CHITWAN, Jan 18: A 30-year-old youth died when a Bolero jeep and a scooter collided in Khairahani, East Chitwan on Thursday. Thus, the number of deaths in road accidents is high. In the last four and a half years, 1,530 people have lost their lives in 5,213 vehicle accidents in Bagmati Province. In the last six months, 128 people have died in road accidents, according to Bagmati Province Traffic Police Office Ramnagar.

KATHMANDU, Oct 11: Bagmati Province has suspended the service of renewing vehicle blue book (bill book) and paying vehicle tax online. After the Ministry of Labor, Employment and Transport of Bagmati stopped the service without providing alternative arrangements, many service seekers are in distress.

MANAHARI, Sept 10: Speaker of Bagmati Province Assembly, Bhuwan Kumar Pathak, has called for an all-party meeting today.

CHITWAN, Aug 13: Minister for Health of Bagmati Province, Uttam Joshi, has urged the people of the province to avail free health services from hospitals in the province.

MANAHARI, June 22: Bagmati Province recorded 42,459 dengue patients in the current fiscal year. Of them, 27 lost their lives.

KATHMANDU, June 18: In a bid to address the issue of unpaid taxes on 20-year-old public vehicles, the Bagmati province government has introduced a new measure that grants a generous 90% discount on fines.

KATHMANDU, June 15: The Bagmati Provincial Assembly is scheduled to hold a meeting today at 2 PM. In the meeting, Minister for Economic Affairs and Planning of Bagmati Province, Bahadur Singh Lama, will table the survey proposal of revenue and expenditure for the upcoming fiscal year 2023/24.

KATHMANDU, June 13: The Bagmati Provincial Assembly Secretariat has said that the meeting of Bagmati Provincial Assembly will be held on June 15 at 2 pm.

HETAUDA, May 26: The Bagmati Province Government is all set to draft a new Act for systematic operation of the Youth Scientist Encouragement Fund.

KATHMANDU, March 22: Chief Minister of Bagmati Province Shalik Ram Jamkattel is taking a vote of confidence today.

KATHMANDU, March 2: Some parts of Province 1, Bagmati Province and Gandaki Province are likely to receive light rainfall with thunder and lightning today.

KATHMANDU, Feb 14: The system of passing the trial by scoring only 70 points to get a driver's license has been implemented in Bagmati Province from Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, Feb 4: Bagmati Province spent Rs 11.19 billion in the first half of the current fiscal year.

KATHMANDU, Jan 10: The newly-appointed chief minister (CM) of Bagmati Province, Shalikram Jamkattel, has said that the number of ministries is going to be reduced in the province.

Hetauda, Jan 5: The Province Chief's Office, Bagmati Province, has called upon the parties to form the government in the province within the next four days. Province Chief Yadav Chandra Sharma has called on the parties for the appointment of the Chief Minister by 4 PM on January 9.

MAKWANPUR, DEC 29: Jagannath Thapaliya has been elected as the Parliamentary Party (PP) leader of CPN-UML Bagmati Province chapter. A PP meeting of UML Bagmati Province chapter held on Thursday unanimously elected Thapaliya as the PP leader of the party.

Bagmati Province has 3.47 million voters

November 17, 2022 15:00 pm

MAKWANPUR, Nov 17: There are a total of 3.47 million eligible voters in Bagmati Province.

KATHMANDU, Oct 12: A total of 27,750 people have been infected with dengue in Bagmati Province since July 17 till date, the Bagmati Province Health Directorate said.

KATHMANDU, Oct 9: Social activist Jagannath Lamichhane has filed his candidacy as an independent candidate for election to the member of Bagmati Provincial Assembly from Kathmandu district constituency no 5 (2).

KATHMANDU, Sept 29: Chief Minister of Bagmati Province Rajendra Prasad Pandey has been bereaved of his mother. She was 87.

KATHMANDU, Sept 27: Bagmati Province Police Office has established 52 passenger help desks throughout the province for the convenience of travelers during the Dashain festival. The provincial police office has stated that passenger and citizen help desks have been established in accordance with the special security plan for the festival.

11 people die of dengue in Bagmati

September 21, 2022 14:15 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 11: At least 11 people have died of dengue in Bagmati Province, according to the Health Directorate, Bagmati Province. The mortality figure includes four in Kathmandu, two each in Lalitpur and Sindhupalchok, and one each in Makawanpur, Sindhuli and Dhading.

KATHMANDU, JULY 4: In the first eight months of the current fiscal year, 115,057 vehicles have been added in Bagmati Province. According to the Bagmati Ministry of Transport, Labor and Employment, 96,527 two-wheelers and 18,530 four-wheelers were added during the period. According to the ministry, the total number of vehicles registered in Bagmati has reached 1.8 million by February this year.

MAKWANPUR, June 30: Nepali Congress (NC) and the CPN (Maoist Center) have collected signatures of provincial assembly members of Bagmati Province against Rajendra Pandey, the CPN (Unified Socialist) leader who became the Chief Minister of the province on behalf of the ruling coalition. As per the agreement reached in the coalition, signatures have been collected to change the chief minister with the demand that the NC should lead the election government.

