The recent decision of the government to dissolve the District Election Offices and subsume it under the District Administration Office has raised concerns regarding the credibility of the Election Commission (EC) and its ability to conduct free, fair, and credible elections.

SUNSARI, May 28: The District Administration Office, Sunsari, has issued a total of 12,177 new citizenship certificates in the first nine months of the current fiscal year, Chief District Officer Humkala Pandey confirmed.

KATHMANDU, April 18: The District Administration Office (DAO) Kavrepalanchowk has instructed the cargo vehicles plying the highways in the district to weigh their loads mandatorily.

RASUWA, Jan 19: District Administration Office (DAO), Rasuwa, has made an arrangement for the service seekers to submit online applications to obtain passports.

KATHMANDU, Jan 6: The District Administration Office, Kathmandu has enforced a 'time card' system in various kinds of services provided by the Office starting Thursday.

JUMLA, Nov 17: The District Election Office has said that the preparations for the election to be held on November 20 in Jumla have been completed. Security personnel have been deployed to make voting easier for voters. According to the District Administration Office, Jumla, 1,954 security personnel are deployed in Jumla for the elections.

Sales of alcohol banned in Doti

November 5, 2022 14:05 pm

DOTI, Nov 5: The District Administration Office (DAO) in Doti has banned the sales and distribution of alcohol in view of the upcoming election. The House of Representatives and Provincial Assembly elections are scheduled on November 20 this year in a single phase.

CDO says security beefed up in Valley

October 25, 2022 18:40 pm

KATHMANDU, Oct 25: Security has been beefed up in the Kathmandu Valley, the federal capital, in view of the Deepawali, Nepal Sambat and Chhath festivals, said the District Administration Office, Kathmandu.

HETAUDA, August 20: District Administration Office, Makwanpur, has sealed off two industries operating in Hetauda industrial zone on Friday.

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.

KATHMANDU, Oct 17: The District Administration Offices (DAOs) in the Kathmandu Valley have suspended all services except emergency. The DAOs of Lalitpur and Bhaktapur have decided to halt all services except emergency from Sunday.

122 Chinese nationals deported

January 9, 2020 08:05 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 9: Three days after the District Administration Office (DAO) released 122 Chinese nationals, who were arrested earlier on the charge of being involved in suspicious activities including cyber crimes, the Department of Immigration (DoI) deported them to China on Wednesday evening.

DAO releases arrested Chinese on bail

January 6, 2020 08:19 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 6: The District Administration Office, Kathmandu, on Sunday decided to release 122 Chinese nationals on bail amounts of Rs 1,000 each.

A complaint has been lodged against singer Durgesh Thapa at the District Administration Office (DAO), Kathmandu over controversial song 'Happy Tihar, Chiso Beer’.

KATHMANDU, Aug 12: The Kathmandu District Administration Office has urged one and all to celebrate the Teej festival in a decent, disciplined, traditional and peaceful manner.

HETAUDA, August 4: The District Administration Office (DAO), Makwanpur, has provided citizenship certificates to 4,373 people through mobile camps launched several times targeting remote and rural areas.

JANAKPURDHAM, Dec 17: Three days after the arrest of four persons including a District Administration Office (DAO) assistant "involved in forging citizenship certificates", police on Sunday arrested three more DAO officials for assisting the group.

KATHMANDU, Nov 7: The District Administration Office, Kathmandu, has requested the general public not to organize Deusi Bhailo cultural programme after 10 pm.

DHADING, Sept 4: Muktikala Lamichhane of Gajuri Rural Municipality-1 could not believe her eyes when she turned the pages of her passport for the first time. On the main page of the passport, her name is Muktikala Lamichhane while on another page it has changed to Moktikala.