KATARI, Aug 27: At a time when elected representatives are competing with each other to utilize as much state facilities as possible, deputy mayor of Katari Municipality in Udayapur district has announced not to use the car provided by the local government.

ITAHARI, July 27: Samir Rishidev, a local of Itahari Municipality-11 in Sunsari district, died on his way to health center after he was bit by a venomous snake. The snake bit the 11-year-old Rishidev while he was sleeping in his bed.

UDAYAPUR, July 26:  Devastating landslides triggered by heavy rainfall have blocked roadways in Udayapur resulting in isolation of two rural municipalities of the district. All connecting roads of Limchungbung and Tapli rural municipalities were damaged by the landslides creating natural blockade and increased the danger of a food crisis.

Tipper accident claims one

June 10, 2019 15:10 pm

UDAYAPUR, June 10: A tipper driver has died after a tipper met with an accident on Sunday night.

KATHMANDU, May 18: Former Urban Development Minister Narayan Khadka inaugurated Shree Narad Adarsha Education Campus at Chaudandigadhi Municipality in Udayapur District on Saturday.

UADAYAPUR, April 20: Six years after signing the agreement for the construction of a motorable bridge over the Kamala River in Udayapur, the project is heading nowhere. This national pride project which is expected to connect Sunsari's Dharan with Chatara-Katari-Sindhuli of Udayapur and Hetauda of Makwanpur will be 500 meters long.

KHOTANG, Feb 27: Until few years ago, locals of Yamkha in Khotang had no option but to carry oranges on their back to the market in neighboring Udayapur district.

UDAYAPUR, Feb 21: Police on Tuesday arrested a young man from Lamichaur for allegedly murdering a woman of Chaudandigadhi Municipality-7 some ten days ago.

KATHMANDU (REPUBLICA): Japan has extended financial assistance to build a Health Center in Chaudandigadhi Municipality in Udayapur district.

UDAYAPUR, Dec 23: Property worth over Rs 30 million was reduced to ashes after a diesel-filled tanker parked near Saurya Cement Industry caught fire in Katari municipality-8 on Saturday night.

UADAYAPUR, Dec 16: A 14-year-old girl in Udayapur district was found hanging in her room on Friday evening.

GAIGHAT, Dec. 14: Two persons were killed and six others have sustained serious injuries in a tractor accident that occurred at Balamta of Lingpinggud Rural Municipality-4 in Udayapur district last night.

50-yr-old dies in elephant attack

December 13, 2018 14:23 pm

UDAYAPUR, Dec 13: A man died after being attacked by a wild elephant in the district on Wednesday night.

Man killed after being hit by motorcycle

November 28, 2018 13:22 pm

UDAYAPUR, Nov 28:  A man died after being hit by a motorcycle accident in  Belaka Municipality in the district on Tuesday night..

UDAYAPUR, Nov 26:  A teenager died after being rammed by a tipper at Chuhade of Triyuga Muncicpality-7 in the district on Sunday night.

Udayapur becoming unsafe for females

November 17, 2018 04:10 am

UDAYAPUR, Nov 17: Udayapur district has seen an alarming rise in the number of rape cases in recent months.

Two held for murdering a girl

November 15, 2018 14:10 pm

UDAYAPUR, Nov 15 : Police today made public two persons arrested on the charge of their involvement in the murder of a 13-year-old girl in Udayapur district.

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UDAYAPUR, Nov 14: The police have identified the two murderers of a 13-year-old girl Algina Khadka whose half-naked body was found in a forest near her home four days ago, a senior police official in the district said on Wednesday.

UDAYAPUR, Nov 5: The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA), Udayapur, has arrested an assistant forest officer on the charge of taking bribe from a service seeker.

KATHMANDU, Nov 4: The Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) on Sunday arrested Assistant Forest Officer of Udayapur district Satya Narayan Sah Rauniyar on the charge of taking bribe.

UDAYAPUR, Oct 10: Katari bazar, the second biggest market of Udayapur, remained shut for the second consecutive day on Tuesday following protests of local shopkeepers and businesspersons against the 'unexpected' market inspection.

Five rapists get 10-year jail sentence

October 3, 2018 11:00 am

GAIGHAT, Oct 3: The District Court, Udayapur on Tuesday has sentenced a 10.5-year jail sentence to five persons for their involvement in raping a 14-year girl of Katari municipality-4, Udayapur en masse.

UDAYAPUR, Sept 23: A big fire broke out in a shed in Limchumbung rural muncipality of the district on Saturday evening burning three houses. The fire started from the shed that burned the houses of  local Dig Bahadur Budhathoki and his son Chatra Bahadur Budhathoki.

Truck claims one in Udayapur

September 20, 2018 12:27 pm

UDAYAPUR, Sept 20: A child has died after he was hit by a truck on Wednesday night.

Two Aussies killed in jeep accident

September 17, 2018 19:52 pm

UDAYPUR, Sept 17: Two Australian nationals -- a man and a woman -- died in a jeep accident when their vehicle veered off the road in a hilly area, two kilometers south of Ghurmi of Katari Municipality, along the Mid-Hills Highway on Monday.

