LAHAN, July 28: A mother with her two daughters was found drowned in a pond in Sarlahi on Wednesday morning.

MALANGWA, July 4: Construction of blacktopped road has begun in Malangwa, the headquarters of Sarlahi district after a long gap of nearly two decades.

LAHAN, June 26: Surya Kumar Shrestha, ward chairperson of Ishwarpur Municipality-3 of Sarlahi, was killed late Friday night, according to the police.

SARLAHI, June 12: A newlywed bride has been mercilessly beaten up in Sarlahi for not bringing a gas stove and cylinder as dowry. Her husband and family members indiscriminately battered her on dowry-related issues.

One arrested with pistol in Sarlahi

January 24, 2021 11:31 am

SARLAHI, Jan 24: A man was arrested in possession of a pistol from Kabilasi in Sarlahi district. Arun Mishra,50, of Gaudata municipality-8, Sarlahi was arrested, according to SP Santosh Singh Rathaour at the District Police Office.

SARLAHI, Jan 21: At least two people were killed and 19 others injured in a road mishap at Hariban of Sarlahi district along the East-West Highway.

SARLAHI, Oct 14: As many as 50 individuals were injured when a group of Nepali Congress (NC) cadres and police personnel engaged in scuffle in Malangawa-- the district headquarters of Sarlahi-- on Wednesday.

MALANGAWA, Sept 19: District Administration Office, Sarlahi has enforced curfew orders in Malangawa-- the district headquarters-- in an attempt to avoid possible clash between the Hindu and Muslim communities.

SARLAHI, July 25: Chief Administrative Officer of Haripurwa Municipality in Sarlahi district has been accused of physically assaulting a people's representative.

Huge amount of drugs confiscated

January 20, 2020 10:06 am

SARLAHI, Jan 20: Police have arrested two persons with a huge amount of drugs from Sarlahi district on Saturday. Police confiscated 210 bottles of phensedyl (100 ml), and 900 units of nitravet tablets from the arrested.

Yadav arrested on fraud case

January 9, 2020 11:36 am

SARLAHI, Jan 9: Police arrested Ram Babu Yadav of Barahathawa municipality-10, Sitapur on charge of jeopardizing peace

One dies in bike accident

September 21, 2019 19:07 pm

SARLAHI, Sept 21: A person died in a motorcycle accident in Malangawa, the headquarters of Sarlahi at around 4 pm on Saturday.

SARLAHI, Sept 3: Police in Sarlahi district are probing Shyam Krishna Kalawar for alleged involvement in money laundering also. He is already under investigation for duping hundreds of impoverished locals with faked loan documents.

Notorious Malangawa money lender arrested

September 2, 2019 07:37 am

SARLAHI, Sept 2: Police on Sunday arrested Shyam Krishna Kalawar on the charge of defrauding hundreds of poor people in the district of Sarlahi by forging loan documents.

KATHMANDU, Sep 1: As many as 300 people from Sarlahi who have taken loans from Shyam Krishna Kalawar Sah, a local loan shark, have arrived in Kathmandu seeking justice from government authorities after Sah “terrorized” them by preparing false documents.

SARLAHI, Aug 22: Even six weeks after massive flooding in the district, neither the government has collected any details on the losses caused nor have the victims been provided any relief.

KATHMANDU, Aug 5: Two human rights organizations on Sunday  said there was no substantial evidence to justify the government’s claim that Kumar Paudel, the Sarlahi district in-charge of the outlawed Communist Party of Nepal led by Netra Bikram Chand, was killed in a police encounter.

KATHMANDU, Aug 3: Preliminary investigations by the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) into the killing of Kumar Paudel, the Sarlahi district in-charge of the Netra Bikram Chand-led Communist Party of Nepal (CPN), show a different picture from the government’s claim, said officials involved in the investigations.

SARLAHI, July 29: A male wild elephant which was causing mayhem in Ishwarpur Municipality of Sarlahi district since the last two weeks was anesthetized on Sunday fitted with a radio-transmitter collar at Lahure Tol in the eastern part of the district

SARLAHI, July 23: Two persons died in separate incidents in Sarlahi district. A child Ashish Paswan, 10, son of Sanjay Paswan of Lalbandi municipality-2, died after falling into a ditch constructed for Surya brick kiln.

SARLAHI, July 9: Local residents vandalized a snakebite treatment centre at Nawalpur in Sarlahi district after a toddler died in course of treatment.

SARLAHI, July 5: After four days of tussle, life has finally turned back to normalcy in Sarlahi as the family members of the child who drowned in a pit dug up near the Banke River and the youth who got killed while protesting for him signed an agreement with the local unit on Wednesday evening.

SARLAHI, July 4: The body of the youth who died in a police firing near Banke forest of Sarlahi and a child who drowned in a pit dug up near the Banke River have been kept at the District Hospital since three days.

SARLAHI, July 3: The dead bodies of the young man who was shot dead by the police on Sunday in Sarlahi and the child drowned in the sand pit near Banke river have not been taken away from the District Hospital based in the district headquarters Malangwa for the last three days.

SARLAHI, July 1: The team formed to probe the death of Kumar Poudel, Sarlahi district in-charge of the Netra Bikram Chand-led Communist Party Nepal (CPN), has returned to Kathmandu empty-handed.

