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One dead, one injured in Rukum tractor mishap

Published On: December 28, 2018 11:55 AM NPT By: LOKENDRA KHANAL

RUKUM(EAST), Dec 28: A tractor fell off the road at Putha Uttarganga Rural Municipality in East Rukum on Thursday, killing a 16-year-old boy and injuring another.

Three found dead in Rukum-West

Published On: December 17, 2018 11:33 AM NPT By: LOKENDRA KHANAL

RUKUM, Dec 17: Three people were found dead at the Musikot municipality of Rukum –West on Monday. They attended the marriage reception at Jumlabang on Sunday night and were found dead next morning at the house of Amar B.K at Musikot municipality informed the police. .

Two dead after falling off a cliff

Published On: December 16, 2018 01:56 PM NPT By: LOKENDRA KHANAL

RUKUM, Dec 16: Two people died after falling off a cliff in East Rolpa.

Man kills wife and son

Published On: November 19, 2018 04:00 AM NPT By: LOKENDRA KHANAL

RUKUM, Nov 19: A man in Rukum (West) reportedly shot his wife to death and also killed his son with a Khukuri knife on Saturday.

Hassles in traveling from provincial capital

Published On: November 5, 2018 02:30 AM NPT By: LOKENDRA KHANAL

RUKUM, Nov 5: Karnali Province's Agriculture and Cooperative Minister Bimala KC finds it very inconvenient to travel to her home district Rukum everytime she has to. There is no direct road access to Rukum from the provincial capital Birendranagar. The lack of bridges over Sanibheri and Thulibheri rivers forces travelers to take the detour.

Musikot Durbar: Recreational tourism destination

Published On: October 23, 2018 10:30 AM NPT By: LOKENDRA KHANAL

RUKUM, Oct 23: Located in Rukum, Musikot Durbar has a rich history, dating back to centuries. The palace is believed to be named after Musi, the King's helper, during the 1700s.

Village in eastern Rukum without a grain of rice

Published On: October 13, 2018 04:00 AM NPT By: LOKENDRA KHANAL

RUKUM, Oct 13: Dashain has arrived. However, there is 'not a single grain of rice' in their place, report the people of a remote village Pelma. They have no rice to prepare even the Dashain tika, they lament."

No hospital in East Rukum, locals suffer

Published On: September 22, 2018 02:10 AM NPT By: LOKENDRA KHANAL

RUKUM, Sept 22: A month ago, Hira Khadka of Sisne Rural Municipality-6, Rukumkot, suffered from fever. She went to a nearby health post for treatment but unfortunately, there were no health workers and medicines there. As a result, she had to return home carrying some commonly available drugs. A few days later, her family members were compelled to take her to Nepalgunj as her fever started getting worse.