Oli re-elected as CPN-UML chairman

November 30, 2021 15:26 pm

CHITWAN, Nov 30: KP Sharma Oli has been elected again as the chairperson of CPN-UML at the 10th National General Convention of the party in Chitwan. Oli has won with a huge margin in the election for the new leadership. The official announcement of the final results of the election will be made shortly.

KATHMANDU, Nov 30: The election for the various posts of the central committee of the main opposition CPN-UML has concluded at the party’s 10 General Convention currently underway in Chitwan. Voting

CHITWAN, Nov 30: The much-awaited voting in the ongoing CPN-UML national general convention to elect the party’s new leadership began at 4 AM today--two hours later than the scheduled time-- as leaders continued preparation to secure their victory.

KATHMANDU, Nov 30: CPN-UML leader Dr Bhim Rawal, who is vying for the chairmanship of the party with KP Sharma Oli, said that he will accept the election results but he will not be a central member. After casting his vote at the UML's 10th General Convention in Chitwan on Tuesday morning, Rawal announced that he will not be in the Central Committee if he loses the election.

KATHMANDU, Nov 29: The CPN-UML’s senior vice-chairman, general secretary, and deputy general secretary have been elected unopposed in the 10th General Convention of the party currently underway in Chitwan.

Two children die in fire

November 28, 2021 13:05 pm

BHARATPUR, Nov 28: Two children died in a fire at the house of Jit Bahadur Rumba in Rapti Municipality Ward No. 1 Mainatar, Chitwan on Saturday. The deceased have been identified as Suraj, 3, grandson and Manisa Tamang, 3, granddaughter of Rumba from his daughter's side, according to the District Police Office, Chitwan.

SAURAHA, Nov 28: The 10th General Convention of the CPN-UML is likely to forge a consensus on all elected posts besides the post of chairperson. While efforts are being made to select a new leadership by consensus, an informal initiative is being taken among the top leaders to prevent election for the post of chairperson as well.

CHITWAN, Nov 28: The first municipal convention of the CPN (Maoist Center) has elected a new leadership in five municipalities of the district. Out of the seven municipalities in the district, new leadership has been selected in Bharatpur, Madi, Rapti, Khairhani and Ichchakamana municipalities.

BHARATPUR, Nov 26: CPN-UML Chairman and former Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli launched the party's official mouthpiece, enawayug.com, during the inaugural session of the party’s 10th General Convention on Friday.

KATHMANDU, Nov 26: The 10th National General Convention of the CPN-UML is being held on the bank of Narayani River in Chitwan.The General Convention is being inaugurated today amidst a special function. Top leaders of all major parties are expected to address the inaugural session.

KATHMANDU, Nov 26: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has recalled the memories of how he had spent time in jail with CPN-UML Chairperson KP Sharma Oli while fighting for the cause of democracy in the past.

KATHMANDU, Nov 26: Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) Chairperson Kamal Thapa has said that CPN-UML is the biggest party in the country.

CHITWAN, Nov 26: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has arrived in Chitwan to address the 10th National General Convention of the CPN-UML.

CHITWAN, Nov 26: The 10th National General Convention of the CPN-UML is being inaugurated at noon 12 today on a special venue prepared on the bank of Narayani River in Chitwan.

CHITWAN, Nov 25: CPN (UML) Chairman KP Sharma Oli reached Chitwan on Thursday for the 10th National General Convention of the party.

CHITWAN, Nov 25: As the 10th General Convention of the CPN-UML is scheduled to be held on Friday, leaders and cadres of the party have started arriving in Chitwan. The inauguration site on the Narayani River bank has been readied for the general convention.

KATHMANDU, Nov 25: The 10th National General Convention of the CPN (UML) is starting in Chitwan from Friday. With the general convention approaching, the Narayani river bank area and Sauraha area of ​​Chitwan have become bustling. According to the party, 75 percent of the preparations for the UML general convention have been completed so far.

CHITWAN, Nov 24: The local administration in Chitwan district has decided to ban vehicular movement in the major places of the city during the day of the inauguration of CPN (UML)'s 10th General Convention on November 26.

KATHMANDU, Nov 23: A total of 3,500 hotel rooms in Sauraha have been booked in view of the CPN UML’s 10th General Convention. The party has said that it has booked such a number of hotel rooms for the General Convention representatives. The event has been scheduled for November 26-28.

NAWALPUR, Nov 23: With the 10th General Convention of the main opposition CPN-UML round the corner, efforts are on to ensure effective security to the program, especially to the inaugural and closing sessions.

KATHMANDU, Nov 23: Chairman of the Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist Center) Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that he will contest from Chitwan in the upcoming general elections.

CHITWAN, Nov 17: Around 80 percent of the population in Chitwan has been fully vaccinated against COVID-19. According to the District Public Health Office Chief Deepak Prasad Tiwari, 311,889 people in the district have been administered the first shot of COVID-19 vaccines and the number of people receiving the full course (two doses) has reached 259,977.

KATHMANDU, Oct 21: Incessant rains have inflicted 30 percent loss to the expected paddy crops output in Chitwan. The rainfall with wind storm caused damages to harvest-ready paddy plantation.

Six drug stores fined in Chitwan

October 5, 2021 13:22 pm

KATHMANDU, Oct 5: The local administration has taken action against six drug stores at Bharatpur in Chitwan district. The six medicine shops have been charged with fines ranging from Rs 5,000 to Rs 300,000 by the local authorities for not following the regulations and not meeting the required criterias.

