Rohit Rai

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Dharan to enforce week-long lockdown starting Wednesday midnight

Published On: August 5, 2020 02:20 PM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, Aug 5: The Dharan Sub-metropolitan City has decided to enforce a week-long lockdown starting Wednesday midnight.

Two including a policeman injured as police fire shots in Sunsari to seize smuggled goods

Published On: July 18, 2020 01:37 PM NPT By: Rohit Rai

SUNSARI, July 18: Two including a policeman were injured in the Ghuski area of Sunsari district when police fired shots on a group of smugglers to seize smuggled goods in their possession on Friday night.

Smugglers clash with police in Sunsari, two injured

Published On: July 17, 2020 01:21 PM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, July 17: A group of armed smugglers clashed with police at the Nepal-India border region at Debandunj Rural Municipality-3 in Sunsari district late Thursday night.

Kerabari Rural Municipality chief stabbed inside his office, sustains head injuries

Published On: July 17, 2020 01:18 PM NPT By: Rohit Rai

Injured chairperson has been admitted to Nobel Hospital in Biratnagar

Medics stage demonstration demanding security at BPKIHS

Published On: July 7, 2020 03:12 PM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, July 7: Medics working on the frontline amid the COVID-19 pandemic staged demonstration demanding security at BP Koirala Institute of Health Science, Dharan on Tuesday.

18 COVID-19 patients discharged from BPKIHS

Published On: June 2, 2020 10:25 AM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, June 2 : A total of 18 coronavirus (COVID-19) patients were discharged from BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences (BPKIHS) in Dharan after their recovery on Monday night.

Dharan Sub-metropolis producing hand sanitizers

Published On: March 18, 2020 08:28 AM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, March 18: With the market reeling under acute shortage of sanitizers, the Dharan Sub-Metropolitan City has started the production of sanitizers to fulfill the local demand.

BPKIHS docs, staffers call off protest

Published On: February 25, 2020 07:55 AM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, Feb 25: Following an agreement with the administration of the BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences (BPKIHS), doctors and staffers who were preparing to stage a protest to press various demands including a pay hike have called off their protest.

Senate meeting today, faculty doctors continue protest

Published On: January 10, 2020 07:47 AM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, Jan 10: Though the 43rd senate meeting of BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences (BPKIHS) is taking place today, the faculty doctors at the institute have continued their protests at the institute presenting their demands.

BPKIHS starts probe into electricity tariff collection by unauthorized department

Published On: January 4, 2020 10:57 AM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, Jan 4: BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences (BPKIHS) has started investigation after an officer of its electrical engineering department allegedly collected electricity tariff from the businesses on the premises of the institute.

Police seize huge cache of arms from a poultry farm in Sunsari

Published On: December 22, 2019 06:50 PM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, Dec 22: Police have discovered a huge cache of arms and ammunitions from a poultry farm located at Barahakshetra municipality-7 in Sunsari district on Sunday.

CIAA files graft case against BPKIHS ex-registrar, 3 others

Published On: December 18, 2019 07:42 AM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, Dec 18: The CIAA has registered a corruption case at the Special Court against four persons including Tul Bahadur Shrestha, former registrar at Dharan-based BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences (BPKIHS).

New Dharan mayor plans tax review

Published On: December 5, 2019 09:04 AM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, Dec 5: After assuming office on Wednesday, the new mayor of Dharan Sub-metropolitan City Tilak Rai has decided to carry out a study to review municipal taxes as per public demand.

Congress candidate wins in Dharan after decades

Published On: December 3, 2019 08:14 AM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, Dec 3: Dharan, considered to be a safe constituency for the CPN-UML until recently has ceased to be so if the by-election results are anything go by.

NC’s Tilak Rai elected as mayor of Dharan

Published On: December 2, 2019 12:58 PM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, Dec 2: Tilak Rai of Nepali Congress has been elected as the mayor of Dharan sub-metropolitan city in the by-polls.

DPM Yadav exerts pressure on acting VC to pick his kin as BPKIHS registrar

Published On: November 9, 2019 11:39 AM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, Nov 9: The 43rd senate meeting of BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences (BPKIHS) has been cancelled after Health Minister Upendra Yadav exerted pressure on acting vice-chancellor of BPKIHS, Dr Guru Khanal, to recommend Dr BN Yadav, the minister's son's to-be father-in-law, for the post of registrar.

'Prescribing food supplements unnecessarily to patients common'

Published On: October 26, 2019 08:10 AM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, Oct 26: After exposing  that the doctors at BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences (BPKIHS) have been  prescribing  food supplements to patients unnecessarily, the market monitoring by the Department of Drug Administration (DDA) also found that hospitals in Jhapa and Biratnagar have been following  the same practice to get commissions from the companies producing food supplements.

‘Doctors at BPKIHS prescribing food supplements unnecessarily to patients’

Published On: October 20, 2019 06:38 AM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, Oct 20: Doctors at BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences (BPKIHS) have been found prescribing patients with unnecessary medicines and unregistered food supplements that cost much more than the government-approved medicines.

Koshi Corridor: New hopes for north-south highway

Published On: October 17, 2019 09:39 AM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, Oct 17: It has already been more than a decade since the government started constructing the Koshi Highway connecting Jogbani in the southern border to Kimathanka in the northern border. But there has been no sign of progress so far.

Swift closed camp not enough to win gold: Basketball head coach

Published On: August 14, 2019 08:52 AM NPT By: Rohit Rai

DHARAN, Aug 14: Nepal national basketball team is preparing in Dharan for around 12 days for the 13th South Asian Games (SAG) which starts on December 1.