MORANG, August 31: Police took control of a tractor carrying motor parts from Roadcess Chowk, Biratnagar-12, on Tuesday night.

Two people arrested with firearms

August 22, 2022 16:17 pm

MORANG, August 22: Armed Police Force personnel arrested two persons with two weapons from Kharibari, Sunwarshi Municipality-8 of Morang on Sunday.

MORANG, August 21: Minister for Health and Population, Bhawani Prasad Khapung has warned of action against doctors and other health workers not staying at hospitals during their duty hours.

MORANG, July 27: Two children died in separate accidents in Belbari and Sundarharaincha municipalities of Morang on Wednesday.

MORANG, July 25: On Sunday night, the police seized a cache of liquor, which was being smuggled to India on a tractor, from Jahada in Morang.

Two killed in road mishap in Morang

July 22, 2022 10:39 am

MORANG, July 22: Two people died in a road accident on Friday morning in Budhiganga Rural Municipality-2 Gangachowk.

MORANG, July 20: The rape of a minor girl has come to light six months after the crime took place. The incident of rape of an 8-year-old girl from Kanepokhari Rural Municipality of Morang was made public toward mid-July.

MORANG, JULY 15: Although there is a lot of potential for petroleum reservoirs in Nepal, the reservoirs have become useless due to uncertainty. Nepal, which is dependent on the import of petroleum products, has 10 oil fields.

One arrested with marijuana

June 26, 2022 18:06 pm

MORANG, JUNE 26: Police have arrested a person from Budiganga Rural Municipality-6,  Morang, with eight kilograms of marijuana on Saturday evening.

BIRATNAGAR, March 21: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has said that the local governments  should work to win the confidence of the people.

MORANG, March 21: The Morang administration has issued a curfew order in some places of Letang Municipality since Monday morning after the situation became tense following a controversy over a teacher abusing a student during Holi. A female police personnel was killed in a clash between police and locals at a local school on Sunday evening.

MORANG, March 14: Police have arrested two youths on charge of raping and killing an 18-month-old girl of Morang's Sundarharaicha Municipality-7.

Three arrested along with illegal drugs

February 7, 2022 17:10 pm

KATHMANDU, Feb 7: Police arrested three people along with 11 ampoules of Diazepam, nine ampoules of Avil, 10 ampoules of Phenergan and 10 ampoules of Luprijesic from the road in front of Bishwakarma Temple in Morang, Sundarharaicha Municipality-7 on Sunday night.

MORANG, Feb 3: Police have arrested a man for allegedly raping a minor in Sandarhainchaki of Morang district. According to Morang Police Spokesperson DSP Deepak Shrestha, Ram Dev Chaudhary, 53, of Sundaraharainch Municipality has been arrested on the charge of raping a 12-year-old girl of the same place.

KATHMANDU, Feb 1: Bird flu cases have been confirmed at two locations of Morang in Province 1. According to the Department of Livestock Services, the detection of avian influenza (H5N1 virus) has been confirmed at Khuniyakatta of Gramthan-1 and Budhiganga-5 through laboratory tests.

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.