Man dies due to own gun fire

January 10, 2020 13:51 pm

BALEWA, Jan 10: A man died after he was hit by shrapnel released from a gun he was carrying with him in Baglung. The victim has been identified as Om Bahadur Gharti, 47, Bongadobhan of Tamankhola rural municipality.

BAGLUNG, March 20: The Balewa Airport that remained closed for nearly three decades has come into operation. The dream of Baglung dwellers for airplanes to take off from their own backyard has finally been fulfilled as Tara Air's 19-seater 9N-AKL airplane was successfully tested, the first flight at the airport in 26 years.

PARBAT, March 19: An aircraft of the Tara Air landed at Balewa Airport for the first time in 16 years.

BAGLUNG, Jan 15: Balewa Airport based in Baglung Municipality-14 in Baglung is to reopen after 26 years. A tri-party agreement to this regard was reached Sunday.