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Udayapur Cement suffering monthly loss of Rs 30m due to erratic power supply

Published On: September 8, 2019 10:06 AM NPT By: MAHESHWAR CHAMLING RAI

UDAYAPUR, Sept 8: State-owned Udayapur Cement Industry Ltd is logging monthly loss of as high as Rs 30 million due to erratic power supply.

Deputy mayor of Katari denies car to buy ambulance

Published On: August 27, 2019 07:14 AM NPT By: MAHESHWAR CHAMLING RAI

KATARI, Aug 27: At a time when elected representatives are competing with each other to utilize as much state facilities as possible, deputy mayor of Katari Municipality in Udayapur district has announced not to use the car provided by the local government.

Triganga Eye Treatment Center being upgraded into a full-fledged hospital

Published On: August 16, 2019 03:00 AM NPT By: MAHESHWAR CHAMLING RAI

UDAYAPUR, Aug 15: Nepal Netra Jyoti Sangh, Udayapur has started works to upgrade the Triganga Eye Treatment Center to one of the best eye hospitals in Province 1.

Katari town reports two dengue cases

Published On: August 13, 2019 07:06 AM NPT By: MAHESHWAR CHAMLING RAI

UDAYAPUR, Aug 13: Nilam Khadka, 24, and Chitra Bahadur Dahal, 43, of Katari Municipality-3, Udayapur have been found infected with dengue. The district’s Katari Hospital said these are among the rarest cases in the district.

Landslides disrupt road access to two rural municipalities in Udayapur

Published On: July 26, 2019 07:22 AM NPT By: MAHESHWAR CHAMLING RAI

UDAYAPUR, July 26:  Devastating landslides triggered by heavy rainfall have blocked roadways in Udayapur resulting in isolation of two rural municipalities of the district. All connecting roads of Limchungbung and Tapli rural municipalities were damaged by the landslides creating natural blockade and increased the danger of a food crisis.

Two arrested with illegal drugs

Published On: May 28, 2019 08:17 AM NPT By: MAHESHWAR CHAMLING RAI

UDAYAPUR, May 28: Police arrested two men in possession of contraband narcotic drugs from Triyuga Municipality-5, Udayapur, on Saturday evening.

Police remove illegally erected structures from Udayapur Cement Industry

Published On: May 16, 2019 02:28 PM NPT By: MAHESHWAR CHAMLING RAI

UADAYAPUR, May 16: Police on Tuesday succeeded in evacuating 3 bigha land belonging to Udayapur Cement Industry Limited (UCIL) in Jaljale of Udayapur district, which was illegally encroached by some land brokers overnight.

One killed, five injured in lightning strike

Published On: April 18, 2019 07:50 AM NPT By: MAHESHWAR CHAMLING RAI

UADAYAPUR, April 18: A heavy storm coupled with rainfall and lightning on Tuesday evening killed a person and injured five others in Udayapur district. It also damaged houses and caused losses worth millions of rupees.

Workers denied minimum wage

Published On: March 17, 2019 08:55 AM NPT By: MAHESHWAR CHAMLING RAI

UDAYPUR, March 17: Even after 10 months of the government’s assurance, security personnel of Udaypur Cement Industries Ltd based at Jaljale, Udayapur, have not received their minimum wage.

Udayapur Cement losing millions to power cuts

Published On: February 7, 2019 09:57 AM NPT By: MAHESHWAR CHAMLING RAI

UDAYAPUR, Feb 7: Udayapur Cement Industries Ltd (UCIL), which has made astounding recovery under the new management, is facing crisis again due to power cuts of as much as 13 hours a day.

Wild tusker tramples septuagenarian to death

Published On: January 1, 2019 02:05 AM NPT By: MAHESHWAR CHAMLING RAI

UDAYAPUR, Jan 1: An elderly woman in Udayapur was trampled to death by a rampaging elephant on Sunday evening.

Teenager found hanging inside NC leader’s house

Published On: December 16, 2018 08:37 AM NPT By: MAHESHWAR CHAMLING RAI

UADAYAPUR, Dec 16: A 14-year-old girl in Udayapur district was found hanging in her room on Friday evening.

50-yr-old dies in elephant attack

Published On: December 13, 2018 02:23 PM NPT By: MAHESHWAR CHAMLING RAI

UDAYAPUR, Dec 13: A man died after being attacked by a wild elephant in the district on Wednesday night.

Udaypur Police starts on-the-road-classes for tipper drivers

Published On: December 2, 2018 09:29 AM NPT By: MAHESHWAR CHAMLING RAI

UDAYPUR, Dec 2: Udaypur Traffic Police have started imparting awareness to tipper drivers in the district through on-the-road awareness classes. The traffic police took the initiative to start classes for tipper drivers and helpers following the alarming rate at which tippers have been causing accidents resulting in deaths and severe injuries.

Shops in district headquarters openly selling expired goods

Published On: November 24, 2018 01:15 AM NPT By: MAHESHWAR CHAMLING RAI

UDAYAPUR, Nov 24: Even the shops in Gaighat, the headquarters of Udayapur district, sell expired goods which are rampant in the district. Following repeated complaints by the locals against the sale and consumption of expired goods, the District Administration Office (DAO) on Thursday conducted a market inspection. As expected, the monitoring team confiscated a huge cache of damaged and expired goods.

District offices finally removed in federal set-up after 15 months

Published On: October 11, 2018 04:30 AM NPT By: MAHESHWAR CHAMLING RAI

UDAYAPUR, Oct 11: Fifteen months after federalism came into effect, most of the district-based offices in Udayapur have finally been closed. As there was confusion over which government is responsible for handling state matters, these offices were not removed for long.

Businessmen shut Katari bazaar to protest against market inspection

Published On: October 9, 2018 02:30 AM NPT By: MAHESHWAR CHAMLING RAI

UDAYAPUR, Oct 9: Shopkeepers and businesspersons shut down Katari bazaar, the second biggest market of Udayapur district on Monday, protesting against the 'unexpected' market inspection by the authorities right ahead of the Dashain and Tihar festivals.

Locals encircle NEA after weeks of power cut

Published On: July 18, 2018 07:25 AM NPT By: MAHESHWAR CHAMLING RAI

UDAYAPUR, July 18: After being compelled to stay without electricity for three weeks, locals of Triyuga Municipality, Khaijanpur encircled the office of the National Electricity Authority (NEA) here Tuesday accusing NEA of not repairing a damaged transformer.

Ban on construction materials stalls Udayapur projects

Published On: June 27, 2018 04:10 AM NPT By: MAHESHWAR CHAMLING RAI

UDAYAPUR, June 27:  As a part of the 'President Chure Tarai Madhesh Program', the extraction as well as buying and selling of construction materials has been banned in 12 districts attached with Chure since mid-July.

Udayapur cement says irregular power supply hitting production

Published On: June 20, 2018 08:39 AM NPT By: MAHESHWAR CHAMLING RAI

UDAYAPUR, JUNE 20: Government-run Udayapur Cement Industries Ltd (UCIL), producer of Gaida cement, is facing losses due to irregular supply of electricity, officials of the company have said.