Sarita Shrestha

Shrestha is a district reporter with Republica.
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Three killed, two injured in separate road accidents in Dhading

Published On: October 6, 2020 08:55 PM NPT By: Sarita Shrestha

DHADING, Oct 6: Three people died in two separate road accidents in Dhading on Tuesday.

Vehicular movement along Prithvi Highway obstructed due to rain-triggered landslide

Published On: September 23, 2020 11:22 AM NPT By: Sarita Shrestha

DHADING, Sept 23: Vehicular movement along the Prithvi Highway has been obstructed since last night due to a landslide that occurred in Gajuri Rural Municipality-5, Galaudi.

Woman succumbs to COVID-19 at Chitwan Medical College

Published On: August 29, 2020 01:30 PM NPT By: Sarita Shrestha

DHADING, Aug 29: A COVID-19 patient undergoing treatment at Chitwan Medical College died on Saturday morning

Two more succumb to COVID-19 in Chitwan

Published On: August 28, 2020 12:40 PM NPT By: Sarita Shrestha

DHADING, Aug 28: Two more people have died of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). One patient each died while undergoing treatment at Chitwan Medical College (CMC) and Pushpanjali Hospital in Chitwan.

COVID-19 patient escapes from Bharatpur Hospital

Published On: August 25, 2020 12:14 PM NPT By: Sarita Shrestha

DHADING, Aug 25: A COVID-19 patient undergoing treatment at the Chitwan-based Bharatpur Hospital escaped from the hospital on Tuesday morning.

414 killed in road accidents in five years in Dhading

Published On: August 22, 2020 07:30 PM NPT By: Sarita Shrestha

‘Huge traffic, narrow roads and haphazard driving are major factors causing accidents’

Chitwan reports one more COVID-19 related death

Published On: August 20, 2020 08:35 PM NPT By: Sarita Shrestha

CHITWAN, Aug 20: Chitwan reported one more COVID-19 related death on Thursday.

28 people including Bharatpur Hospital chief test positive for COVID-19

Published On: August 16, 2020 02:30 PM NPT By: Sarita Shrestha

DHADING, Aug 16: Twenty-eight more people including the medical superintendent of the Chitwan-based Bharatpur Hospital, Dr Shree Ram Tiwari, have tested positive for the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

Local administration bans sand mining in Trishuli and other rivers

Published On: August 4, 2020 08:15 PM NPT By: Sarita Shrestha

DHADING, Aug 4 : There are dozens of crusher factories along the bank of the Trishuli river. Even the smaller rivers around are not devoid of such factories that operate almost round the clock. According to locals, collection of sand and stones from rivers did not stop even during the period of lockdown. Instead, ‘these illegal activities’ went rampant and this is sure to trigger serious environmental hazards in the long run.

Landslide kills three of a family in Dhading

Published On: July 21, 2020 08:57 AM NPT By: Sarita Shrestha

DHADING, July 21: A landslide triggered by incessant rainfall for the past two days killed three people of the same family in Dhading on Tuesday morning.

PHOTOS: Prithivi Highway disrupted; One killed, one other left injured in Dhading

Published On: July 20, 2020 06:35 PM NPT By: Sarita Shrestha

Bridge connecting Dhading and Chitwan collapses

With increasing number of foreign returnees, swab samples await testing in Bagmati Province

Published On: July 3, 2020 12:10 PM NPT By: Sarita Shrestha

DHADING, July 3: Bagmati Province, with a record of more than 5,000 foreign returnees except from India, is now facing the challenge of conducting COVID-19 test of all these individuals.

Community school teachers run classes in their own locality to help children continue their studies

Published On: July 1, 2020 09:50 PM NPT By: Sarita Shrestha

DHADING, July 1: Most of the private schools in the country, basically those affluent ones, have run digital classes amid the novel coronavirus pandemic.  Millions of children, however, have not been able to attend such classes, thanks to the lack of digital technologies at their home.

Mother and son die, three others injured in Chitwan accident

Published On: June 30, 2020 09:55 AM NPT By: Sarita Shrestha

MUGLING, June 30: Two persons died and three others sustained injuries in a road accident at Bharatpur-29, Chitwan on Monday evening.

Two killed, 7 injured in transformer blast in Dhading

Published On: April 21, 2020 10:45 AM NPT By: Sarita Shrestha

KATHMANDU, April 21: Two people have died and 7 sustained severe injuries in transformer blast in Dhading on Monday evening.

Man from Dhading tested positive for COVID-19 during RTD

Published On: April 14, 2020 09:32 PM NPT By: Sarita Shrestha

DHADING, April 14: A man from Dhading tested positive for coronavirus during the Rapid Diagnostic Test (RTD), on Tuesday.

68 gas bullets waiting to be unloaded

Published On: April 14, 2020 09:30 AM NPT By: Sarita Shrestha

DHADING, April 14: Liquefied petroleum (LP) gas bullets that have reached bottling plants have not been able to unload gas as plants are not getting back cylinders from consumers for refilling.

Khaniyabas locals attracted toward commercial vegetable farming

Published On: March 22, 2020 01:30 PM NPT By: Sarita Shrestha

DHADING, March 22: Locals of Khaniyabas in Dhading district used to depend on Dhading Besi for vegetables for everyday consumption but now they have started commercial vegetable farming which has helped to generate income and minimize dependency for vegetables from other areas.

Naagdhunga road full of potholes again

Published On: February 20, 2020 08:41 AM NPT By: Sarita Shrestha

NAUBISE, Feb 20: The vital road along Nagdhunga, which serves as the main passage to the capital, is full of cracks and potholes although it was repaired just four months ago during the last Dashain festival.  It is being repaired once again after complaints from the commuters. In the view of the upcoming monsoon, the authorities have expedited the repair works. The highway is among the busiest roads in the country with hundreds of light and heavy vehicles and passenger buses passing through everyday.

Dhading women attracted to mushroom farming

Published On: February 16, 2020 11:25 AM NPT By: Sarita Shrestha

DHADING, Feb 16: Women from Damgade Batase-12, Nilkantha Municipality of Dhading have started group mushroom farming through cooperatives to generate income. The group's first harvest of mushroom has already found buyers in the district.