TIKAPUR, May 25: People in the bordering villages of Kailali district have been consuming substandard salt which is smuggled into the country from India via the porous border. Indians have been supplying the non-iodized salt in the bordering villages on their bicycles.
DOLAKHA, June 30: A mother has died while three of her children have fallen ill after consuming wild mushroom in Kalinchok VDC-7 of the district on Wednesday. The deceased is 48-year-old Phulmaya Tamang.
MAHOTTARI, June 19: Three persons died, while one is in serious condition after drinking contaminated local booze in the district on Sunday. SP Janak Bhattarai at District Police Office, Mahottari said that the deceased are Rambriksh Mallik Dom,70, and Prakash Mallik,40, of Sahassaula-6 and Pancha Mallik Dom of Gaushala-7.