Sikhar Jung Shrestha

The contributor for Republica.

Three killed, 14 injured in Okhaldhunga bus accident

Published On: July 10, 2019 08:26 AM NPT By: Sikhar Jung Shrestha

OKHALDHUNGA, July 10: Three persons were killed while 14 others sustained injuries when a bus met with an accident in Okhaldunga on Wednesday morning.

3 killed as Summit Air plane crashes into parked helicopter in Lukla

Published On: April 15, 2019 04:30 AM NPT By: Sikhar Jung Shrestha

LUKLA, April 15: A co-pilot of Summit Air and two police personnel died when a Twin Otter plane skidded off the runway and collided with a parked helicopter at Lukla airport on Sunday morning.

Update: Four killed, five injured in Summit Air crash in Lukla

Published On: April 14, 2019 09:55 AM NPT By: Sikhar Jung Shrestha

SOLUKHUMBU, April 14: Four persons killed while five others injured when a Summit Air plane met with an accident while taking-off from Lukla this morning.

Earthquake victim returns housing grant to NRA after failing to rebuild on time

Published On: December 13, 2018 08:49 AM NPT By: Sikhar Jung Shrestha

SOLUKHUMBU, Dec 13: An earthquake victim of Solukhmbu has returned the relief amount provided by the government for the reconstruction of his quake-damaged house. Chhiring Sherpa of Solududhkunda Municipality-6, Khoriya has returned Rs 50,000 of the first tranche of the grant to the National Reconstruction Authority (NRA).

Khumbu Rural Municipality collects Rs 49.7 million in tourism fee

Published On: December 11, 2018 08:21 AM NPT By: Sikhar Jung Shrestha

SOLUKHUMBU, Dec 11: Khumbu Pasang Lhamu Rural Municipality has earned Rs 49.7 million from tourism fee in this tourist season. On a monthly breakdown, Rs 8 million was collected in September, Rs 26.6 million in October, and Rs 15.1 million in November.