Kisaan Sangit Nepali

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31% of women deliver babies before reaching 20 years

Published On: July 25, 2018 04:00 AM NPT By: Kisaan Sangit Nepali

LAMJUNG, July 25: Despite conducting enough awareness programs, around 31% of the women who come for delivery in Lamjung District Community Hospital (LDCH) are below 20 years of age.

A boarding school becomes a boon for children in Manang

Published On: June 19, 2018 09:00 AM NPT By: Kisaan Sangit Nepali

LAMGUNJ, June 19: Children in the remote parts of Manang, Mustang or Lamjung rarely go to school. While there are only a few numbers of schools in the rugged terrain, poverty also equally bares them from getting education.

This govt school has two teachers, four students

Published On: October 16, 2017 04:30 AM NPT By: Kisaan Sangit Nepali

LAMJUNG, Oct 16: Chandrakant Ghimire, a teacher of Marsyangdi Rural Municipality, Bahundanda, wakes up early in the morning and takes his meal before eight. After a two-hour walk through the difficult track, he finally reaches the school in Chinkhola village where he has been teaching for years.

Chepangs sing their hearts out to overcome Dashain blues

Published On: September 25, 2017 07:15 AM NPT By: Kisaan Sangit Nepali

LAMJUNG, Sept 25: Sukaman Chepang was singing loudly while grazing cattle in a green pasture near Marsyangdi River on Friday. A day before it was Gatasthapana, the first day of the Dashain festival. Arrival of Dashain should have reflected happiness on his face.

29 months on, many quake victims yet to get first installment of grant

Published On: September 21, 2017 04:45 AM NPT By: Kisaan Sangit Nepali

LAMGUNJ, Sept 21: Around 1,500 earthquake-affected families of Madhya Nepal Municipality who expected to receive the first installment of the house grant before the festival of Dashain are not going to get it.

DMC intensifies market monitoring ahead of festivals

Published On: September 13, 2017 02:30 AM NPT By: Kisaan Sangit Nepali

LAMJUNG, Sept 13: Keeping in mind the possibility of swindling people and black-marketing in the countdown to the upcoming festivals, the District Monitoring Committee (DMC), Lamjung, has started monitoring various markets of the district from Tuesday.

Gurung breaks with tradition to make shoes

Published On: September 12, 2017 10:18 AM NPT By: Kisaan Sangit Nepali

LAMJUNG, Sept 12: The primary aim of most ethnic groups in the villages of Lamjung is either to get recruited in the British or Indian armies. Young boys running to get their chest measured is a common practice here.

Village settlements at risk of being buried by landslides

Published On: August 3, 2017 04:00 AM NPT By: Kisaan Sangit Nepali

LAMJUNG, August 2: A village settlement in upper region of Lamjung district is in high risk of being buried by landslides following the incessant monsoon rains.

Friendly relation established between Bandipur and Dhampus to promote tourism

Published On: July 24, 2017 12:19 PM NPT By: Kisaan Sangit Nepali

KASKI, July 24: A friendly relation has been established between two places in Tanahu district known as model destinations of ecological tourism-Bandipur and Dhampus with a view to promoting tourism in  both places .

Water scarcity leaves Bandipur high and dry

Published On: June 29, 2017 07:47 AM NPT By: Kisaan Sangit Nepali

BANDIPUR, June 28: Bandipur, a small tourist town in Tanahu district, is seeing shortage of drinking water.