GANESH BISHU

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NCP's Dahal-Nepal faction set to strip Oli of party's general membership

Published On: January 21, 2021 05:58 PM NPT By: GANESH BISHU

BIRENDRANAGAR, Jan 21: One of the two chairpersons of the Dahal-Nepal faction of the Nepal Communist Party (NCP), Madhav Kumar Nepal has said that their faction is preparing to strip Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli of the party’s general membership.

Coronavirus death toll in Karnali Province rises to 27 as a school teacher succumbs to virus in Dolpa

Published On: January 4, 2021 03:09 PM NPT By: GANESH BISHU

BIRENDRANAGAR, Jan 4: The coronavirus death toll in Karnali Province has risen to 27 as a school teacher succumbed to the virus in Dolpa district on Monday.

UPDATE: Death toll in Rukum accident climbs to five

Published On: November 28, 2020 02:31 PM NPT By: GANESH BISHU

BIRENDRANAGAR, Nov 28: The death toll in a jeep accident in Athbiskot Municipality-8 in Rukum West has climbed to five as one of the injured passengers while being rushed to hospital for treatment.

‘Socket bombs’ found at Agriculture Development Office, Humla

Published On: November 23, 2020 05:38 PM NPT By: GANESH BISHU

BIRENDRANAGAR, Nov 23: Two socket bombs were recovered from the premises of the Agriculture Development Office in Humla.

One has to spend a whole day to get citizenship certificate in Rukum (West)

Published On: November 9, 2020 08:25 PM NPT By: GANESH BISHU

BIRENDRANAGAR, Nov 9: Badrinath Gaire has recently arrived here at the District Administration Office in Rukum (West) as the Chief District Officer (CDO). He prepared a survey form to study the level of citizen satisfaction toward the services delivered by the office.

Five killed, two others missing in Jeep accident in Jajarkot

Published On: October 7, 2020 06:45 PM NPT By: GANESH BISHU

BIRENDRANAGAR, Oct 7: Five people including the Ward Chair of Junichande Municipality were killed in a Jeep accident in Jajarkot on Wednesday evening.

Karnali Governor Kalauni contracts COVID-19

Published On: October 1, 2020 04:11 PM NPT By: GANESH BISHU

BIRENDRANAGAR, Oct 1: Chief of Karnali Province, Govinda Kalauni has been diagnosed with the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

Mother, daughter found dead in Surkhet

Published On: October 1, 2020 03:25 PM NPT By: GANESH BISHU

BIRENDRANAGAR, Oct 1:  A woman and her daughter, who were missing since September 19, were found dead on different dates.

Landslide claims two lives in Rukum West

Published On: July 28, 2020 06:42 PM NPT By: GANESH BISHU

BIRENDRANAGAR, July 28: Two persons were killed when a landslide triggered by incessant rainfall swept away a house in Banphikot Rural Municipality-9 in Rukum West on Tuesday morning. The deceased have been identified as Nabin Kumar Sunar, 22, and Bal Bahadur Sunar,16.

Woman found dead in Surkhet

Published On: July 24, 2020 02:28 PM NPT By: GANESH BISHU

BIRENDRANAGAR, July 24: A woman was found dead at Neware area in Birendranagar Municipality-12 here in the district on Friday morning.

Coronavirus gradually tightening its grip on Karnali

Published On: June 9, 2020 01:45 PM NPT By: GANESH BISHU

BIRENDRANAGAR, June 9: Karnali Province reported the first case of novel coronavirus disease only on May 18 approximately four months after the first case had been reported in the country on January 24.

Locals return rotten rice distributed as lockdown relief

Published On: April 11, 2020 08:00 AM NPT By: GANESH BISHU

BIRENDRANAGAR, April 11: Stating that the rice distributed by the local government is not edible, some locals in Birendranagar have returned it. Birendranagar Municipality – 10 had recently distributed rice, salt, oil and pulses to over a dozen families in Manikapur block of the ward. According to the beneficiaries, the rice was rotten and stinking.

11 tested negative for COVID-19 in Karnali

Published On: April 1, 2020 12:09 PM NPT By: GANESH BISHU

BIRENDRANAGAR, April 1: Lab test of 11 patients from Karnali province has turned out negative.

Seventh day of lockdown; Birendranagar wears deserted look (with photos)

Published On: March 30, 2020 06:00 PM NPT By: GANESH BISHU

BIRENDRANAGAR, March 30: As the country is already in the seventh day of nationwide lockdown enforced by the government, capital of Karnali Province Birendranagar is silent with almost empty streets.

Injured woman in Karnali dies as no helicopter on standby in capital

Published On: February 27, 2020 08:18 AM NPT By: GANESH BISHU

BIRENDRANAGAR, Feb 27: As she was collecting fodder, Kalpana Acharya fell from a tree on February 16 and broke her leg. The 21-year-old of Sharada Municipality in Salyan district was rushed to a nearby health center, where they said she needed to be airlifted to Kathmandu immediately. Her family and other locals approached the local administration for help. Responding to the pressure, the social development ministry of Karnali Province agreed to bear the expenses and emailed the district administration office.

Sanibheri Rural Municipality builds 15-bed hospital

Published On: February 18, 2020 11:25 AM NPT By: GANESH BISHU

BIRENDRANAGAR, Feb 18: Aiming at providing primary health service to the people in the region, Sanibheri Rural Municipality has built a 15-bed hospital.

Jails in Karnali Province overcrowded

Published On: February 16, 2020 09:19 AM NPT By: GANESH BISHU

BIRENDRANAGAR, Feb 16: Although the Surkhet District Jail has a capacity of 50 persons, there are more than 250 prisoners in the jail at the moment.

Unidentified disease claims seven, dozens taken ill in Humla in past three weeks

Published On: January 26, 2020 10:50 PM NPT By: GANESH BISHU

HUMLA, Jan 26: At least seven persons have died and dozens have been taken ill due to an unidentified disease in Humla district in the past three weeks, district authorities said.

Karnali Province also implementing employment program

Published On: January 16, 2020 10:47 AM NPT By: GANESH BISHU

BIRENDRANAGAR, Jan 16: The Chief Minister Employment Program, which aims at employing jobless people of Karnali Province, is about to enter the implementation phase.

Improved variety of wheat seeds remain unsold in Surkhet

Published On: December 18, 2019 09:23 AM NPT By: GANESH BISHU

BIRENDRANAGAR, Dec 18: While many farmers are forced to use substandard wheat seeds due to unavailability of quality seeds, improved seeds developed by Agriculture Knowledge Center, Surkhet, is not finding buyers.