One killed in road mishap

November 17, 2021 12:02 pm

MAKWANPUR, Nov 17: A person died when a jeep knocked him over in Hetauda Sub-Metropolitan City-9 along the East-West Highway on Tuesday night.

Two killed in truck-bus collision

November 10, 2021 10:28 am

MAKWANPUR, Nov 10: Two people died on the spot in a truck-bus collision in Makwanpur district.

BAGMATI, Sept 12: Educational institutions in Makwanpur, which have been closed for the past four months, will resume physical classes from today. According to the District COVID-19 Crisis Management Center (DCCMC), most of the community and private schools in all 10 local levels are about to come into operation.

SINDHULI, August 8: The locals of Hariharpur Gadhi Rural Municipality and Bagmati Rural Municipality are forced to use makeshift ladders to climb the unfinished concrete bridge and cross the Bagmati River.

Two dead bodies found in Makwanpur

July 13, 2021 11:30 am

KATHMANDU, July 13: Police have found two dead bodies at two different places of Makwanpur district. According to the police, both the dead bodies are of males.

KATHMANDU, April 23: According to the Bagmati Province Transport Infrastructure Directorate, Hetauda, the roadway connecting the Sisneri-Dakshinkali-Kathmandu on the Bhimphedi-Kulekhani road section of Makwanpur has been closed to vehicles from Kathmandu to Hetauda since this morning.

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

KATHMANDU, Nov 2: Police on Sunday evening arrested a sexagenarian on the charge of raping a minor in Makwanpur district.

MAKWANPUR, Jan 26: Police here have made public three persons held on the charge of supplying cannabis illegally via an ambulance.

KATHMANDU, Jan 23: Mortal remains of eight Indian tourists are being flown back home from Nepal on Thursday afternoon.

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.

Screenwriting workshop in Makwanpur

July 15, 2019 19:00 pm

In collaboration with Film Development Board Nepal, Nepal Film and Cultural Academy (NFCA) is organizing a screenwriting workshop in Makwanpur district from August 21 for 7 days.

MAKWANPUR, June 28: A girl died and three others of the same family became ill after consuming poisonous mushroom at Raksirang, a remote village of Makawanpur district.

Chitwan, March 16: A high alert has been maintained in the district following the manifestation of bird flu in the neighborring Makawanpur district. Import of poultry and its products into the district, a pocket area for poultry, has been tightened, while poultry owners have been asked to maintain biosecurity plan.

MAKWANPUR, Jan 29: Police have arrested four people including three Indian nationals with 40 kilograms of marijuana from Basamadi area on Tuesday.

MAKWANPUR, Sept 25: Women entrepreneurs of the district have formed a Women Entrepreneurs Association Makwanpur-chapter.

MAKWANPUR, Aug 6: In the name of asset, all he had was a small field. But the landslide triggered by the deadly earthquake of 2015 buried his field. A dilapidated hut, which protected him from heat and rain too was crushed by a rock later, compelling his family of seven to live a miserable life under the open sky.

MAKWANPUR, Jun 8: A man died and two others sustained serious injuries in a lightning strike that struck in Gadhi rural municipality in the district on Friday afternoon.

KATHMANDU, Jan 22: German actress of Russian birth and Ambassador for Plan International Germany, Emilia Schüele recently visited communities in Makwanpur district to understand the lives of Nepali girls and their situation.

Kamal Thapa leads at Makwanpur

December 8, 2017 16:51 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 8: Rastriya Prajatantra Party's Kamal Thapa is leading during vote counts at Makwanpur-1. Thapa has received 1,341 votes while his opponent, Krisha Dahal of UML has received 1,115 votes.

KATHMANDU, Nov 21: Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) and Naya Shakti Party Nepal have agreed to support each other in Gorkha constituency 2 and Makwanpur constituency 1 in the upcoming parliamentary and provincial assembly elections.

KATHMANDU, Oct 23: The Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) has finalized its candidates contesting the first phase of the House of Representatives elections on November 26 from five places. The RPP candidates would be vying in the election on behalf the Democratic Alliance.

23,194 children in Makwanpur malnourished

September 13, 2017 03:00 am

HETAUDA, Sept 13: As many as 23,194 children under the age of five suffer from malnutrition in Makwanpur district.

HETAUDA, July 5: Farmers of northern part of Makawanpur districts are suffering huge loss as fresh vegetables produced by them is not finding buyers.

HETAUDA, May 17: CPN-UML candidates for chief and deputy chief of Makwanpur Gadhi Rural Municipality in Makwanpur district have won the election defeating their closest rivals.

Three killed in Makwanpur bus accident

October 2, 2016 12:08 pm

RAUTAHAT, Oct 2: Three persons were killed and 45 others were injured when a passenger bus met with an accident at Handikhola-2 in Makwanpur district on Sunday.

HETUADA, July 26: Three persons of a same family were killed in a landslide occurred at Sola Bhanjyang of Bhimfedi-5 in Makwanpur last night.