KATHMANDU, June 24: CPN-UML's Bagmati Province parliamentary party has disapproved of the budget allocated for Bagmati Province for the upcoming fiscal year 2022/23.

HETAUDA, June 22:  The Bagmati Province government has allocated a total of Rs 550 million to equip as many as 300 selected community schools in the province with information technology (IT) in the upcoming fiscal year 2022/23.

KATHMANDU, June 16: Bagmati Province has announced a budget of Rs 70.93 billion for the fiscal year 2022/23, which is Rs 13 billion more, compared to the province’s budget for the current fiscal year. Bagmati Province has allocated Rs 57.72 billion for the current fiscal year.

KATHMANDU, June 14: Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) Mayor Balen Shah and Deputy Mayor Sunita Dangol left a three-day provincial government meeting organized by Bagmati Province at Hetauda and returned to Kathmandu on Monday.

KATHMANDU, June 6: The Department of Transport Management has issued a notice to affix embossed number plates to all vehicles of Bagmati Province within the next one and a half months. According to reports, the number of vehicles registered in the province until mid-November of 2021 alone is more than 1.7 million.

KATHMANDU, June 3: The Bagmati Provincial Assembly passed the policy and programs for the fiscal year 2022/23 with the majority on Thursday.

MAKWANPUR, May 20: A meeting of the Chief Minister and Council of Ministers of Bagmati Province held today decided to recommend the office of the Province Chief to call a budget session of Bagmati Province Assembly on May 22.

KATHMANDU, April 15: Three-hundred sixty people lost their lives in road accidents in Bagmati Province last year. According to the Bagmati Province Traffic Police Office, such a number of people lost their lives in 10 districts except Kathmandu, Bhaktapur and Lalitpur.

HETAUDA, April 15: Fare of taxi and public transportation has been increased in Bagmati Province beginning Thursday. The fare of taxi and public transportation has been hiked in the Province including the Kathmandu Valley citing hike in petroleum products.

KAVRE, March 4: Chief Minister of Bagmati Province Rajendra Prasad Pandey has asked the concerned government bodies and other stakeholders to work for the capacity building of students.

BAGMATI, March 3: The Bagmati Province government has decided to disburse over Rs 46.84 million from equalization grant for the local government-initiated plans that have remained incomplete.

MAKWANPUR, Feb 27: The meeting of the Bagmati Province Assembly has been postponed for an indefinite period. Earlier, it was scheduled for February 28.

BAGMATI, Feb 1: The Bagmati Province Government is set to build three fertilizer factories at different places in the province.

KATHMANDU, Feb 1: A meeting of the Council of Ministers of the Bagmati Province on Monday decided to declare a public holiday on the occasion of Sonam Lhosar and Nwagi festival on February 2.

KATHMANDU, Jan 28: Minister for Labor, Employment and Transport Ghanshyam Dahal of Bagmati Province has directed the officials to digitize the written files in the department of transport management.

KATHMANDU, Jan 14: The Bagmati provincial government has announced a fee waiver for the radios and televisions operating in the province.

MAKAWANPUR, Jan 12: A meeting of the Council of Ministers of the Bagmati Provincial Government has formed a 19-member COVID-19 Management Committee. Chief Minister Rajendra Prasad Pandey is the chair while the Secretary at the Office of the Chief Minister is the member-secretary of the committee.

KATHMANDU, Jan 10: Shyam Shrestha has been appointed the Chief Attorney of Bagmati Province. Chief Judge of the High Court, Patan, Nripdhoj Niraula administered the oath of office and secrecy to Shrestha amid a function in Kathmandu on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Dec 25: Bagmati Province Chief Minister Rajendra Pandey expanded his cabinet for the fourth time on Friday. Chief Minister Pandey on Friday inducted three ministers and three ministers of state in his cabinet.

KATHMANDU, Dec 24: Chief Minister of Bagmati Province Rajendra Pandey has said the controversial video that was doing the rounds in social media was an animated video and that it was spread to create confusion among people.

KATHMANDU, Dec 21: CPN (Maoist Centre) has elected new office bearers of Bagmati province committee.

KATHMANDU, Dec 21: Without studying and preparing for the distribution, the provincial governments have started splitting the ministries. At present, the number of provincial ministries across the country stands at 69.

KAVREPALANCHOWK, Dec 19: The newly-appointed Minister for Agriculture and Livestock Development for Bagmati Province, Basundhara Humagain, has said that chemical fertilizer will be produced in the province itself.

KATHMANDU, Dec 11: The provincial assembly meeting of Bagmati Province has been scheduled for December 22. The seventh meeting of the provincial assembly under its 9th Convention will be held on December 22 at 1PM.

KATHMANDU, Dec 3: As many as three leaders have announced their candidacy for the post of Nepali Congress (NC) President for Bagmati Province. Indra Bahadur Baniya (Makwanpur), Jagdishwor Singh KC (Nuwakot) and Bhimsendas Pradhan (Kathmandu) are among the leaders who have announced their candidacy.

KATHMANDU, Dec 3: About half of the transactions in Nepal’s service sector take place in Bagmati Province, where the country’s Federal Capital Kathmandu lies.