Upendra Yadav

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Temporary police exam delayed by over eight hours

Published On: April 3, 2022 12:13 PM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, April 3: The written examination for the temporary police that was supposed to be held in Bara under the temporary police recruitment process opened for the upcoming local-level elections was delayed by over eight hours on Saturday.

Marijuana smuggler killed in exchange of fire with police in Bara

Published On: February 24, 2022 01:15 PM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, Feb 24: A shootout took place between marijuana smugglers and police at Simraungadh Municipality-2 on Wednesday night. A marijuana smuggler was shot dead by the police while an Indian national was arrested, according to Bara police.

Two killed, 14 injured in wedding chariot accident

Published On: January 25, 2022 11:45 AM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, Jan 25: Two people were killed and 14 others were injured when a chariot carrying a bridegroom overturned at Adarsh Kotwal-3 Batara Tol on Monday night. According to Bara Police, the incident took place when the chariot used by Shri Ram Mahara, son of Laxman Mahara Chamar of Batra, overturned.

Clash between two communities during Chhath: Eight injured, one in critical condition

Published On: November 12, 2021 10:27 AM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, Nov 12: A clash has erupted between Hindu and Muslim communities over the firing of firecrackers at Chhath festival in Inarwari of Kalaiya Sub-metropolis-25. Eight people, both Hindus and Muslims, have been injured in the clash and the condition of one of them is said to be critical.

Traders clash with police in Bara, a boy injured

Published On: October 29, 2020 02:20 PM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

Police fire aerial shots to bring the situation under control

Journalist and policemen recover from COVID-19 in Bara

Published On: June 4, 2020 01:33 PM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, June 4: Seven persons were discharged from the Kalaiya-based COVID-19 Hospital after recovery from COVID-19 on Thursday morning.

‘Bara in-charge’ of Chand outfit arrested

Published On: March 10, 2020 07:45 AM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, March 10: Police have arrested a so-called Bara district in charge of Netra Bikram Chand-led Communist Party of Nepal (CPN).

Man accused in journalist’s murder arrested after 12 years

Published On: March 9, 2020 08:26 AM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, March 9: Police on Sunday made public a man accused in the murder of journalist Birendra Sah, who was abducted and killed 12 years ago.

Journalist Birendra Shah's murderer held after 12 years

Published On: March 8, 2020 04:00 PM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, March 8: Narendra Phaujdar aka Kundan Phaujdar has been arrested for his involvement in the murder of journalist Birendra Shah some 12 years ago.

Kalaiya Sub-metropolis moves against pavement encroachment

Published On: January 28, 2020 09:21 AM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, Jan 28: Kalayia Sub-Metropolitan City has started vacating the encroached pavements in Kaliaya market area starting Monday.   In order to keep   the city clean and beautify it by ending the encroachment of pavements, the sub-metropolis used excavators and also took the help of security personnel.

Sugarcane farmers share their grievances with minister Bhatta

Published On: January 27, 2020 09:30 AM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, Jan 27: Sugarcane farmers shared their grievances with Lekhraj Bhatta, the Minister for Industry, Commerce and Supplies about the problems they have been facing with sugar mill owners.

Newly constructed APF border outpost inaugurated in Bara along Nepal-India border

Published On: January 13, 2020 01:30 PM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, Jan 13: A newly constructed building of Armed Police Force (APF) border outpost was inaugurated at the Jhitkaiya area in Bara district along the Nepal-India border.

Security forces dismantle huts built along no-man's land

Published On: January 4, 2020 09:58 AM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, Jan 4: The people's representatives of Matiarba in Bara district with the support of security forces have dismantled huts and other structures built illegally by the locals in the no-man's-land.

Bishrampur rural municipality chair Raut charged with vehicular homicide after 13 years

Published On: December 22, 2019 04:22 PM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, Dec 22: Chairperson of Bishrampur rural municipality in Bara district Amirilal Raut has been charged with vehicular homicide under the existing Motor Vehicles and Transport Management Act, police said on Sunday.

Schools and airport shut in Bara due to cold weather

Published On: December 21, 2019 08:25 AM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, Dec 21: Amid growing cold in the district, several local units in Bara district have closed the community schools from this week.

Over 1.5 million converge for Gadhimai Mela

Published On: December 4, 2019 07:37 AM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, Dec 4: Gadhimai religious festival, known as the Kumbha Mela of the tarai, on Tuesday witnessed over a million visitors, giving security personnel a tough time. According to  police, over 1.5 million people came for the mela  and to sacrifice animals.

Construction of Postal Highway's Birgunj-Kalaiya-Bariyarpur stretch picks up pace

Published On: November 26, 2019 09:22 AM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, Nov 26: The construction of the Birgunj-Kalaiya-Bariyarpur road section of the Postal Highway has picked up pace for the easy movement of devotees coming to Mahagadhimai Municipality to attend the Gadhimai festival.

Bara Police arrest two with Rs 3.5 million hundi money

Published On: November 20, 2019 08:15 AM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, Nov 20: The District Police Office, Bara, has arrested two persons with Rs 3.5 million hundi money. A team of police arrested Sunil Mahato and Rajan Dube, following information that they were coming to Pacharauta Municipality-8 with Hawala (Hundi) money, said Superintendent of Police Bikash Raj Khanal of Bara Police.

Amlekhgunj depot starts supplying diesel to Bhairahawa, Biratnagar

Published On: October 17, 2019 10:15 AM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, Oct 17: Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC) has started supplying diesel to sellers in Bhairahawa and Biratnagar from its Amlekhgunj depot, following the operation of the Motihari-Amlekhgunj petroleum pipeline.

Gadhimai fair expected to attract over six million visitors

Published On: October 15, 2019 11:32 AM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, Oct 15: Authorities expect around six million visitors to attend this year’s Gadhimai fair in November. Last time, in 2014, over four million participated in the religious fair.