SARLAHI, June 29: A construction worker sustained bullet injuries when an unidentified group opened fire at Lalbandi municipality in Sarlahi on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, June 24: Parliamentary State Affairs Committee has decided to hold discussions with the Ministry of Home Affairs over the killing of Kumar Paudel, the district in-charge of Sarlahi of the outlawed Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist) in Sarlahi last week allegedly by police after taking him in captivity.

Two injured in storm in Sarlahi

June 19, 2019 13:06 pm

SARLAHI, June 19: Two persons were injured in a storm that hit Sarlahi district and surrounding areas on Tuesday night.

Two die in motorbikes collusion

June 13, 2019 10:51 am

SARLAHI, June 13: Two persons died and four others were injured in motorbikes collusion at Haripur municipality in Sarlahi last night.

SARLAHI, June 11: Despite being a part of urban Tarai, many villages in the northern parts of Sarlahi are struggling with the scarcity of drinking water.

SARLAHI, June 1: The driver died when a passenger bus slid down an uphill road and fell into the Kyankhola river in Sindhuli on Friday morning.

SARLAHI, May 20: Sugarcane farmers of Sarlahi have started a relay hunger strike in district headquarters Malangawa, demanding full payment of sugarcane purchased by the mills last season.

5 killed, 42 injured in Sarlahi

April 15, 2019 04:00 am

SARLAHI, April 15: Five people were killed and 42 others sustained injuries in three different accidents that occurred in various parts of Sarlahi district on Sunday.

SARLAHI, April 14: Three people died and 31 sustained injuries in a bus accident on early Sunday in Sarlahi.

SARLAHI, April 13: On March 21, eighteen-year-old Palsang Bamjan of Ranisera Rural Municipality-1 of Makwanpur was arrested with 5 kg hashish. He was caught from Jutpani of Sarlahi while transporting the drug to India from Sarlahi border via Sindhuli.

SARLAHI, April 12: On March 21, eighteen-year-old Palsang Bamjan of Ranisera Rural Municipality-1 of Makwanpur was arrested with 5 kg hashish.

SARLAHI, March 27: Three persons have lost their lives in separate accidents in Sarlahi district on Tuesday night.

Youth shot dead

March 3, 2019 10:33 am

SARLAHI, March 3: A youth was shot dead by an unidentified group in Sarlahi district headquarters Malangawa last night. Manoj Yadav,31, of Malangawa municipality-8 died in the incident, according to District Police Office, Sarlahi.

SARLAHI, Feb 10: The farmers who had endured drought for six months – from July to January - were delighted with the heavy rainfall on Saturday morning, hoping that it would increase the productivity of their crops.

SARLAHI, Jan 31: One of the ward chiefs of Sarlahi is not just spending the government budget but also his salary and allowances on social service as promised during his election campaign.

SARLAHI, Jan 29: A detailed project report (DPR) for building Nepal’s largest industrial area in Sarlahi district is ready.

Truck hits bus in Sarlahi, three dead

January 20, 2019 09:58 am

SARLAHI, Jan 20: Three people died while three more sustained injuries when a truck crashed into a passenger bus parked on the East-West Highway at Ishwarpur Municipality-12 of Sarlahi on Saturday morning.

Youth electrocuted to death

January 8, 2019 17:23 pm

SARLAHI, Jan 8: A youth has been electrocuted to death at Bagmati municipality along the East-West Highway in the district on Tuesday.

School promoter slain for Rs 3,000

January 1, 2019 20:03 pm

SARLAHI, Jan 1: It has been revealed that a school promoter has been murdered for just Rs 3,000 at Barhathwa in the district.

Youth murdered in cold blood

December 22, 2018 10:09 am

SARLAHI, Dec 22:  A youth has been f murdered in cold blood in Barhatha   municipality of the district.

SARLAHI, Nov 25: Locals of Gairchowk in Sarlahi district obstructed the Nawalpur-Malangwa road section on Saturday demanding the authorities to blacktop the road as soon as possible. The locals took to the street to protest against the dust pollution caused by the poor condition of the major road.

Singing for a growing music industry

November 20, 2018 09:48 am

His taste in music diversified with his aging experience in Nepali music. Best known for skillfully fusing the classical and pop genres, Shiva Pariyar made his commercial debut as a singer, in 2005 with ‘Mokshya’. In an interview with My City’s Sonam Lama, Pariyar talked about his experience in the Nepali music industry for nearly two decades.

Slain NC cadre cremated in Sarlahi

November 6, 2018 07:59 am

SARLAHI, Nov 6: Seven days after Nepali Congress (NC) cadre Rambilas Mahato was shot dead in Ramnagar Rural Municipality of Sarlahi, his body was cremated on Monday morning on the banks of the local Manushmara River.

SARLAHI, Nov 4: The Nepali Congress in Sarlahi district organized torch rallies Saturday evening, condemning the government's indifference towards the recent murder of one of the party's cadres and the injuring of others in Boharwa village of Ramnagar Rural Municipality.

SARLAHI, Nov 3: Accusing the government of turning ‘blind and deaf’ toward the violent attacks against its cadres and murder of one, the Nepali Congress (NC), Sarlahi has announced a series of protests against the government starting Sunday. The party has demanded relief for the victims and legal action against the perpetrators.