Dhurba Dangal

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Sindhupalchowk devastated by landslides and floods

Published On: September 26, 2020 12:05 PM NPT By: Dhurba Dangal

73 killed, 39 missing, 40 injured, 127 houses destroyed and hundreds displaced in the past three months

Sindhupalchowk flood updates: Two die, 20 missing (with photos)

Published On: July 9, 2020 02:37 PM NPT By: Dhurba Dangal

SINDHUPALCHOWK, July 9:  Two people died and at least 20 others have gone missing in flash floods triggered by incessant rainfall in three different settlements along the Bhotekoshi Corridor in Sindhupalchowk district at around 1 am on Thursday. The swollen river and other local streams as a result of the incessant rainfall throughout the night have swept away as many as 33 houses.

16 houses swept away by flood in Sindhupalchowk; two die, 23 missing

Published On: July 9, 2020 11:30 AM NPT By: Dhurba Dangal

SINDHUPALCHOWK, July 9:  As many as 16 houses were swept away by floods triggered by incessant rainfall in two settlements along the Araniko Highway in Sindhupalchowk district at around 1am on Thursday.

Here’s what Miss World 2019 Toni-Ann Singh is doing in Helambu with photos

Published On: March 6, 2020 01:19 PM NPT By: Dhurba Dangal

Miss World 2019 Toni – Ann Singh reached Helambu on Friday. Miss World Toni was there to observe Miss Nepal Anushka Shrestha’s ongoing project at Echowk, Helambu Rural Municipality. She was accompanied by Miss Nepal Anushka Shrestha and former Miss Nepal Shrinkhala Khatiwada.

Two missing students found dead

Published On: January 28, 2020 08:04 AM NPT By: Dhurba Dangal

SINDHUPALCHOWK, Jan 28: Two students missing in Langtang National Park since January 17 have been found dead on Monday.

Rescue team mobilized to find out whereabouts of missing students in Langtang (with photos)

Published On: January 20, 2020 07:30 PM NPT By: Dhurba Dangal

SINDHUPALCHOWK, Jan 20: A four-member search team has been mobilized in the Langtang region to find out the whereabouts of missing two students of Bouddha-based Kumari English Boarding School.

Two students go missing in Langtang area

Published On: January 19, 2020 07:45 PM NPT By: Dhurba Dangal

SINDHUPALCHOK, Jan 19: Two students have gone missing for the past three days from a hotel in Langtang National Park area of Nuwakot district.

Bhotekoshi Hydropower starts preparations for test transmission

Published On: November 21, 2019 08:52 AM NPT By: Dhurba Dangal

SINDHUPALCHOWK, Nov 21: The 45-megawatt Bhotekoshi Hydropower Project, which is the largest private sector’s hydropower project, has started preparations for the test transmission.

Sonam Tamang: The man who saved dozens of lives

Published On: November 6, 2019 06:33 AM NPT By: Dhurba Dangal

SINDHUPALCHOWK, Nov 6: Sonam Tamang is all over the internet since Sunday garnering praises for his courageous effort in saving lives of dozens of passengers – stuck in Sunkoshi River after a bus accident on the same day.

17 killed, 50 injured in Sindhupalchowk bus accident

Published On: November 4, 2019 06:54 AM NPT By: Dhurba Dangal

SINDHUPALCHOWK, Nov 4: At least 17 people were killed and 50 others sustained injuries when a passenger bus en route to Kathmandu from Maga-Deurali of Dolkha plunged into the Sunkoshi River in Sindhupalchowk district on Sunday.

Family members of deceased get financial assistance

Published On: October 23, 2019 10:10 AM NPT By: Dhurba Dangal

SINDHUPALCHOK, Oct 23: Indrawati Rural Municipality and Sindhu Helambu Yatayat Committee have provided financial assistance to the family members of those killed in a bus accident that occurred on October 12 in Sindhupalchwok district. Twelve persons had died in the accident.

81 injured passengers go home after receiving treatment

Published On: October 13, 2019 08:10 AM NPT By: Dhurba Dangal

SINDHUPALCHOK, Oct 13: The passengers who were injured in a bus accident in Sindhupalchowk have started to leave hospitals after receiving treatment.

Cooking gas cylinder blast death toll climbs to four

Published On: March 27, 2019 07:43 AM NPT By: Dhurba Dangal

SINDHUPALCHOWK, March 27: The death toll in Monday’s LPG cylinder explosion at Chaku Hydropower Project site in Bhotekoshi Rural Municipality, Sindhupalchowk, has reached four after two people missing in the blast were confirmed dead on Tuesday.

Police intensify search after murder evidence found inside aashram

Published On: January 11, 2019 01:18 PM NPT By: Dhurba Dangal

SINDHUPALCHOK, Jan 11: Police have intensified search at Ram Bahadur Bomjom's aashrams in Sindhupalchowk and Sindhuli after finding important evidence that has shown Sanchalal Waiba was murdered inside the aashram.

Sindhupalchowk police takes the lead in Bomjan probe

Published On: January 9, 2019 08:35 AM NPT By: Dhurba Dangal

SINDHUPALCHOWK, Jan 9: The District Police Office (DPO), Sindhupalchowk, has been assigned to take the lead in the investigation of the Bandegaun-based ashram of Ram Bahadur Bomjan, a self-proclaimed ascetic who has been charged with sexual assaults and disappearance of several of his disciples.

CIB studying salt wrappers, charcoal recovered from Bomjan ashram

Published On: January 7, 2019 08:48 AM NPT By: Dhurba Dangal

SINDHUPALCHOWK, Jan 7: A team from the Central Investigation Bureau (CIB) of Nepal Police on Sunday returned to Kathmandu after raiding the ashram of Ram Bahadur Bomjan, the self-proclaimed ascetic also known as ‘Buddha boy’ who has been accused of disappearing several of his disciples.

Quake victims pressing for building integrated settlement

Published On: May 1, 2018 05:32 AM NPT By: Dhurba Dangal

SINDHUPALCHOWK, May 1: Earthquake victims in Sindhupalchowk have been increasingly attracted towards integrated settlement. The attraction is fueled by the benefits of such settlements and the strong bonding they have developed among themselves during their communal stay post-quake.

Three killed, 16 injured in Sindhupalchowk bus mishap

Published On: March 23, 2018 03:50 PM NPT By: Dhurba Dangal

KATHMANDU, Mar 23: Three people were killed while 16 others sustained injuries as a bus met with an accident at Charghare of Sindhupalchowk district on Friday afternoon.

Sindhupalchowk's Majhi people help each other to rebuild homes

Published On: March 17, 2018 05:53 AM NPT By: Dhurba Dangal

SINDHUPALCHOWK, March 17: Three years after the devastating Gorkha earthquake in 2015, reconstruction activities are finally reaching the underprivileged communities of the country.

Reconstruction work gathers pace in Sindhupalchowk

Published On: January 31, 2018 08:14 AM NPT By: Dhurba Dangal

SINDHUPALCHOWK, Jan 31: The sluggish reconstruction work in Sindhupalchowk, one of the worst-hit districts by the devastating earthquakes of 2015, is gaining pace of late.