UDAYAPUR, Sept 1: Police have arrested two people, including a teacher, for their alleged involvements of raping two girls in separate incidents.

UDAYAPUR, Aug 26: Triyuga Municipality in Udayapur district spent 22 years just to find a landfill site to dispose off the garbage produced in the municipality of eastern Nepal.

Man held on rape charge

August 14, 2018 15:41 pm

UDAYAPUR, Aug 14:  Police have arrested a man on the charge of raping a 17-year-old girl in the district on Tuesday.

Crimes on the rise in Udayapur

July 18, 2018 07:02 am

UDAYAPUR, JULY 18: Records maintained by the District Police Office, Udayapur show a significant rise in cases of social crimes in the district in the last three years.

Rape cases up in Udayapur

June 28, 2018 12:58 pm

UDAYAPUR, June 28: Number of rape cases in Udayapur district has escalated in the current fiscal year, according to a new data published by the District Police Office.

UDAYAPUR, June 27:  As a part of the 'President Chure Tarai Madhesh Program', the extraction as well as buying and selling of construction materials has been banned in 12 districts attached with Chure since mid-July.

UDAYAPUR, JUNE 20: Government-run Udayapur Cement Industries Ltd (UCIL), producer of Gaida cement, is facing losses due to irregular supply of electricity, officials of the company have said.

UDAYAPUR, June 20: It has been four years since Udayapur was declared an Open Defecation Free (ODF) Zone but the locals of Musahar community living in various parts of the district have just started making and using toilets.

UDAYAPUR, May 20: Ruslan Three Star Club has lifted the fifth Udayapur Rumpum Gold Cup football tournament with a 1-0 win over Laxmi Hyundai Manang Marshyangdi Club on Saturday.

Manang into Udayapur final

May 18, 2018 08:31 am

UDAYAPUR, May 18: Laxmi Hyundai Manang Marshyangdi Club has advanced into the final of the ongoing fifth Rumpum Udayapur Gold Cup football tournament with a close 3-2 win over Sunsari XI on Thursday.

Three Star into Udayapur final

May 17, 2018 08:57 am

UDAYAPUR, May 17: Ruslan Three Star Club has advanced into the final of the ongoing fifth Rumpum Udayapur Gold Cup football tournament with a 1-0 win over Jhapa XI in the first semifinal match on Wednesday.

Manang into Udayapur semis

May 14, 2018 09:20 am

UDAYAPUR, May 14: Laxmi Manang Marshyangdi Club has advanced into the semifinals of the ongoing fifth Rumpum Udayapur Gold Cup Football Tournament defeating the host Udayapur XI 1-0 on Sunday.

UDAYAPUR, May 6: Until a few years ago, protests used to be city-centric in Nepal. However, that has changed in the recent years. These days, people living in cities seem less bothered by strikes, rallies and sit-ins. But it's the people living in remote areas who suffer the most by the protests staged by various groups.

Fire guts two houses in Udayapur

April 16, 2018 10:54 am

UDAYAPUR, April16: Two houses were destroyed by the fire that started on Sunday evening at Udayapurgadhi rural municipality-7. Houses of Hasta Bahadur Sarki and Mandhwoj Sarki were gutted by the fire.

UDAYAPUR, April 10: With hopes to start paragliding services from April 14, Nepali New Year 2075, Rauta and Chitre of Rautamai rural municipality is testing paragliding flights on Wednesday and Thursday.

UDAYAPUR, April 8: Udayapur prison, which was constructed almost four decades ago for accomodating 50 inmates,  currently squeezes in 123.

In Nepal’s first oil spill accident, police of Udayapur at Ghurmi are in high alert of possible fire.

Banda affects normal life in Udayapur

February 20, 2018 12:57 pm

UDAYAPUR, Feb 20: A normal life has been affected in the district due to bandh called by Communist Party of Nepal led by Netra Bikram Chand alias Biplab.

UDAYAPUR, Feb 12: Supraj Rai has been elected as the chairman of Federation of Nepalese Indigenous Journalists (FONIJ) Udayapur Chapter.

UDAYAPUR, Feb 3: The district hospital of Udayapur has been reeling under severe medicine crunch of late. The hospital lacks many of the life saving drugs for common ailments, including the government-provided free medicines for the needy.

Fire guts five houses in Udayapur

January 17, 2018 00:30 am

UDAYAPUR, Jan 17: As many as five houses of Rautamai Rural Municipality of Udayapur were gutted after a massive fire broke out on Monday.

UDAYAPUR, Dec 30: Informal Sector Service Center (INSEC), human rights watch dog, has reported that incidents of human rights violations soared up in Udayapur district.

UDAYAPUR, Dec 26: A man died on the spot while four others sustained injuries in a jeep accident in the district on Tuesday.

UDAYAPUR, Dec 24: Police in Udayapur district have arrested as many as 122 people suspected of being involved in drug smuggling and usage. Among the arrested, District Police Office (DPO), Udayapur has filed cases against 56 suspects in the district court.