Chuman Basnet

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Three youths arrested along with brown sugar

Published On: February 26, 2024 01:37 PM NPT By: Chuman Basnet

MORANG, Feb 26: Police have arrested three youths who came through the Jogbani border crossing in Biratnagar with brown sugar. They were arrested with the drugs on Monday morning from Biratnagar Metropolitan City-13.

Suspicious object found in Biratnagar, two suspects arrested

Published On: February 13, 2024 01:30 PM NPT By: Chuman Basnet

MORANG, Feb 13: A suspicious object resembling a bomb was found near Durga Chowk in Biratnagar Municipality. The suspicious object, described as a pressure cooker tied with tape, was found on Monday evening between a mango tree and a house.

Indian national arrested with more than Rs 10 million Nepali counterfeit notes

Published On: February 12, 2024 10:07 AM NPT By: Chuman Basnet

MORANG, Feb 12: Police have arrested an Indian citizen with more than Rs 10 million Nepali counterfeit notes from Inaruwa in Sunsari.

Piece of dismembered finger found inside Mahendra Morang campus premises

Published On: February 9, 2024 06:11 PM NPT By: Chuman Basnet

MORANG, Feb 9: A piece of dismembered finger was found inside the premises of Mahendra Morang Adarsha Multiple Campus in Biratnagar on Friday.

Elephants create havoc reaching the place where an elephant was killed

Published On: January 2, 2024 01:59 PM NPT By: Chuman Basnet

MORANG, Jan 2:  In the vicinity where an elephant was fatally shot on Monday morning, other elephants have wreaked havoc during the night, causing damage in the area of Purbanchal University situated in Sundarharaincha Municipality-7 of Morang and its surroundings.

Tragic fire at scrap godown in Biratnagar claims one life, injures four others

Published On: December 6, 2023 05:28 PM NPT By: Chuman Basnet

MORANG, Dec 6: A massive fire broke out in a scrap godown located on Saat Ghumti Road in Biratnagar Metropolitan City-7 on Wednesday afternoon, leaving at least one killed and four others injured.

Biratnagar enforces two-month long prohibition amidst planned protest programs

Published On: September 18, 2023 11:00 AM NPT By: Chuman Basnet

MORANG, Sept 18: Following the announcement of protests by various organizations in Biratnagar, the capital of Koshi province, a two-month prohibition order has been enforced in the city.

Indian citizen arrested with illegal Indian currency in Nepal

Published On: September 11, 2023 12:09 PM NPT By: Chuman Basnet

MORANG, Sept 11: An Indian citizen has been arrested by the police from the southern gate of Biratnagar-16, under Nepal-India border area with banned Indian currency in Nepal.

Agitating group obstructs vehicular movement in Biratnagar following police obstruction to attend rally in Dharan

Published On: August 26, 2023 12:45 PM NPT By: Chuman Basnet

BIRATNAGAR, August 25: Demonstrators in Kanchanbari, Biratnagar, have staged a road blockade following police obstruction to their plan to attend a peace and harmony rally scheduled to take place in Dharan.

Koshi Province: CM Thapa expands cabinet

Published On: August 16, 2023 01:02 PM NPT By: Chuman Basnet

MORANG, Aug 16: On Wednesday, the Chief Minister (CM) of Koshi Province, Uddhav Thapa, expanded the cabinet and appointed a member of the Nepali Congress as a Minister of State. Gayanand Mandal, the newly appointed Minister of State for Industries, Agriculture and Cooperatives of Koshi Province, has taken the oath of office and secrecy.

Fire guts properties worth Rs 30 million at plastic industry in Biratnagar

Published On: August 9, 2023 04:41 PM NPT By: Chuman Basnet

MORANG, Aug 9: A massive fire that broke out at a plastic industry in Biratnagar Metropolitan City-1  on Wednesday morning gutted properties worth Rs 30 million. According to the District Police Office, Morang, the fire broke out in the plastic industry located in Biratnagar Metropolitan City-14 at around 1AM.

Tax dispute between Biratnagar metropolis and airport; metropolis gives one month time to pay tax

Published On: July 12, 2023 02:00 PM NPT By: Chuman Basnet

MORANG, July 12: The Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (CAAN) has announced its decision not to pay taxes to the local government at Biratnagar Airport. Rinji Sherpa, chief of CAAN in Biratnagar, clarified that according to the Local Self-Government Act, the airport is exempt from paying any taxes to the metropolis.

Complaint filed against three people including rapper Khatiwada on a murder charge

Published On: June 24, 2023 09:30 AM NPT By: Chuman Basnet

MORANG, June 24: A complaint has been filed with the Morang police against three individuals, including renowned rapper Girish Khatiwada, alleging their involvement in a murder case.

Biratnagar metropolis intensifies campaign to remove illegal structures

Published On: March 4, 2023 05:45 PM NPT By: Chuman Basnet

MORANG, March 4: Biratnagar Metropolitan City has intensified the campaign to remove structures built against the standards within the metropolitan area.

Father dead, son injured in road accident in Morang

Published On: March 3, 2023 01:40 PM NPT By: Chuman Basnet

MORANG, March 3: A man died and his son was injured in a road accident at Kisti Bridge located in Sundarharaincha Municipality-10 of Morang under the East-West Highway.

Two die in motorcycle mishap

Published On: February 28, 2023 04:00 PM NPT By: Chuman Basnet

MORANG, Feb 28: Two people died in a motorcycle accident in Nimuwa located in Budhiganga Rural Municipality-4 of Morang under the Koshi Highway.

Declared dead by doctor, newborn comes back to life amid preparations for cremation

Published On: January 20, 2023 09:30 AM NPT By: Chuman Basnet

MORANG, Jan 20: There was a huge outcry in the Mukhiya family after doctors announced their newborn baby dead. The condition of the mother who birthed the baby was beyond imagination.

Rape-accused Tolangi sent to jail for investigation

Published On: December 30, 2022 02:00 PM NPT By: Chuman Basnet

MORANG, Dec 30: Bijay Tolangi, 26, the ward member of Belbari Municipality-2, who was accused of rape, has been sent to jail. Tolangi was sent to Morang jail for judicial remand on Thursday.

One arrested with 5 kg of marijuana

Published On: December 25, 2022 03:30 PM NPT By: Chuman Basnet

MORANG, Dec 25: The police have arrested one person with 5 kg of marijuana from the airport canal located in Biratnagar Metropolitan City-4.

One died in motorcycle accident in Morang

Published On: December 25, 2022 02:19 PM NPT By: Chuman Basnet

MORANG, Dec 25: A young man died in a motorcycle accident in Katahari Rural Municipality, Morang on Saturday night.