Anil Bhandari

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Delay in reconstruction of classrooms affecting children’s education in Sindhuli

Published On: November 27, 2019 08:45 AM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, Nov 27: Kumar Chaulagain, teacher of Pratapbhanjyang Primary School of Kamala Municipality – 3, finds it very difficult to handle his classes. When he goes in to teach the forth graders, the third graders come around curiously and make noise. And when he is busy teaching the third graders, fourth graders trouble him the same way.

Construction of Dharan-Chatara-Sindhuli-Hetauda road in final stage

Published On: November 5, 2019 11:10 AM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, Nov 5: The construction of the Dharan-Chatara-Sindhuli-Hetauda road section along the Madan Bhandari Highway is in the final stage, according to the road project.

Blacktopping wears off within three months

Published On: November 3, 2019 08:53 AM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, Nov 3: Solabhanjyang–Sindhuligadhi section of the BP Highway blacktopped just three months ago has begun to wear off. Cracks and holes are visible at different parts of the highway section speaking volumes about the quality of the work done on it.

Hotels business thriving in Mulkot due to road connectivity

Published On: October 31, 2019 12:18 PM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, Oct 31: Until a few years ago, tourists used to find it hard to get a moderate hotel to stay in Mulkot. Now, Mulkot offers around a dozen of standard hotels thanks to the link with the BP Highway. In fact, some more are also being constructed. According to Dirbu Singh Moktan, chairperson of Sunkoshi Rural Municipality, where Mulkot lies, investment for hotels in Mulkot is remarkable.

Felling trees for ‘scientific management of forest’ alarms locals

Published On: October 21, 2019 08:05 AM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, Oct 21: The forest department has been felling trees in massive scale in several community forests of the district claiming that it was doing for managing the forests scientifically. The department has been felling trees in 33 community forests of the district. Locals are alarmed with these activities stating that the department has been felling even healthy and growing trees.

Three die, 25 injured in Dumja road accident

Published On: October 5, 2019 05:47 PM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, Oct 5: Three persons died and 25 injured when a bus met with an accident along B.P. Highway on Saturday.

Police to act against unauthorized use of govt vehicles

Published On: September 29, 2019 08:28 AM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, Sept 28: District Police Office in Sindhuli is geared up to take action against those who make unauthorized use of government vehicles during the Dashain festivals.

Goat price goes up as Dashain nears

Published On: September 29, 2019 08:03 AM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, Sept 29: The price of goats has dramatically gone up as Dashain festival nears. Consumers say that the price of live goats has been unnecessarily raised by traders because of Dashain festival.

Staff crunch at Sindhuli District Hospital

Published On: August 19, 2019 05:30 AM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, Aug 19: Kiran Shrestha of Kamalamai Municipality reached Sindhuli District Hospital with his ill son early morning on Sunday.

Khairenighat gets a motorable bridge after 11 years

Published On: August 6, 2019 09:05 AM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, Aug 6: When he running for the recent local election, Prem Bahadur Tamang, the current chairperson of Khadadevi Rural Municipality, would face just one major question from the locals – “When will the bridge of Khairenighat be built?”

Don’t make project hotbed of corruption, say locals

Published On: August 6, 2019 09:04 AM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, Aug 6: Locals affected by the Sunkoshi-Marin Diversion Multipurpose Project have asked authorities concerned to ensure that the national pride project does not become a hotbed of corruption.

One-way traffic resumed along Mid-hill Highway after nine days

Published On: July 19, 2019 06:21 PM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, July 19: One-way traffic along the Mid-hill Highway resumed on Friday that remained blocked due to the landslides triggered by incessant rains for the past nine days.

One dead, three missing as Kamala River sweeps away whole family

Published On: July 14, 2019 08:00 AM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, July 14: A child died and three others went missing as flood triggered by torrential rainfall swept away a six-member family at Dakaha of Dudhauli Municipality-1.

Officials make field visit to determine compensation

Published On: July 6, 2019 03:00 AM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, July 6: Site observation of areas that will be affected by the Sunkoshi Marine Diversion Multipurpose Project has begun.

Elderly people left alone in villages to fend for themselves

Published On: June 29, 2019 05:05 AM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, June 29: When Nara Bahadur Pulami, 72, of Otrekot village in Sindhuli was young, he had two daughters and four sons living with him. Five years ago, his youngest son died. Three other sons are away from home either for foreign employment or for a better life in Kathmandu. His daughters are married off and they rarely visit Pulami and his wife.

75-km trail connecting two historic forts ready

Published On: June 24, 2019 10:58 AM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, June 24: Construction of a 75-kilometer trekking trail to connect Hariharpurgadhi fort of Makawanpur with Sindhuligadhi fort of Sindhuli has been completed.

Couple gives birth to eight daughters in hope of a son

Published On: June 24, 2019 05:00 AM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, June 24: Phulmaya Rai of Hariharpurgadhi Rural Municipality-3 tied the nuptial knot with Chandra Bahadur Rai of the same village when she was just 16.

School unable to use new building due to wage dispute

Published On: June 21, 2019 07:47 AM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, June 21: The students of Shree Prakashodaya Secondary School of Kholagaun are compelled to study in the verandah of their new school building which was constructed some three months ago.

Agriculture Knowledge Center starts road construction

Published On: June 15, 2019 07:33 AM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, June 15: Agricultural Knowledge Center has decided to invest in road construction, in a move unexpected for the center.

Sindhuli schoolgirls produce sanitary pads on their own

Published On: May 30, 2019 10:10 AM NPT By: Anil Bhandari

SINDHULI, May 30: Girls studying at the community schools in the rural parts of the country often skip their classes while menstruating.