 patients were discharged from the Birgunj-based Narayani Hospital at 10 pm on Sunday after recovering from the disease

Infected Indian nationals entered Nepal 'defying' lockdown

Published On: April 13, 2020 07:26 AM NPT By: Ritesh Tripathi

BIRGUNJ, April 13: Three Indian nationals, who had entered Nepal defying the nationwide lockdown enforced by both the countries, have tested positive for coronavirus. Tests conducted at the Kathmandu-based National Public Health Laboratory (NPHL) confirmed the results.

Birgunj-based industrialist Shiva Kumar Rungata's second test turns out negative for COVID-19 (with medical report)

Published On: March 22, 2020 11:49 PM NPT By: Ritesh Tripathi

BIRGUNJ, March 22: The second medical test of Birgunj-based industrialist Shiva Kumar Rungata, who had initially tested positive for coronavirus, has turned out to be negative.

Cement, steel industries in trouble as demand stagnates

Published On: February 25, 2020 08:45 AM NPT By: Ritesh Tripathi

BIRGUNJ, Feb 25: Industries in the industrial corridor of Birgunj have decreased their production due to lack of adequate market for their products. According to the officials of the Birgunj Chamber of Commerce and Industries, industries have decreased 75% of their production, as number of industries has increased but the demand is less than the production capacity of these industries.

Birgunj ICP to operate in full capacity from mid-March

Published On: February 13, 2020 10:02 AM NPT By: Ritesh Tripathi

BIRGUNJ, Feb 13: Preparations are afoot to divert all cargoes coming from Raxaul-Birgunj route to Integrated Check Post (ICP) in Sirisiya of Parsa.

Five Indian companies in race to manage Birgunj ICD

Published On: January 30, 2020 10:20 AM NPT By: Ritesh Tripathi

BIRGUNJ, Jan 30: Five companies have submitted their bid documents expressing interest to take over the management of Inland Container Depot of Birgunj.

After betel nut, black pepper, date smuggling rife in Birgunj

Published On: January 27, 2020 12:05 PM NPT By: Ritesh Tripathi

BIRGUNJ, Jan 27: After betel nut, pea and black pepper, smugglers seem to have turned their attention to dried dates.

Extra charge by shipping companies cost Nepali importers Rs 1 billion annually

Published On: January 15, 2020 10:21 AM NPT By: Ritesh Tripathi

BIRGUNJ, Jan 15: Shipping companies have been exploiting Nepali importers to the tune of Rs 1 billion annually since the direct transshipment procedure was implemented for third-country trade. Shipping companies have been found to charge extra under different headings apart from the basic sea freight charge.

Six-lane Birgunj-Pathlaiya road to be ready by mid-July

Published On: January 14, 2020 09:27 AM NPT By: Ritesh Tripathi

BIRGUNJ, Jan 14: The six-lane Birgunj-Pathlaiya Road still remains incomplete even though it has already been one and half months since the construction deadline expired.