SALLERI (SOLUKHUMBU), May 22: Two people - one Nepali and one Briton - have gone missing during the descent from Mt Everest expedition. Those missing are Sherpa guide Tenzi Sherpa, 21, and British citizen Daniel Paul Peterson, 40, according to Department of Tourism Director Kali Bahadur Bhujel.

PORTUGAL, April 8: A Nepali has drowned in the sea in Portugal, while another Nepali youth remains missing. Dhan Bahadur Tamang, 30, from Netrawati Dabjong Rural Municipality-5, Katunje, Dhading, drowned while exploring marine life in the sea at Montijo on Saturday night. Meanwhile, 38-year-old Tek Bahadur Tamang from the same area is yet to be found.

KATHMANDU, March 26: The mayor of Dhangadhi sub-metropolitan city, Gopal Hamal, has asked for help in searching for his daughter, who has gone out of contact from the Indian city of Goa.

UDAYAPUR, March 25: Three children went missing while swimming in Sunkoshi river at Triyuga Municipality-14 in Udayapur district on Sunday afternoon.

KATHMANDU, Feb 26: The body of a person who had gone missing while fishing in the Seti River in Pokhara Metropolitan City-17, Mahat Gauda, has been recovered. Another person is still missing.

KATHMANDU, Jan 1: A foreign tourist who was missing has been found in Bandipur Rural Municipality-1 Dumre market of Tanahun. Kilk Milhausen from Canada was found four days after his disappearance.

Canadian tourist missing from Tanahun

December 31, 2023 09:30 am

DAMAULI (Tanahun), Dec 31: A foreign tourist has gone missing from Dumre bazaar in Bandipur rural municipality-1. Kilk Milhausen from Canada has been out of contact for the past three days, police said.

KATHMANDU, Dec 26: Foreign Minister Narayan Prakash (NP) Saud has said that some 100 Nepalis who joined the Russian army have been reported missing.

DHANGADHI, Dec 8: A girl who had been missing for two months was found dead in Baitadi.

KATHMANDU, Oct 10: The world record climber and mountain guide, Tenzen Sherpa (Lama), has gone missing in an avalanche at Mt Shishapangma (8,027 meters) of Tibet, China.

KATHMANDU, Oct 8:  Two climbers including a Nepali climber lost their lives, and another two were missing after an avalanche struck Shishapangma, the 14th-highest mountain in the world on Saturday.

PARBAT, Oct 1: Three people went missing after the swollen Tamadi river swept away from the border of Kushma Municipality-7 and 8 in Parbat district.

KATHMANDU, Sep 3: Pravesh Tamang, a 16-year-old resident of Kathmandu Lazimpat, who had gone missing from Dimsa in Rasuwa on the day of Janaipurnima, has been found safe and sound on Saturday afternoon.

CHITWAN, Aug 27: Two persons went missing after being swept away by the Trishuli river at Bharatpur Metropolitan City-29, Gaighat in Chitwan district.

Three school girls missing in Pokhara

August 15, 2023 09:59 am

KASKI, Aug 15: Three school girls have gone missing in Pokhara since yesterday.

KATHMANDU, Aug 13: A father and his son have gone missing after they were swept away by a river in Dolakha today. Those who have gone missing are Nimphunjo Sherpa and his son from Bigu village. They had gone to a forest near the village to collect niguro (fiddlehead fern eaten as vegetables) and were swept away while crossing the river, said Deepak Khadka, Deputy Superintendent of Police at the District Police Office.

KATHMANDU, Aug 9: Nepal Telecom (NTC) has announced the loss of recharge cards worth Rs 1 million. The cards went missing during the transportation process by the Telecom company. After the loss of the cards, NTC has issued an official notice.

KATHMANDU, Aug 8: A tragic landslide in Sigre, Bagmati Rural Municipality-5 of Makwanpur, has resulted in the loss of one life, while six individuals including three children, remain missing.

MAHENDRANAGAR, Aug 5: The names of three Nepali individuals, who went missing in a devastating landslide in Rudraprayag, India, have been revealed.

JUMLA, Aug 5: A devastating landslide in Kedarnath Gaurikund, India, has resulted in the loss of several lives and left several individuals missing, including seven members of a single household from Patarasi Rural Municipality-3 of Jumla.

KATHMANDU, Aug 5: The Embassy of Nepal in New Delhi has said that a search continued for those Nepali went missing in a landslide that occurred in Uttarakhand of India on August 3.

KATHMANDU, July 30: Sajan Magar, 13, who went missing in the flood-fed Samakhushi Rivulet in Kathmandu on July 23, has yet to be found. His whereabouts has remained unknown for nearly a week despite constant efforts of rescue teams for the search.

BAITADI, July 24: Two members of the same family (mother and son) died when a landslide buried their home in Baitadi district on Monday morning.

KATHMANDU, July 11: The police have been mobilized to search for the missing Manang Air helicopter. Chief District Officer of Solukhumbu, Basant Bhattarai said that the police have been mobilized to search for the helicopter in the Lamjura area of Solukhumbu district.

TAPLEJUNG, June 20: Search for those missing in the landslide that occurred at Mehele of Sidingba rural municipality-6 in Taplejung on Saturday night is underway.

