BHARATPUR, May 21: Three people who were killed in accidents triggered by the wind storm in Bharatpur on Friday evening have been identified. Three people, who were traveling in an auto and a van, were killed when a tree fell on them.

CHITWAN, May 21: At least three people were killed and one was injured in an auto-rickshaw crash due to a storm in Chitwan on Friday evening. They were killed in accidents at different places.

Dahal casts his vote in Chitwan

May 13, 2022 10:02 am

BHARATPUR, May 13: CPN (Maoist Center) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal cast his vote for the local elections in Chitwan on Friday. He cast his first vote from the 'Kumatdan Center' at Police School of Bharatpur-14, Shantipur.

KATHMANDU, May 8: CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli has said that the Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba ruined his party just to secure his post of the prime minister.

CHITWAN, May 7: The Nepal Army has taken charge of the security of critical areas in view of the upcoming local level elections in the district. Accordingly, the Nepal Army has taken charge of the security of Chitwan and Bharatpur airports.

KATHMANDU, May 4: A complaint has been lodged against Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba at the office of the Chief Election Officer in Bharatpur, Chitwan, for violating the election code of conduct. According to Chief Election Office Spokesperson Purushottam Poudel.

CHITWAN, May 1: A person was killed in a tiger attack in eastern Chitwan. The District Police Office, Chitwan, identified the deceased as Narayan Dahal, 65, of Khairahani Municipality-13.

Prez Bhandari visiting Chitwan today

April 22, 2022 12:15 pm

CHITWAN, April 22: President Bidya Devi Bhandari is arriving in Chitwan today to inaugurate the Nepal Pharma Expo, 2022.

CHITWAN, April 17: The vulture breeding center at the Chitwan National Park (CNP) is to shut down. Established in 2008, the center is closing down in view of the increasing number of vultures in the wild and the breeding not becoming impactful at the center, the park officials said.

CHITWAN, April 16: Chairperson of the CPN (Maoist Center), Pushpa Kamal Dahal, has said that the issue of electoral collaboration among the ruling coalition parties would be finalized by Sunday.

CHITWAN, April 9: The body of an elderly man, who went missing after he was attacked by a tiger in Khairahani Municipality-12 in Chitwan district today, has been found.

CHITWAN, April 9: An elderly man of Khairahani Municipality-12 in Chitwan district went missing after he was attacked by a tiger today.

CHITWAN, April 9: CPN (Maoist Center) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal flagged off the 65-km cycling marathon on the banks of Narayani early today. On the occasion, Chairman Dahal said that bicycles are very suitable in all aspects and praised the organizers and the Provincial Sports Development Council of Bagmati for holding the cycling marathon.

KATHMANDU, April 4: The five parties of the ruling coalition have agreed to forge an electoral alliance  at all local levels of Chitwan in the upcoming local level poll.

CHITWAN, April 1: Bird flu has been spotted in eight different places of Chitwan district. It was detected intermittently in different areas since the past couple of days. Efforts are underway to control and prevent the bird flu outbreak in Chitwan which is considered to be the capital of poultry business.

CHITWAN, April 1: In view of the May 13 local level election, the District Administration Office (DAO), Chitwan, has urged the general public to submit their licensed weapons to the local administration.

KATHMANDU, March 27: 5P-plastic, printing, packaging, paper & processing international expo is going to be held from March 31 to April 3 at Chitwan Expo Center, Bharatpur.

KATHMANDU, March 24: The Fifth National Agricultural Mechanization Exhibition has started in Chitwan from Wednesday. Stakeholders have emphasized on the need to focus on the production of agricultural implements in the country during the exhibition.

CHITWAN, March 18: Property worth six million rupees was gutted in a fire that broke out at Khairahani of Madi Municipality-4 this morning.

Three die in motorcycle accident

March 12, 2022 09:15 am

MUGLIN, March 12: Three people have died in a motorcycle accident in Chitwan. They died on the spot when a motorcycle (Pradesh 2-03-002P 5986) heading towards Shaktikhor from Ichchakamana Rural Municipality-2 Valryang on the inner road section of Ramailo Danda, crashed on Friday.

Bird flu detected in Chitwan

February 11, 2022 14:48 pm

CHITWAN, Feb 11: Cases of bird flu have been detected in Chitwan district yet again. Bird flu, also known as H5N1, was reported in the chicken from Anita Livestock Agriculture Farm at Rapti Municipality-6 in the district.

Rhino found dead

February 8, 2022 14:00 pm

CHITWAN, Feb 8: A rhino has been found dead at Kavretaal near Baghmara post of Chitwan National Park (CNP).

CHITWAN, Feb 8: The Chitwan National Park (CNP) has been able to arrest the convict on smuggling rhinoceros horn after 23 years of the crime. Krishna Prasad Neupane, 58, from Kalika Municipality-2 in the district had been absconding for such a long time.

KATHMANDU, Jan 29: The Federation of Contractors Association of Nepal (FCAN) has expressed serious concerns over the decision of Chitwan National Park to issue an arrest warrant against contractor Shahadev Khadka of Indo-Sagun JV after a rhino was found dead in a ditch on the roadside where the construction company was at work last Sunday.

