KATHMANDU, June 26: The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) has initiated a probe into the Jalhari controversy surrounding the Pashupatinath Temple.

KATHMANDU, June 13: The Pashupati Area Development Trust (PADT) has claimed that the golden Jalhari offered to the Pashupatinath temple contains 10 kg of gold.

KATHMANDU, May 31: The National Concern and Coordination Committee under the National Assembly has concluded that efforts should be made to find out the facts regarding the crafting of Jalhari of the Pashupatinath temple.

KATHMANDU, May 28: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) is carrying out investigations into the complaints received on misappropriations on installation of Jalahari (sanctum sanctorum) in the Pashupatinath Temple.

KATHMANDU, May 28: Govinda Tandon, who once held the position of the member secretary and treasurer of the Pashupati Area Development Trust (PADT), used to carry water from home to his office because he was afraid that he would commit a sin by utilizing the property of Lord Shiva.

KATHMANDU, May 27: The three major parties have reached a consensus that the government will provide an explanation to the House regarding the gold reserve at Pashupatinath temple.

KATHMANDU, May 26: Rastriya Prajatantra Party’s (RPP) chief whip Gyan Bahadur Shahi has demanded the formation of a parliamentary probe committee to investigate the Jalhari case of Pashupatinath temple.