Suman Malla

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Mugu steps up security amid potential threats

Published On: November 25, 2017 03:55 PM NPT By: Suman Malla

MUGU, Nov 25: Despite claims that all election booths are safe for tomorrow’s elections, the District Election Office has suspected potentials of booths being captured.

Mugu supplies 300 tons of apples

Published On: October 16, 2017 07:39 AM NPT By: Suman Malla

MUGU, Oct 16: Recording significant growth in apple production, the remote western district of Mugu has exported 300 tons of apples outside the district so far in the current fiscal year.

Crusher plants causing noise pollution: Locals

Published On: September 9, 2017 07:26 AM NPT By: Suman Malla

MUGU, Sept 9: Manmohan Khadka of Rara Municipality-3 speaks louder these days. Other members of his family do the same. If they do not do so, they cannot hear each other, according to Khadka. “The crusher plants are operated all the time. When they make noise, we cannot hear anything except the noise,” he lamented.

Road obstruction leaves apple farmers high and dry

Published On: September 1, 2017 02:00 AM NPT By: Suman Malla

MUGU, Aug 31: Farmers of Mugu are worried for their produce is about to rot as they have not been able to take apple to the market.

NFC's 100 sacks of rice decay in Mugu

Published On: August 29, 2017 03:13 AM NPT By: Suman Malla

MUGU, August 29: Around 100 sacks of rice supplied by Nepal Food Corporation (NFC) to locals of Humal have been found to be damaged.

As tourism boom hits Rara, foreign visitor numbers disappointingly low

Published On: August 27, 2017 09:14 AM NPT By: Suman Malla

MUGU, August 27: Tourist footfall in Rara Laka - the biggest lake in the country - has remained more or less at the same level over the past five years.

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.