Upendra Yadav

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Army begins removing trees from the right-of-way

Published On: December 18, 2017 04:45 AM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, Dec 18: Nepal Army (NA) personnel have started felling trees within the right of way of the Kathmandu-Tarai Expressway project.

Two held with 23 kg hashish in Bara

Published On: November 11, 2017 07:14 AM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, Nov 11: Bara Police on Thursday arrested two people for trying to smuggle 23 kg hashish to India from Bara. Those arrested, Saroj Prasad Yadav and Ram Balak Yadav, of Simraungadh Municipality 2 and 3, respectively, were made public on Friday amidst a press conference.

Contractors collecting illegal tax along highway

Published On: October 29, 2017 08:47 AM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, Oct 29: It has been found that tax contractors assigned by District Coordination Committees in different districts to collect taxes on agricultural products along the highways are charging taxes on the same product on multiple occasions. This is in violation of the law.

Election fever grips Jitpur, Simara

Published On: September 10, 2017 03:00 AM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, September 10: With the third phase of local elections just around the corner, election fever is gripping the districts and local units of Province-2. The situation is no different in Jitpur Simara Sub-metropolitan City of Bara district.

Bara police release Maoist murder convict

Published On: September 1, 2017 03:12 AM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, Aug 31: A CPN (Maoist Center) cadre who was pronounced guilty of murder by the district court of Bara, has been let free instead of being jailed, it has come to light.

Murder convict released at the order of Home Minister Sharma

Published On: August 31, 2017 06:04 PM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, Aug 31: It has been revealed that Bara police has released a Maoist cadre, a murder convict, without sending him to the jail.

Rs 233 million under agriculture modernization project frozen

Published On: July 18, 2017 03:15 AM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, July 17: Two-thirds of the amount transferred to the Prime Minister Agriculture Modernization Project (PMAMP) Super Zone Implementation Unit Simraungarh Bara for the construction of new ponds and purchase of agricultural equipment has been frozen in the fiscal year 2016/17.

Bara farmers get subsidy for 5 tractors, 4 pick-ups

Published On: July 16, 2017 09:18 AM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, July 15: District Agriculture Development Office (DADO), Bara is about to distribute five tractors and four pick-up vans, purchased with 50 to 85 percent subsidy, to the farmers to aid them in land tilling and supplying their products to the market.

50% power leakage in rural areas of Simraungadh

Published On: July 10, 2017 08:21 AM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, July 10: Rural areas under Simraunagadh and Kalaiya Electricity Distribution Center (EDC) have been facing up to 50 percent power leakage every day. The leakage causes power loss worth Rs 25 million per month, stated officials of Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) at Kalaiya.

Bandas take their toll on industries in Birgunj-Pathlaiya

Published On: June 19, 2017 12:30 AM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, June 19: Regular banda and strikes is taking tool on industries in Birgunj-Pathlaiya Industrial Corridor - one of the important manufacturing areas in the country.

We are caught between the government and RJPN: Locals of Province-2

Published On: June 19, 2017 12:20 AM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, June 19: Since the formulation of the new constitution in 2015, Madhes based parties have been staging protests at various levels claiming that the constitution is not in favor of the Madhesi people. But such protests have instead victimized the locals, especially of Province-2.

'Land registration an agenda to vote'

Published On: June 11, 2017 01:10 AM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, June 11: In the second round of local elections slated for June 28, the locals of northern Bara who have been living a miserable life as squatters for decades are determined to vote for candidates who are willing to offer them shelter.

PM Dahal lays foundation stone for expressway project

Published On: May 29, 2017 12:20 AM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, May 29: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal laid the foundation stone for Kathmandu-Tarai Expressway amid a function here on Sunday.

Delay in power import via Parwanipur-Raxaul line irks industrialists

Published On: April 5, 2017 08:57 AM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, April 5: The plan to import electricity for Birgunj-Pathlaiya Industrial Corridor from India via the newly-built Parwanipur-Raxaul Transmission Line is not materializing.

Election divides Bara locals

Published On: March 28, 2017 08:32 AM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, March 28: Although the northern parts of district are already in the grip of election fever, it's business as usual in other parts.

Rape accused released before facing court

Published On: February 13, 2017 05:07 PM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, Feb 13: It has been revealed that a rape accused has been released without producing him before the district court.

Kathmandu-Tarai fast-track construction in one and a half months: PM Dahal

Published On: February 11, 2017 06:47 PM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, Feb 11: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that the construction work of Kathmandu-Tarai fast tract will be started within one and a half months.

Sankata inches closer to Simara Gold Cup title

Published On: February 8, 2017 09:35 PM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, Feb 8: CMG Sankata Club has reached the final of the ongoing Ruslan 8th Simara Gold Cup defeating holder Bijay Youth Club 2-1 on Wednesday.

Army into Simara Gold Cup semifinals

Published On: February 8, 2017 08:44 AM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, Feb 8: The semifinal line-up of the ongoing Ruslan 8th Simara Gold Cup has been completed after Tribhuvan Army Club became the latest club to book its place in the last four defeating Birgunj United Club 3-0 on Tuesday. Earlier, defending champion Bijay Youth Club, CMG Sankata and Himalayan Sherpa Club had advanced to semifinals.

Five accused of crimes in Nepal and India made public

Published On: February 7, 2017 10:00 PM NPT By: Upendra Yadav

BARA, Feb 7: District Police Office (DPO) of Bara, on Tuesday, has made public five arrestees who have been accused of committing crimes in Nepal and India. Among the arrestees made public include Samsul Hoda of Parshurampur-4 of the district, who was arrested from Dubai.