Khagendra Adhikari

The contributor for Republica.

Six police personnel suspended for dereliction of duty

Published On: November 28, 2017 12:49 PM NPT By: Khagendra Adhikari

TAPLEJUNG, Nov 28: District Police Office, Taplejung, has suspended 6 police personnel including Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI) on the accuse of negligence on security sensitivity during the election.

New voters decisive in Taplejung elections

Published On: November 6, 2017 05:00 AM NPT By: Khagendra Adhikari

TAPLEJUNG, Nov 6: There are eight candidates in constituency-1 of Taplejung while constituency-2 of the district has 15 candidates of various political parties. The main competition, however, is between the 'democratic' alliance led by Nepali Congress (NC) and the left alliance comprising of CPN-UML and CPN (Maoist Center).

Candidates provided electoral symbols in Taplejung

Published On: June 20, 2017 06:53 PM NPT By: Khagendra Adhikari

TAPLEJUNG, June 20: The office of chief returning officer and returning officer on Tuesday provided electoral symbols to all the candidates of local units in the district.

Biplav-led NCP abducts candidate

Published On: June 18, 2017 02:01 PM NPT By: Khagendra Adhikari

TAPLEJUNG, June 18: Cadres of Netra Bikram Chand (Biplav) led Nepal Communist Party abducted Nepali Congress candidate for ward member Man Kumar Patangwa from Phaktanglung Rural Municipality-2, Khejenim of Taplejung district.

One killed, other goes missing in rain-fed river

Published On: May 26, 2017 07:39 PM NPT By: Khagendra Adhikari

TAPLEJUNG, May 26: A man died while his wife went missing after being swept away by a rain-fed stream in Sirijanga Municipality-7 in the district.

Top member of Harahang gang arrested

Published On: October 26, 2016 01:50 AM NPT By: Khagendra Adhikari

TAPLEJUNG, Oct 26: A special taskforce of Nepal Police, on Monday arrested a top member of Harahang gang, an armed outfit which is said to be involved in numerous criminal activities in Taplejung district.

One killed in Taplejung landslide, dozens displaced

Published On: September 3, 2016 08:08 AM NPT By: Khagendra Adhikari

TAPLEJUNG, Sept 3: A person has died and four others were buried in a landslide triggered by torrential rainfall since days at Taplejung municipality-2 and 8.

Landslide blocks Tamor, settlements at risk

Published On: July 11, 2016 01:20 AM NPT By: Khagendra Adhikari

TAPLEJUNG, July 11: A massive landslide has blocked the Tamor River at Sawadin VDC of Taplejung district on Sunday morning. This has formed a big temporary lake and the river's water is threatening human settlements both upstream and downstream.