Kiran Man Bajracharya

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Kapilvastu sealed off for a week amid growing number of COVID-19 cases

Published On: May 11, 2020 10:02 PM NPT By: Kiran Man Bajracharya

KAPILVASTU, May 11: The District Administration Office (DAO), Kapilvastu, has sealed off the district for a week from Monday (May 11) 5 pm to Sunday (May 17) midnight owing to the increasing number of COVID-19 cases in the district.

COVID-19 spreading in Kapilvastu, 15 cases so far

Published On: May 11, 2020 01:57 PM NPT By: Kiran Man Bajracharya

KAPILVASTU, May 11: Kapilvastu district alone has 15 cases of COVID-19 now, following the confirmation of 10 new cases on Monday by the Ministry of Health and Population.

COVID-19 pandemic hampers Buddha Jayanti celebrations in Lumbini (with photos)

Published On: May 7, 2020 05:50 PM NPT By: Kiran Man Bajracharya

KAPILVASTU, May 7: Lumbini, the birthplace of Lord Buddha, witnesses scores of people including monks and nuns as well as cabinet ministers, government officials, among others, during the Buddha Jayanti celebrations in the Nepali month of Baisakh every year. However, this year’s celebrations have been hampered by the coronavirus pandemic.

Ward chairperson in Kapilvastu shot at, remains unscathed

Published On: May 1, 2020 11:21 AM NPT By: Kiran Man Bajracharya

KAPILVASTU, May 1: Some unidentified people opened fire on the ward chairperson of Yasodhara Rural Municipality-8, Sahabuddin Musalman, on Thursday midnight.

13-year-old girl raped by her neighbor in Kapilvastu

Published On: March 27, 2020 04:28 PM NPT By: Kiran Man Bajracharya

KAPILVASTU, March 27: A 13-year-old girl was raped by her neighbor at Mayadevi rural municipality-4 in Kapilvastu on Thursday night.

Biplab cadres torch six vehicles in Kapilvastu

Published On: March 5, 2020 02:05 PM NPT By: Kiran Man Bajracharya

KAPILVASTU, March 5: Cadres of outlawed Biplab-led group have set fire on six vehicles belonging to a construction company in Shivraj municipality on Wednesday midnight.

Branch manager of Global IME Bank dies in car accident in Kapilvastu

Published On: December 9, 2019 05:00 PM NPT By: Kiran Man Bajracharya

KAPILVASTU, Dec 9: Suresh Pandey, the branch manager of Bangai-based Global IME Bank died in a car accident in Kapilvastu district on Monday.

Krishnanagar is returning to normalcy as two sides sign 10-point deal

Published On: November 1, 2019 02:50 PM NPT By: Kiran Man Bajracharya

KAPILVASTU, Nov 1: The tensed situation at Krishnanagar is returning to normalcy as local administration and protesters reached a 10-point deal on Thursday mid-night.

One dies in Krishnanagar when police open fire, indefinite curfew imposed

Published On: October 31, 2019 01:32 PM NPT By: Kiran Man Bajracharya

KAPILVASTU, Oct 31: A person has died after police opened fire to take control of the situation as locals staged protest breaching the curfew order in Krishnanagar.

Government vehicle torched in Kapilvastu

Published On: August 11, 2019 12:20 PM NPT By: Kiran Man Bajracharya

KAPILVASTU, August 11: An unidentified group set fire on government vehicle which was used by the chief of rural municipality in Kapilvastu last night at 10 pm.

Unidentified group opens fire on Samajbadi local leader in Kapilbastu

Published On: August 1, 2019 05:25 PM NPT By: Kiran Man Bajracharya

KAPILBASTU, August 1: An unidentified gang has opened fire on a local leader of Samajbadi Party Nepal in the district on Thursday.

Most wanted Khan arrested

Published On: July 7, 2019 05:00 AM NPT By: Kiran Man Bajracharya

KATHMANDU, July 7: A man on the most wanted list of the Central Investigation Bureau (CIB) for his alleged involvement in multiple cases of murder was arrested on Saturday.

1 killed, 14 injured in bus-truck collision

Published On: July 2, 2019 11:39 AM NPT By: Kiran Man Bajracharya

KAPILBASTU, July 2: One person was killed and as many as 14 persons on board sustained injuries when a bus collided with a truck along East-West Highway at Budhabhumi Municipality of Rupandehi district.

Over 10,000 hectares of forest land encroached upon in Kapilvastu

Published On: June 11, 2019 05:30 AM NPT By: Kiran Man Bajracharya

KAPILVASTU, June 11: Over 10,000 hectares of forest land has been encroached upon in the district of Kapilvastu.

CPN's leader injured in police raid

Published On: March 7, 2019 02:15 PM NPT By: Kiran Man Bajracharya

KAPILVASTU, March 7: A Nepal Communist Party's leader sustained injuries on his leg as he tried to flee a police raid.

Life heading back to normalcy in Krishnanagar following curfew

Published On: October 23, 2018 04:00 AM NPT By: Kiran Man Bajracharya

KAPILVASTU, Oct 23: Life is slowly getting back to normalcy in Krishnanagar, following clashes in the main business hub of Kapilvastu.

Groom calls off wedding after finding about bride's rape

Published On: October 11, 2018 11:40 AM NPT By: Kiran Man Bajracharya

KAPILVASTU, Oct 11: A twenty-year-old girl's marriage has been called off after she was raped by her neighbors.

Mahalisagar dam inundates paddy farms of Kapilvastu

Published On: July 22, 2018 09:05 AM NPT By: Kiran Man Bajracharya

KAPILVASTU, July 22: Fursat Ali Dhuniya, 75, a farmer of Bhagwanpur village, planted paddy in three bighas of his farm three weeks ago. Due to incessant rainfall in the area and inundation by a nearby river in the area, the farm is now mostly submerged. He dreads that his family’s efforts and investment is going to go waste.

In Pictures: Agriculture Minister plants paddy at Lumbini

Published On: June 29, 2018 11:42 AM NPT By: Kiran Man Bajracharya

KATHMANDU, June 29: On the occasion of Asar 15 (Paddy plantation Day) Minister Chakrapani Khanal, Ministry of Agriculture, Land Management and Cooperatives planted paddy saplings where King Suddhodhan plough the field with golden

Army’s Shrestha wins 4th Lumbini Peace Marathon

Published On: March 2, 2018 08:29 AM NPT By: Kiran Man Bajracharya

KAPILVASTU, March 2: The departmental team Tribhuvan Army Club’s Homlal Shrestha has won the Lumbini Peace Marathon title for two straight years.