TAPLEJUNG, June 19: One more person from Sidingwa rural municipality-6, Mehele in Taplejung due to a landslide that occurred last night as a result of incessant rainfall on Saturday night.

PANCHTHAR, June 18: At least five persons are missing in the flood that occurred in Hewakhola after a heavy rainfall occurred last night in Panchthar district.

TAPLEJUNG, June 18: Four people have gone missing in a landslide triggered by incessant rainfall in Sidingwa Rural Municipality in Taplejung on Saturday night.

TAPLEJUNG May 19: A man who had gone to his grandfather's farm in Taplejung’s Mikwakhola Municipality-1 Khokling, Kerabari, has been missing for three days since being swept away by a river.

MUGU May 10: Heavy snowfall has caused a major problem in searching for the three people who haven’t been found since the avalanche at Chyankhu in Mugum Karmarong Municipality wards 1 and 2. Due to the depth of the snow in the area being 10 feet, officials have been unable to carry out their search properly.

Three girls missing from Baitadi

April 4, 2023 12:08 pm

KATHMANDU April 4: Three girls from Baitadi have gone missing. Two girls from Melauli Municipality and one from Patan Municipality of the district have gone missing.

KALIKOT, Dec 14: The bodies of two of the three people who went missing during the JCB accident of Phukot Hydropower Project in Karnali River located in Sanni Triveni Rural Municipality-1 of Kalikot have been found.

MANMA, Dec 11: Two persons died and three others went missing after a bulldozer met with an accident in Andherikhola cliff of Sanni Triveni Rural Municipality-1 in Kalikot district on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, Oct 11: Eight people were killed and three others have gone missing when a landslide triggered by incessant rain buried them on Monday afternoon. The incident took place at Salim, Chhayanath Rara Municipality-11, the District Police Office, Mugu said.

SURKHET, Oct 10: The identity of 13 of 15 people who were washed away by a landslide in the Karnali River while going to a funeral in Tilagufa Municipality-4 Rachuli of Kalikot has been revealed.

KALIKOT, Oct 10: At least 15 people, who went to attend a funeral of a local youth in Tilagufa Municipality-4 Ranchuli village in Kalikot district, have gone out of contact since two days ago.

KATHMANDU, Oct 7: A couple’s daughter died while their son is still missing when the motorcycle the four were traveling on lost control and overturned on a flooded road between Thulo Khola and Simtar in Kakani Rural Municipality-1 on Thursday.

BELGIUM, Sept 26: At the Non-Resident Nepali Association (NRNA) European conference held in Sweden, when the former president of NRN Belgium, Chitra Subedi, was speaking on the stage, everyone seemed silent. Some became emotional after listening to him.

Three school-bound children missing

September 11, 2022 12:23 pm

TILOTTAMA, Sept 11: Three school-bound children have gone missing in Butwal.

MYAGDI, August 2: Two members of the same family were killed in a landslide that occured in Tameng village in Malika Rural Municipality-2 due to incessant rain.

KATHMANDU, JULY 13: Four foreign tourists visiting Nepal went missing in the last one year.

TAPLEJUNG, June 17: Two persons of a family have gone missing in a landslide that occurred last night at Khewang village in Sirijunga Rural Municipality-7, Taplejung.

SURKHET, March 13: Three children went missing while taking bath in Bheri River at 5:00 PM on Saturday.

JUMLA, Feb 6: The Karnali provincial government has started sending helicopters to rescue the people trapped in the snow in Patan area. They had gone there to collect herbs. Due to continuous snowfall since Thursday, 55 locals of Tatopani-8 who had gone to the Patan area to collect herbs have gone out of contact. They could not be reached by phone. According to locals, they have currently taken shelter in Gagri and Aidi of Patan area. They are not able to return home due to the heavy snowfall.

RAUTAHAT, Feb 6: Cameras that were installed in a forest of Rautahat to count tigers are missing. The cameras were set up by the National Trust for Nature Conservation and the National Park and Divisional Forest Office for counting tigers in the forest.

JUMLA, Feb 6: As many as 55 people of Topla village of Tatopani Rural Municipality-8 of Jumla have gone out of contact due to heavy snowfall since Thursday. Two have died of asphyxiation. They had entered the Patan area to collect herbs and have since lost contact with anyone.   Locals suspect that they might have been living in Gagri Odhar and Aidi Odhar of Patan.

Three missing in landslide

January 13, 2022 12:49 pm

DHADING, Jan 13: Three people are missing in a landslide near Puru of Tipling, Ward 1 in Rubi Valley Rural Municipality of the district since last night. An excavator has also been buried by the landslide that occurred while constructing a road from Labdung to Lingjo.

BALEWA, Oct 24: A child has gone missing when he accidentally fell into the swollen Bhujikhola in Bobang of Dhorpatan Municipality-7 in Baglung district.

KATHMANDU, Oct 22: At least 111 people have lost their lives in the recent incidents of floods, landslides and inundation.

KATHMANDU, Oct 21: At least 88 people have been killed in the recent floods and landslides in different districts of the country as of Thursday morning, according to the Ministry of Home Affairs.