Mother beats son to death

November 29, 2021 15:45 pm

MORANG, Nov 29: Rajendra Prasad Urau, 35, of Katahari Rural Municipality-5 has died on Sunday night while undergoing treatment after being beaten by his own mother, according to the District Police Office, Morang.

BIRATNAGAR, Nov 29: Nepali Congress (NC) is going to hold reelection for the post of president of Morang district. The re-poll will be held after none of the three candidates got the required number of votes on Sunday.

Prisoner dies in Morang

November 20, 2021 12:13 pm

MORANG, Nov 20: An inmate serving his sentence at the Morang Prison died on Saturday morning. The deceased has been identified as Gopal Sharma, 63, of Biratnagar Metropolitan City-7.

MORNAG, Nov 18: A fire has broken out at a furnace oil factory in Katahari rural municipality-4 of Morang district. The fire broke out at Global Bio Energy Industry around 5:30 AM on Wednesday, according to the industry. The industry had been producing oil by refining old vehicle tires.

Child hit by bus, killed in Morang

November 16, 2021 17:10 pm

MORANG, Nov 16: A minor has been killed after he was hit by an overspeeding passenger bus in Pathari in Morang district on Tuesday morning.

Two killed in tractor accident in Morang

November 16, 2021 11:25 am

MORANG, Nov 16: Two people including a child have died in a tractor accident at around 8 PM on Monday at Kaseni in Belbari Municipality-5 of Morang district. The deceased have been identified as tractor driver Bijay Hemaran, 22, of Rangeli Municipality-1 and Avinash Marandi, 15, of the same place.

Six injured in road accident

November 14, 2021 14:20 pm

MORANG, Nov 14: Six people were injured in a road accident at Bhuwa Khola of Letang Municipality-6 in Morang district on Saturday evening.

Operator of an industry in Morang dies

November 14, 2021 12:40 pm

MORANG, Nov 14: An operator of an industry in Budhiganga Rural Municipality-5 of Morang has died after he suddenly collapsed while walking within the industry premises.

BIRATNAGAR, Nov 1: The floods that hit the Sunsari-Morang Industrial Corridor from October 18 to October 20 have caused a loss of Rs 2.5 billion. Published the preliminary details of the damage caused by the flood, the Industry Association, Morang, said that 41 industries in the Sunsari-Morang Industrial Corridor suffered a loss of Rs 2.471 billion.

MORANG, Oct 8: Harka Maya Dangal, 75, of Dhakal Chowk in Pathari Sanischare-3 of Morang district was attacked and looted on Wednesday afternoon by an unidentified person.

MORANG, Sept 26: A youth was attacked with a Khukuri by a man outside the High Court of Biratnagar on Sunday afternoon. According to police, Kamal Singh Rana was attacked at around 12PM outside the court.

Man electrocuted

September 23, 2021 17:00 pm

MORANG, Sept 23: Kamlis Majhi, 26 of Budhi Ganga-6, Morang, died on Wednesday evening after being electrocuted while fishing in the Trijuga River in Budhi Ganga Rural Municipality.

MORANG, Sept 20: Rubi Mukhiya, 18, of Sundaraharaincha Municipality-9 has died after jumping from the fourth floor of her house.

Dead body found in drain

September 18, 2021 16:19 pm

MORANG, Sept 18: The body of a man has been found drowned in a drain in Morang's Sunwarshi Municipality-4.

MORANG, Sept 9: Bhim Lal Subba, 60, an inmate of Morang District Jail, died on Thursday morning. According to Jailer Ram Prasad Pokharel, Subba of Morang Pathari Sanischare-10 died at a hospital while undergoing treatment.

Dead body found in paddy field

August 2, 2021 12:15 pm

MORANG, August 2: According to police, Mukhiya had an argument with one of her neighbours regarding a duck which had gone missing a few days earlier. They have taken 36-year-old Anarwati Mukhiya, 55-year-old Bhutai Mukhiya and his wife Sati Mukhiya in custody for investigation.

Dead body found in border area

July 25, 2021 14:54 pm

MORANG, July 25: The dead body of a young man was found in Biratnagar Metropolitan City-16 on Sunday. The body was found on the Nepali side of the Nepal-India border near a sugarcane field.

Three caught with brown sugar

July 10, 2021 14:58 pm

MORANG, July 10: Police have arrested three people from Belbari of Morang in possession of brown sugar (an adulterated form of heroin). According to the police office of Biratnagar in Province 1, police nabbed two females and one male with the illegal drug on Thursday.

MORANG, Feb 25: Police have filed a murder case against six individuals allegedly linked with the suspicious death of Prabin Bastola, 39, of Urlabari Municipality-5, Morang district.

Two youths killed in road accident

February 21, 2021 12:26 pm

MORANG, Feb 21: Two youths were killed in a road accident at Urlabari in Morang district on Saturday.

Girl abducted and raped in Morang

February 11, 2021 12:03 pm

MORANG, Feb 11: A 14-year-old girl of Jahada Rural Municipality-1 was abducted and raped by two youths when she was going to the toilet at night.

Biplav group kills a teacher in Morang

December 8, 2020 12:12 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 8: An unidentified group has shot a teacher to death at Miklajung Rural Municipality-1 in Morang on Tuesday morning.

MORANG, Oct 14: Two COVID-19 infected people from Province 1 died in Biratnagar-based hospitals.

