BHAKTAPUR, April 10: The celebration of Bisket (Biska) jatra-- one of the popular religious festivals celebrated in the Kathmandu Valley-- began in Bhaktapur from Saturday.

KATHMANDU, April 5: Locals of Bhaktapur have staged a protest against the decision of the local authority not to allow the celebration of Biskta Jatra in front of the Nyatapola Temple on Monday evening.

KATHMANDU, April 19: Nine people were injured after two groups of revellers clashed while pulling Bhairav’s chariot as a part of the Biska Jatra at Bashgopal area of Bhaktapur on Thursday night.