Kiran Man Bajracharya

The contributor for Republica.

Locals terrorized after abducted son of ward chief killed

Published On: February 19, 2018 07:05 AM NPT By: Kiran Man Bajracharya

KAPILVASTU, Feb 19: The five-year-old son of Fatteh Mohammad Musalman, the chairperson of Mayadevi Rural Municipality-4 of Kapilvastu was found dead in a pond nearby his home on Sunday afternoon. Musalman's son was abducted on Thursday by two unidentified persons while he was heading to his school.

At least 10 people injured in explosion in Badganga, Kapilvastu

Published On: June 18, 2017 02:31 PM NPT By: Kiran Man Bajracharya

KAPILVASTU, June 18: At least 10 people sustained injuries as a bomb exploded at Gajeda Chowk of the Badganga Municipality of Kapilvastu district.

Hom Lal wins Lumbini marathon

Published On: March 13, 2017 09:31 AM NPT By: Kiran Man Bajracharya

KAPILVASTU, March 13: Hom Lal Shrestha of the Tribhuvan Army Club became the champion of the Third Lumbini Peace Marathon held in Lumbini on Sunday. Hom finished the 42.19 kilometers race in 2 hours 22 minutes and 36 seconds and bagged a purse of Rs 100,000.

Famers at receiving end as sugar mills delay payment

Published On: December 26, 2016 09:28 AM NPT By: Kiran Man Bajracharya

KAPILVASTU, Dec 26: Farmers in Kapilvastu are in big trouble as sugar mills are purchasing sugarcane on credit, stating that the government has yet to fix price of canes.

Children brave flooded river to reach school

Published On: September 14, 2016 12:20 AM NPT By: Kiran Man Bajracharya

KAPILVASTU, Sept 14: From the moment she sends off her children to school till they return home safely in the evening, Sita Rana of Simalpani in Arghakhanchi can't stop worrying. She never forgets to pray for her children's safety as they leave home for school braving a highly precarious route.