Suman Malla

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Promise to decentralize Singha Durbar's power limited to slogan only

Published On: August 24, 2017 04:01 AM NPT By: Suman Malla

MUGU, August 24: Locals of Mugu district still remember how difficult it was for them to seek services from the local government bodies. Locals of all the VDCs needed to reach the district headquarters even for a minor service. Due to the bureaucratic hassles, they had long yearned for local representatives with hopes that it would ease the lengthy process. Their wish got fulfilled after the local level elections of May 14. But, the scenario has not changed event to this day.

14-year-old girl raped in Mugu

Published On: August 24, 2017 02:13 AM NPT By: Suman Malla

MUGU, August 24: A man in Mugu has been accused of raping a fourteen-year-old girl.

Teenage girl raped yet again

Published On: August 23, 2017 05:28 PM NPT By: Suman Malla

MUGU, Aug 23: A thirty-year-old man has raped a teenage girl in Chhayanath Rural Municipality-14 of the district.

China to provide 346 metric tons food-stuffs

Published On: July 14, 2017 06:44 PM NPT By: Suman Malla

MUGU, July 14:   China government has pledged to provide 346 metric tons food stuffs to the locals of Karmarong Rural Municipality boarding the neighboring country China.

DNDRC to provide relief to the flood victims family

Published On: July 5, 2017 10:00 PM NPT By: Suman Malla

MUGU, July 5: District Disaster Relief Committee (DDRC), Mugu has made a decision to provide financial assistance to the family members of three yarsagumba collectors who were swept away by flood while returning from their trip.

Drought damages crops in Mugu, water sources drying up

Published On: July 3, 2017 12:40 AM NPT By: Suman Malla

MUGU, July 3: The prolonged drought in Soru rural municipality which lies in the northern part of Mugu has destroyed the crops leaving hundreds of farmers in despair.

Number of patients soars with onset of monsoon in Mugu

Published On: June 26, 2017 08:37 PM NPT By: Suman Malla

MUGU, June 26: With the onset of monsoon, the number of patients suffering from diarrhea has increased in the district.

Newly elected ward chair receives assassination threat

Published On: June 24, 2017 05:30 PM NPT By: Suman Malla

MUGU, June 24: An unidentified group has threatened to take  life of  newly  elected ward chairman of Khatyang Rural   Municipality-8.

Yarsa collectors falling ill due to mismanagement of garbage

Published On: June 12, 2017 05:30 AM NPT By: Suman Malla

MUGU, June 11:  Lack of proper management of waste materials, garbage and human feces in various pasturelands of eastern Mugu is not just giving rise to environmental pollution but is also affecting the health of Yarsa collectors.

Gamgadi locals busy as yarsha season approaches

Published On: May 22, 2017 08:17 PM NPT By: Suman Malla

MUGU, May 22: Gamgadi locals have no time to spare ever after the local level election is over now-a-days.

Candidates file their nominations in Mugu

Published On: May 3, 2017 09:24 AM NPT By: Suman Malla

MUGU, May 2:  The filing of nominations for the first phase of local elections slated for May 14 was successfully concluded in Mugu on Tuesday.

No woman candidate for major post in Mugu

Published On: May 2, 2017 08:23 AM NPT By: Suman Malla

MUGU, May 2: None of the political parties in Mugu district have fielded female candidates for the executive position of the local units for upcoming elections slated for May 14.

Mugu Election Office says poll preparations complete

Published On: May 1, 2017 12:00 AM NPT By: Suman Malla

MUGU, May 1: The District Election Office (DEO), Mugu has completed all the preparations required for the local level elections slated for May 14.

Teen falls off cliff to death

Published On: April 16, 2017 06:27 PM NPT By: Suman Malla

MUGU, April 16: A teenage girl has fallen off cliff to death in the district on Sunday.

Domestic tourists hit over lack of air service in Karnali

Published On: April 1, 2017 05:57 PM NPT By: Suman Malla

MUGU, April 1: Air service has been hit in Karnali zone after the aircraft of private airlines companies moved to the eastern region over lucrative business.

Police personnel of Pulu lack proper shelter

Published On: March 23, 2017 12:10 AM NPT By: Suman Malla

MUGU, March 23: Police personnel stationed at Pulu village of Karmarong municipality in Mugu district are struggling for a shelter in lack of proper building for the police station.

Fire guts two houses in Mugu

Published On: January 22, 2017 05:00 PM NPT By: Suman Malla

MUGU, Jan 22: A fire gutted two houses at Gamgadi, the district headquarters, on Sunday afternoon.

Mugu patient dies while waiting for Nepalgunj plane

Published On: January 19, 2017 06:13 PM NPT By: Suman Malla

MUGU, Jan 19: Tshering Lama, 20, of Pulu, Mugu died on Thursday at the airport of the district while waiting for the plane.

Goma Air aircraft’s tire flattens while landing at Talcha Airport

Published On: January 11, 2017 04:10 PM NPT By: Suman Malla

MUGU, Jan 11: An aircraft of Goma Air that had flown from Nepalgunj with 15 passengers on board averted an accident at the Rara-based Talcha Airport on Wednesday though one of its tires flattened while landing.

Medicines meant for rural areas 'disappear' on the way

Published On: January 10, 2017 12:20 AM NPT By: Suman Malla

MUGU, Jan 10: The government has categorized 70 types of medicines for free of cost distribution and those are supplied to the rural health posts through the respective district hospitals. However, while the scarcity of medicines in the health posts and government hospitals is not an unheard issue, the situation in Mugu is no different. Amid this, the authorities put the blame on 'surprising disappearance' of the drugs on the way.