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Respite for Dharan but dengue spreading in eastern tarai

Published On: June 23, 2019 04:05 AM NPT By: PURBELI BUREAU

BIRATNAGAR, June 23: After infecting hundreds of people in Dharan, the dengue outbreak has started spreading aggressively in other parts of eastern Tarai including Biratnagar, the capital of Province 1.

Large cities of Province 1 dumping waste in the open

Published On: February 3, 2019 09:14 AM NPT By: PURBELI BUREAU

BIRATNAGAR, Feb 3: Neglecting public health and environmental degradation, most cities of Province 1 have been disposing their waste out in the open. Despite being aware about the piles of garbage on the streets, alongside roads, rivers and other places, the local governments have shown no concern to solve the waste management problem which can possibly trigger an epidemic.