CHITWAN, Oct 4: The Chitwan Banana Growers' Association has demanded that the government stop the import of Indian bananas. The association said in a statement that the Nepali farmers are at a loss due to the import of Indian bananas.

CHITWAN, Sept 24: It has been revealed that a motorcycle theft gang is stealing motorcycles as per the demand of their customers. According to the District Police Office, Chitwan, the gang is found to have been stealing motorcycles as per the order placed by their customers.

Preparation for national census begins

September 14, 2021 11:35 am

CHITWAN, Sept 14: As part of the preparation of the national census 2078 BS, the district census office here organized training for supervisors in seven local levels.

KATHMANDU, September 3: A military court has sentenced Nepal Army soldier Gangadhar Dhakal to life in prison for the murder of a fellow soldier Bharat Gurung in Simal Hill of Sardanagar in Bharatpur Metropolitan City-17 on July 22.

Two fugitives arrested

August 10, 2021 14:56 pm

DHADING, August 10: Chitwan Police on Tuesday arrested two fugitives involved in various crimes. The two have been arrested in connection with product theft and government seal fraud.

Cases of seasonal flu on the rise

August 3, 2021 12:16 pm

CHITWAN, August 3: The number of patients suffering from ‘seasonal flu’ has been increasing at the district hospital. According to the health office of Chitwan, most patients are suffering from fever, headache, body pain, tiredness and itchy throat, which has led to an increase in the number of people arriving at the hospital.

KATHMANDU, August 1: The pressure of patients coming with the coronavirus infection has increased in Bharatpur Hospital. As the number of corona infections continues to increase in the district, so is the number of people coming to the hospital for treatment.

CHITWAN, July 21: The number of road accidents in Chitwan district rose alarmingly in the last fiscal year 2020/21, compared to the previous fiscal year 2019/20, according to the District Traffic Police Office (DTPO), Chitwan.

CHITWAN, July 1: Two persons died and three have gone missing after being swept away in monsoon flooding in Rapti and Kalika municipalities of east Chitwan on Thursday.

CHITWAN, June 30: The prison office in Chitwan has been on high alert following the death of an inmate due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) infection. According to Kamal Prasad Kafle, head of the prison, precautionary measures have been taken following the death of the inmate who was brought from Nawalpur on June 28.

CHITWAN, June 24: Blood donation on birthdays is gaining momentum as a campaign in Chitwan where blood shortage is a recurring problem throughout the year. The Blood Transmission Centre faces a tough time meeting the growing demand of blood for patients and injured in the hospitals.

CHITWAN, June 17: The prohibitory order enforced by the local administration has been extended in Chitwan as the cases of coronavirus infection are on the rise in the district.

CHITWAN, April 15: Private elephants kept for providing jungle safari services to tourists are now on verge of collapse.

CHITWAN, April 12: District Police Office, Chitwan, has confirmed the identity of four of the five persons killed in a tractor accident that occurred in the district on Sunday evening.

KATHMANDU, March 22: Rhino census has begun from the Pratappur of Parsa National Park in the southern belt of Nepal.

KATHMANDU, Feb 2: District Police Office (DPO), Chitwan in  collaboration with the Ward Police Office and Community Service Center of Narayangar has organized an awareness program to fight against child sexual abuse and cyber crimes in Chitwan.

KATHMANDU, Jan 30: Following a vertical split within the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) after the dissolution of the House of Representatives(HoR), the two rival factions – one led by Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli and other led by Pushpa Kamal Dahal and Madhav Kumar Nepal – are busy in showing their strength in different parts of the country.

KATHMANDU, Jan 25: Police have arrested Student Wing's in-charge of Netra Bikram Chanda 'Biplab' -led Maoist group in Chitwan.

CHITWAN, Jan 21: Two hundred and sixteen road accidents were reported in Chitwan district in the last six months of the current fiscal year. Fifty-eight persons died and 361 were injured in these accidents, according to the District Traffic Police Office, Chitwan.

CHITWAN, Jan 12: A Royal Bengal tiger was found dead in a community forest in Kalika Municipality-1 in Chitwan district.

CHITWAN, Jan 7: A rhino horn was found inside the Chitwan National Park. The horn of an adult rhino was found in Meghauli of the park, according to Chief Protection Office Ananath Baral.

MAKWANPUR, Dec 16: Two people died while five others were injured in three different accidents in Makawanpur.

CHITWAN, Dec 14: The lack of potent male crocodiles in the Crocodile Breeding Centre at Kasara in Chitwan district has been a cause of concern for the officials at the centre for it would lead to zero reproduction of hatchlings.

Two die in Chitwan road accident

December 11, 2020 14:20 pm

CHITWAN, Dec 11: Two persons died in a road accident at Ichchhakamana Rural Municipality-6 in  Chitwan district on Friday morning.

CHITWAN, Nov 29: The tourism entrepreneurs and other stakeholders in Chitwan have decided to launch the 'Visit Sauraha' campaign in order to revive the tourism industry dented by the Covid-19 pandemic for long. District Coordination Committee, Ratnanagar Municipality, Regional Hotel Association Sauracha chapter are jointly launching the campaign, giving a message that 'Sauraha is safe'.

DHADING, Nov 26: Three people have gone missing and one other was seriously injured as a pick-up van carrying a patient plunged into Trishuli River near Nagdi Khola area of Ichchha Manakamana Rural Municipality-4 in Chitwan on Thursday morning.