CHITWAN, Jan 28: An arrest warrant has been issued against the owner of a construction company in connection with the death of a rhino. A rhino was found dead in a roadside ditch last Sunday in Chitwan.

CHITWAN, Jan 18: As many as 117 doctors and health workers of different hospitals in Chitwan district have tested positive for the coronavirus.

Chitwan in COVID-19 red zone

January 17, 2022 16:45 pm

CHITWAN, Jan 17: The District COVID-19 Control and Management Committee has put Chitwan in the COVID-19 red zone (high risk area) following an increasing number of infection cases, according to the district health office.

CHITWAN, Jan 16: A Nepali Army soldier has succumbed to his injuries from a wild elephant attack in the Chitwan National Park, Chitwan district.

Theft in four temples in Chitwan

January 2, 2022 14:22 pm

CHITWAN, Jan 2: Four temples in Kalika Municipality-2 of East Chitwan have been robbed. The robbery took place on the temple premises on Saturday night

CHITWAN, Dec 31: The national forest area in the district reported the deaths of 31 wildlife in the past five and a half months. According to the Division Forest Office, Chitwan, the wildlife fatalities include rhinoceros, leopard and animals of the deer family.

E-passport delivery begins in Chitwan

December 23, 2021 09:14 am

CHITWAN, Dec 23: The District Administration Office, Chitwan has started distributing e-passport booklets from Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Dec 19: Landless squatters from Badarjhula of Madi Municipality in Chitwan have staged a protest at Maitighar in Kathmandu, demanding land ownership documents.

KATHMANDU, Dec 6: CPN-UML Secretary Yogesh Bhattarai has said that the party has returned from the General Convention held in Chitwan with further strength to achieve its mission and goals.

CHITWAN, Dec 4: Chairman of the CPN (Maoist Centre), Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that the development of Chitwan will take place through the proper utilisation of water, forest and land.

CHITWAN, Dec 4: CPN (Maoist Center) Chairperson Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that there is a wave of people joining his party.

Oli re-elected as CPN-UML chairman

November 30, 2021 15:26 pm

CHITWAN, Nov 30: KP Sharma Oli has been elected again as the chairperson of CPN-UML at the 10th National General Convention of the party in Chitwan. Oli has won with a huge margin in the election for the new leadership. The official announcement of the final results of the election will be made shortly.

KATHMANDU, Nov 30: The election for the various posts of the central committee of the main opposition CPN-UML has concluded at the party’s 10 General Convention currently underway in Chitwan. Voting

CHITWAN, Nov 30: The much-awaited voting in the ongoing CPN-UML national general convention to elect the party’s new leadership began at 4 AM today--two hours later than the scheduled time-- as leaders continued preparation to secure their victory.

KATHMANDU, Nov 30: CPN-UML leader Dr Bhim Rawal, who is vying for the chairmanship of the party with KP Sharma Oli, said that he will accept the election results but he will not be a central member. After casting his vote at the UML's 10th General Convention in Chitwan on Tuesday morning, Rawal announced that he will not be in the Central Committee if he loses the election.

KATHMANDU, Nov 29: The CPN-UML’s senior vice-chairman, general secretary, and deputy general secretary have been elected unopposed in the 10th General Convention of the party currently underway in Chitwan.

Two children die in fire

November 28, 2021 13:05 pm

BHARATPUR, Nov 28: Two children died in a fire at the house of Jit Bahadur Rumba in Rapti Municipality Ward No. 1 Mainatar, Chitwan on Saturday. The deceased have been identified as Suraj, 3, grandson and Manisa Tamang, 3, granddaughter of Rumba from his daughter's side, according to the District Police Office, Chitwan.

SAURAHA, Nov 28: The 10th General Convention of the CPN-UML is likely to forge a consensus on all elected posts besides the post of chairperson. While efforts are being made to select a new leadership by consensus, an informal initiative is being taken among the top leaders to prevent election for the post of chairperson as well.

CHITWAN, Nov 28: The first municipal convention of the CPN (Maoist Center) has elected a new leadership in five municipalities of the district. Out of the seven municipalities in the district, new leadership has been selected in Bharatpur, Madi, Rapti, Khairhani and Ichchakamana municipalities.

BHARATPUR, Nov 26: CPN-UML Chairman and former Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli launched the party's official mouthpiece,, during the inaugural session of the party’s 10th General Convention on Friday.

KATHMANDU, Nov 26: The 10th National General Convention of the CPN-UML is being held on the bank of Narayani River in Chitwan.The General Convention is being inaugurated today amidst a special function. Top leaders of all major parties are expected to address the inaugural session.

KATHMANDU, Nov 26: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has recalled the memories of how he had spent time in jail with CPN-UML Chairperson KP Sharma Oli while fighting for the cause of democracy in the past.

KATHMANDU, Nov 26: Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) Chairperson Kamal Thapa has said that CPN-UML is the biggest party in the country.

CHITWAN, Nov 26: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has arrived in Chitwan to address the 10th National General Convention of the CPN-UML.

CHITWAN, Nov 26: The 10th National General Convention of the CPN-UML is being inaugurated at noon 12 today on a special venue prepared on the bank of Narayani River in Chitwan.

CHITWAN, Nov 25: CPN (UML) Chairman KP Sharma Oli reached Chitwan on Thursday for the 10th National General Convention of the party.