SURKHET, April 4: The Karnali State government has started sending food items to the mountainous districts in the State via air. The State government decided to supply foodstuffs to Humla, Dolpa and Mugu districts through private aircraft. In case of Humla and Dolpa, air service is the only means of transportation.

BIRNDRANAGAR, March 12: For the first time in Karnali State, Birendranagar Municipality is preparing to produce energy from garbage following a trilateral agreement of the municipality, Alternative Energy Promotion Centre and KP Commercial Service Company.

SURKHET, Jan 16: The Karnali State Development Council is holding its maiden meeting this January 24 to solicit suggestions for the State's development and prosperity. Chief Minister of the Karnali State government Mahendra Bahadur Shahi will chair the meeting.

SURKHET, Aug 6: Karnali state has been facing a crisis of more than 600 employees. There is still a crisis of employees in the state in lack of arrangement of employees even from employees' adjustment.

Food crisis in seven districts

August 4, 2019 17:15 pm

BIRENDRANAGAR, August 4: Seven out of 10 districts in Karnali State often face food crisis. Dailekh, Jajarkot, Kalikot, Jumla, Humla, Dolpa and Mugu are the districts which can manage food stuff hardly for three months with its little product.

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KATHMANDU, August 1: Although the law strictly prohibits polygamy, the practice of polygamy is common in the Karnali state. In most of the districts of Karnali state, the number of polygamous marriages has increased drammatically.

KATHMANDU, July 29: Statistics prepared by the Karnali State Police Office (KSPO) show a high incidence of drug abuse in Karnali Province in the past three fiscal years.

KATHMANDU, July 23: Karnali State's chief minister Mahendra Bahadur Shahi has said the state government could not perform as per the planning and people's expectation due to geographical remoteness and a crisis of employees.

SURKHET, July 11: The federal and state governments jointly have declared 101 tourist destinations in Karnali State (79 destinations declared by Ministry of Karnali State for Industry, Tourism, Forest and Environment, and 17 by the federal government).

BIRENDRANAGAR, June 23: The Karnali State in the past nine months reported 116 cases of rape which is nearly a double compared to the incidences occurred in the corresponding period last year.

DULLU, June 19; The government is to provide citizenship cards to the Raute people leading a nomadic life in various districts of Karnali state.

Campaign of Safe Karnali State

June 15, 2019 10:30 am

SURKHET, June 15: Minister for Internal Affairs and Law of Karnali State Naresh Bhandari has said that the government was working to make the Safe State campaign successful.

SURKHET, June 5: Karnali state chief minister Mahendra Bahadur Shahi has said the Kakre Bihar in Surkhet, a major touristic destination of the state, would be developed as the open 'zoo' concept.

KARNALI, May 13: The Karnali state government has made the decisions public taken by the Council of Ministers' meeting on May 7.

HUMLA, May 10: The Economic Affairs and Planning Ministry of Karnali State has concluded a seminar on pre-budget discussion and collection of suggestions regarding the first periodic plan in the State.

SURKHET, April 13: In order to alleviate poverty, the Karnali State government has brought into operation the 'farmer-government' partnership programme.