Ashok Sujan Shrestha

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Acid attack victim demands stringent action against guilty

Published On: November 3, 2019 08:08 AM NPT By: Ashok Sujan Shrestha

MAKAWANPUR, Nov 3: Acid attack was not heard of in Nepal before it happened to a beautiful girl from Hetauda on one fateful day. It was six years ago. Bindabasini Kansakar, who used to be considered a very beautiful and brilliant girl in the locality, was thrown acid on her face by an acquaintance. She was 20 then and studying in grade 12 in a nearby college. Her dreams were big and confidence high.

3 Indians arrested with hashish

Published On: September 16, 2019 10:44 AM NPT By: Ashok Sujan Shrestha

MAKAWANPUR, Sept 16: Police here on Sunday arrested three Indians while they were carrying hashish to India.

CAN’s provincial elections completed

Published On: September 8, 2019 10:17 AM NPT By: Ashok Sujan Shrestha

MAKWANPUR, Sept 8 : Elections of all the seven provincial chapters of the suspended cricket body Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) has been completed with the election of Province 3 held at Hetauda of Makwanpur district on Saturday. The Province 3 elected Raju Basnyat as the President of the Province 3 chapter of the CAN.

Province 3 assembly members divided over Kashmir

Published On: August 28, 2019 07:00 AM NPT By: Ashok Sujan Shrestha

HETAUDA, Aug 28: Members of Province 3 are sharply divided over the federal government's stance on the Kashmir issue.

Photos captured by NepalSat-1 released

Published On: August 3, 2019 07:30 PM NPT By: Ashok Sujan Shrestha

MAKWANPUR, August 3: Two photos captured by Nepal's first satellite, NepaliSat-1, were made public on Friday.

Roads connecting Hetauda and Kathmandu obstructed, one car buried by landslide

Published On: July 12, 2019 03:40 PM NPT By: Ashok Sujan Shrestha

MAKWANPUR, July 12: Vehicular movement along the roads connecting Hetauda and Kathmandu has been obstructed by the rainfall-triggered landslides.

Armed Indian police personnel sent back after entering Nepal without permission

Published On: May 26, 2019 04:00 AM NPT By: Ashok Sujan Shrestha

MAKWANPUR, May 26: A group of armed Indian police personnel who entered Nepal in uniform without seeking permission from the concerned authorities were sent back to their country by Nepal Police on Saturday.

NC obstructs provincial assembly session to protest against delay in fixing Province 3 capital

Published On: May 14, 2019 03:00 AM NPT By: Ashok Sujan Shrestha

MAKWANPUR, May 14: The main opposition party, Nepali Congress (NC), obstructed the provincial assembly session of Province 3 on Monday, demanding that the permanent capital of the province be fixed without further delay.

Indian crime check organisation's car impounded for transporting 48 kg of cannabis

Published On: April 22, 2019 08:36 AM NPT By: Ashok Sujan Shrestha

MAKAWANPUR, April 22: Hetauda Police have arrested an Indian national with 48.8 kilograms of cannabis from a car owned by the All India Crime Check Organization. The car with registration number BR 31M 5051 has an Indian flag and also bears an additional plate with inscription of the organization's secretary on it.

Makwanpur denies Dauphins fifth title with Gold Cup win at home

Published On: March 31, 2019 09:43 AM NPT By: Ashok Sujan Shrestha

MAKWANPUR, March 31: The host Makwanpur XI clinched the Makwanpur Gold Cup Football Tournament with 2-1 win over Cameroon’s Dauphins Football Club in Hetauda on Saturday.

Hetauda culls 50,000 chicken to prevent bird flu spread

Published On: March 30, 2019 07:32 AM NPT By: Ashok Sujan Shrestha

MAKAWANPUR, March 30: Over 50,000 chickens in several farms in Hetauda Sub-Metropolis have been destroyed over the past eleven days following bird flu outbreak. Eggs and feed in huge amounts were also destroyed.

Five including three Indians held with guns, marijuana

Published On: March 19, 2019 04:30 AM NPT By: Ashok Sujan Shrestha

MAKAWANPUR, March 19: Makawanpur Police on Monday made public five individuals including three Indian nationals arrested in possession of guns and drugs, amidst a press conference.

Two killed, 22 injured in wedding bus accident

Published On: March 13, 2019 05:00 AM NPT By: Ashok Sujan Shrestha

MAKWANPUR, March 13: Two people died and 22 others were injured when a bus carrying wedding attendants fell off a cliff at Dharampani in Makwanpurgadhi Rural Municipality-2 on Tuesday. Overspeeding has been blamed for the accident.

No need to rake up the Venezuela row: Nepal

Published On: February 11, 2019 04:00 AM NPT By: Ashok Sujan Shrestha

MAKAWANPUR, Feb 11: Nepal Communist Party senior leader Madhav Kumar Nepal on Sunday urged the party leaders not to rake up the Venezuela row anymore.

7-kilometer track takes 41 years to open

Published On: February 3, 2019 03:00 AM NPT By: Ashok Sujan Shrestha

MAKWANPUR, Feb 3: It was an unusual day when Dor Mani Poudel, Chief Minister of Province 3, officially inaugurated the track connecting Chainpur to Manahari, a section of East-West Highway, on Thursday.

Province 3 Minister Sthapit sacked for ‘non-performance’

Published On: November 3, 2018 07:23 AM NPT By: Ashok Sujan Shrestha

MAKAWANPUR, Nov 3: Chief Minister of Province 3, Dormani Paudel, has sacked Physical Infrastructure Development Minister Keshav Sthapit following an altercation with him while attending a cabinet meeting.

Tourism can create job opportunities: CM Paudel

Published On: October 11, 2018 03:00 AM NPT By: Ashok Sujan Shrestha

MAKAWANPUR, Oct 11: Chief Minister of Province 3, Dormani Paudel, on Wednesday stressed on the importance of tourism sector for the prosperity of the nation.

Women entrepreneurs association formed in Makwanpur

Published On: September 25, 2018 07:09 PM NPT By: Ashok Sujan Shrestha

MAKWANPUR, Sept 25: Women entrepreneurs of the district have formed a Women Entrepreneurs Association Makwanpur-chapter.

Constitution Day: Black day for some, celebrations for others

Published On: September 20, 2018 06:00 AM NPT By: Ashok Sujan Shrestha

MAKWANPUR, Sept 20: The Government of Nepa, as well as the provincial governments, observed Constitution Day on Wednesday, marking the third anniversary of the promulgation of the new constitution.

Province 3 Speaker to get Rs 70,000 allowance

Published On: September 3, 2018 02:30 AM NPT By: Ashok Sujan Shrestha

MAKWANPUR, Sept 3: At a time when the local governments are drawing flack from all quarters for raising taxes and focusing on their personal benefits, yet another proposal has been submitted in Province 3 for increasing the allowance of the elected representatives.