MORANG, Oct 10: Police on Friday evening arrested six gamblers from a house at Belabari Municipality-4, Garjuram Tole, in the district

MORANG, Oct 6: Two more COVID-19 related deaths have been recorded in Morang district on Tuesday. Both the patients were undergoing treatment at the Nobel Medical College in Biratnagar.

KATHMANDU, Sept 28: Morang district has emerged as the second biggest COVID-19 hotspot after Kathmandu in terms of the number of COVID-19 cases reported on Sunday.

Two sisters die of COVID-19 in Biratnagar

September 6, 2020 18:00 pm

MORANG, Sept 6: Two women of a family succumbed to the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Biratnagar in an interval of 10 days.

MORANG, Aug 3: A coronavirus (COVID-19) patient, who was undergoing treatment at the Koshi Hospital COVID-19 Treatment Center in Biratnagar, died on Monday.

BIRATNAGAR, Jan 30:  Depriving students of their right to education, Adarsha Basic School of Hathibanda, Jahada Rural Municipality - 3 of Morang district remains closed for a month now due to disputes over the appointment of principal.

ITAHARI, Jan 26: The government had decided to conduct exploration of petroleum product in Bahuni of Belbari, Morang in 1988. The locals are still waiting for the exploration project to begin since the initial study phase was completed three decades ago.

DAMAK, Nov 9: Police on Tuesday morning impounded four trucks with 50 bulls which were being taken to Jhapa from Morang. A joint team of Nepal Police and the Armed Police Force had arrested the drivers and taken the trucks under control at 4 am. According to the security forces, the bulls were being taken to India.

KATHMANDU, Oct 19: An agreement to complete the construction of Duhabi-Katari 33 KV transmission line within 45 days has been signed.

BIRATNAGAR, Sept 15: The Postal Highway which runs from Jhapa in the east to Kanchanpur in the west touching over 50 rural villages alongside the Indian border is a common dream of the people in the Tarai belt. The project, which is almost a century old, is still not near completion. While its status is ‘under construction’ since the time of Juddha Shamsher, a Rana Prime Minister, the 1792.4 kilometers long road has now been facing compensation-related issues in some parts.

BIRATNAGAR, July 28: Preparations are on to operate the vegetable market situated at Katahari of Morang district, which is said to be equipped with modern facilities, long after its inauguration.

Two held with loaded gun

July 27, 2019 11:55 am

BIRATNAGAR, July 27: Police arrested two people with a home-made loaded gun from a community forest area at Kanepokhari rural municipality-3 in Morang.

BIRATNAGAR, July 14: Two persons went missing and more than 1,000 houses were inundated in Morang district due to flooding from the Lohandra River on Saturday.

BIRATNAGAR, May 25: A groom who walked out of his wedding after the bride's family could not meet his dowry demands was arrested by police on Thursday.

BIRATNAGAR, April 26: An elderly couple in Sundarharaicha Municipality-11 of Morang was beaten up mercilessly by a group of people on the charge of practicing witchcraft recently.

PM leaving for Jhapa-Morang today

March 31, 2019 10:22 am

KATHMANDU, March 31: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is leading for Jhapa and Morang today, to attend various programs to be held in the two districts.

URLABARI, March 23: Two people were killed and eight others injured in a road accident occurred this morning at Kanepokhari rural municipality-7 in Morang along the East-West Highway.

Two die in separate incidents

January 22, 2019 14:36 pm

URLABARI Jan 22 : A worker died when a drum filled with gas exploded at Belbari Municipality-11 in Morang district on Tuesday morning.

Funds for new cars but not fire engines

November 29, 2018 07:58 am

DAMAK, Nov 29: On Sunday, a fire in Shivasatakshi Municipality of Jhapa killed four members of the same family. The municipality did not have its own fire engine and the locals had to wait for two hours for a fire engine from another local unit to arrive at the scene. Locals are wondering if the family could have been saved if their municipality had its own fire engine.

Born in Khotang and raised in Morang, Sameer Rai is the owner of two Kathmandu eateries. He was passionate about restaurants since his childhood. So right after completing his secondary level education he moved to the capital in 2003 to follow his passion.

URLABARI, Oct 21: Holiday makers have started visiting the tourist spots in Morang district after receiving tika, jamara and blessings of the Bijaya Dashami festival.

Youth hacked to death

October 20, 2018 15:00 pm

URLABARI, Oct 20: A youth was murdered at Shukrabare of Pathari Sanishchare-8 in Morang district last night.

Morang road accidents claim three

October 12, 2018 08:41 am

MORANG, Oct 12: Three persons have died in separate road accidents that occurred in Morang district last night.

Two dead in separate accidents in Morang

September 11, 2018 16:24 pm

MORANG, Sept 11: Two people were killed in separate accidents today in Morang. Lalita Agrawal, 55, of Dharan Sub Metropolis-1 died in a car accident occurred at Kanepokhari rural municipality-7 along the east-west highway.

BIRATNAGAR, Aug 15: Altogether 26 students of Shree Secondary School of Letang-6, Morang have fallen ill Tuesday after drinking water from the school’s water tank, which was poisoned with pesticide. District Police Office, Morang has informed that the condition of four students is serious.

Toddler drowns in Morang

July 6, 2018 11:56 am

MORANG, July 6: A three-year-old child drowned in a canal at Kanepokhari Rural Municipality-3 in Morang on Thursday evening.

MORANG, July 1: Residents of more than a dozen villages have been urged to take safety measures amid risks of flooding, according to Nepal Red Cross Society Morang Chapter.