GANESH BISHU

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Flights to and from Nepalgunj affected due to fog and mist

Published On: November 26, 2021 12:50 PM NPT By: GANESH BISHU

BANKE, Nov 26: With the changes seen in weather lately, flights to and from Nepalgunj airport are being affected due to fog and mist in the morning and evening.

Death toll climbs to 32 as four more injured airlifted for treatment pass away

Published On: October 12, 2021 06:16 PM NPT By: GANESH BISHU

BANKE, Oct 12: The death toll in the Mugu bus accident has climbed to 32 as four more injured airlifted to Nepalgunj breathed their last while undergoing treatment.

18 critically injured airlifted to Nepalgunj for treatment, death toll reaches 28

Published On: October 12, 2021 05:50 PM NPT By: GANESH BISHU

BANKE, Oct 12:  A total of 18 persons critically injured in a passenger bus accident in Mugu district have been airlifted to Nepalgaunj for further treatment. They were airlifted to Nepalgunj through a passenger aircraft and an army chopper.

Seven ‘fake’ doctors arrested

Published On: April 20, 2021 10:43 AM NPT By: GANESH BISHU

BIRENDRANAGAR, April 20: The Central Investigation Bureau (CIB) has arrested seven persons, who were practicing medical profession, with fake academic credentials.

Six houses gutted in fire in Kalikot

Published On: April 11, 2021 05:27 PM NPT By: GANESH BISHU

BIRENDRANAGAR, April 11: Six houses were burned into ashes on Saturday when a fire broke out at Pachal Jharana Rural Municipality in Kalikot district.

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.