SINDHUPALCHOWK, Dec 30: Minister for Water Supplies, Mahendra Ray Yadav, has assured that water supplies from the Melamchi River to Kathmandu Valley will be restored by the third week of January, 2024.

KATHMANDU, Sept 5: Water distribution from Melamchi River will be delayed by around one and a half months of the scheduled date as the headworks of the water supply tunnel is covered with sludge following a flashflood in Melamchi River in the first week of August.

KATHMANDU, Dec 29: The test supply of water has been conducted along the 532 kilometers pipelines, out of 1,010 kilometers connectivity, developed by the Kathmandu Upatyaka Khanepani Limited Project Implementation Directorate for the distribution of water collected from the Melamchi River in Sindhupalchowk district.

KATHMANDU, Dec 14: Of the 175 million liters of water brought from Melamchi River in Sindhupalchowk district under the Melamchi Water Supply Project, 110 million liters has been distributed in the Kathmandu Valley since December 9.

KATHMANDU, Dec 9: From today, water is being distributed to the capital through the tunnel at Ambathan, the origin of the Melamchi River located in Helambu Rural Municipality-1 of Sindhupalchok

KATHMANDU, August 22: With the onset of the rainy season, floods and landslides in the Melamchi River have damaged the road leading to the headworks of the Melamchi water supply project and three temporary bridges.

SINDHUPALCHOWK, August 6: Heavy rainfall has taken place in Ghumthang, Dhap, Nakate, and other areas in Sindhupalchok district.

MELAMCHI, June 25: A temporary bridge in Melamchi Municipality-11 was damaged by flood water last night.

SINDHUPALCHOWK, June 10: The temporary bridge over the Melamchi River has been damaged due to incessant rains. The bridge connecting Melamchi, Indravati and Panchpokhari has been damaged due to the occurrence of heavy rainfall on Thursday night.

HELAMBU, Feb 5: Minister for Home Affairs Balkrishna Khand has inaugurated a Bailey bridge constructed over the Melamchi River.

KATHMANDU, July 1: The Melamchi rivulet has witnessed a rise in its water level following incessant rainfall on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, June 19: Fresh flash flood triggered by a heavy rainfall in Helambu Rural Municipality of Sindhupalchowk district has swept away a school and a police station building.

MELAMCHI, June 16: More than 50 people are missing in a massive flood in the Melamchi River on Wednesday. A flood in western parts of Sindhupalchowk has caused a huge loss of life and property.