KATHMANDU, August 10: Manohara squatters’ settlement in Bhaktapur has been inundated due to heavy rain last night. Damage has been caused in various areas of the district.

Over 800 houses inundated in Bhaktapur

August 10, 2022 12:33 pm

BHAKTAPUR, August 10: The swollen Manohara River has inundated settlements of landless squatters at Madhyapur Thimi Municipality-1. Following heavy rain on Tuesday night, the river has deluged approximately 800 houses along the river banks, said Shree Bhakta Kasichhwa, member of the Province Sports Development Council, Bagmati Province and former chair of the Bhaktapur district sports development committee, who joined forces for a rescue.

KATHMANDU, Oct 20: The Biratnagar Airport has been inundated due to floods triggered by continuous rain. All flights to and from the airport have been affected including the Kathmandu-Biratnagar flight after the airport was submerged, according to Tribhuvan International Airport.

KATHMANDU, September 6: Flooding at Bagmati river swept three houses in the Balkhu area on Monday morning.

KATHMANDU, Sept 6: Over 385 houses have been inundated in Kathmandu floods caused by incessant rainfall on Sunday night.

BIRATNAGAR, July 14: Two persons went missing and more than 1,000 houses were inundated in Morang district due to flooding from the Lohandra River on Saturday.

202 houses inundated in Jhapa

July 13, 2019 15:27 pm

BANIYANI, July 13: Various settlements in Jhapa district have been inundated with the floods caused by the torrential rain occurred for three days.

Jaleshwor Jail inundated

June 28, 2019 15:15 pm

JALESHWOR, June 28: The Jaleshwor Jail in Mahottari district has been inundated following the torrential rains this morning.

BHAKTAPUR, Aug 5: Heavy rainfall occurred throughout last night has inundated the settlements of Radhe Radhe and Sallaghari area of Bhaktapur today too. The rains triggered flood in the local Hanumante River, which wreaked havoc in the settlements.

BHAKTAPUR, July 12: Three people who were staying in a temporary shelter at Changunarayan municipality, Bagishwori-07 have died due to floods. However, their names are yet to be ascertained, said Chief District Officer Narayan Prasad Bhattta.

Houses get inundated every year

July 6, 2018 07:08 am

NEPALGUNJ, July 6:  For Gopal Giri of Nepalgunj’s Newroad, monsoon is nothing but a source of trouble. When the rainy season arrives, his peace of mind gets lost.

KAPILBASTU, July 4: Large tract of agricultural land has been inundated at Mayadevi Rural Municipality-8 in Kapilbastu district following incessant rain.

NEPALGUNJ, July 2: Dozens of houses  in Nepalgunj have been inundated due to monsoon which is taking place since Sunday night.

Inundated Surkhet

May 31, 2018 20:53 pm

SURKHET, May 31: Following continuous heavy rain for three hours, most of the places in Birendranagar faced waterlogged. Jumla Road, Khajura and other places were under water on Thursday afternoon due to the heavy inundation.

An inundated nation

August 18, 2017 19:22 pm

The reports of the recent flooding, which are yet to uncover the full extent of the disaster, claim that over one-hundred lives have been lost and hundreds of thousands affected in what is one of the worst rains in 15 years in Nepal. Approximately US $1.3million has been pledged to the flood response in the country, as of data available on August 16.

CHITWAN, Aug 12: More than a dozen villages in the southern area of Madi Municipality in Chitwan district have been inundated in the flood that occurred due to incessant rain Friday night.

ITAHARI, August 12: At least five persons were killed as the flooding  caused by continuous heavy rain inundated Itahari market zone and its surrounding areas.

RAJBIRAJ, Aug 11: Floods have wreaked havoc in Saptari district once again, inundating around 1,500 houses and displacing over 350 families. According to the local level officers, the entire southern part of the district has been submerged in water. They say that Kobsain, Banarjhula, Tilathi, Belhi, Hanumnagar, Kankalini and other areas have been severely affected by the floods.

Inundated Gabahal (Photo feature)

May 11, 2017 18:09 pm

KATHMANDU, May 11: On Thursday, the chauffeurs and the pedestrians moving through the road section from Gabahl to Mahapal in Patan experienced floating situation.

GORKHA, Nov 25: The compensation for the land to be inundated after the reservoir of the Budhigandaki Hydroelectricity Project in the district has been determined.

46 houses inundated in Itahari

September 25, 2016 22:17 pm

ITAHARI, Sept 25: As many as 46 houses have been inundated in Itahari due to incessant rains for the last two days.

GHORAHI, July 26: Scores of houses in Deukhuri Valley of Dang district has been inundated by flood in Rapti River due to continuous rainfall since Monday.

Setibeni bazaar inundated

July 26, 2016 13:08 pm

PHALEBAS (Parbat), July 26: Setibeni bazaar at the border of Parbat, Syangja and Gulmi has been flooded after water level in the Kaligandaki River increased, following torrential rains since Monday noon.

SUNSARI, July 26: Around 1,700 houses are inundated in different parts of Sunsari, following the torrential rains for the past few days.

GAIGHAT (Udayapur), July 25: The ABC Island at Tapeshowri VDC-5 in Udayapur district has been inundated since today morning due to the continuous rain.

RAJBIRAJ, July 24: Floodwaters from various rivers in Saptari triggered by torrential rains on Friday and Saturday have inundated around 2,000 houses.

ITAHARI, June 21: Dozens of houses have been inundated after a monsoon-fed local stream called Tengra entered the human settlement in the Itahari Municipality in Sunsari district on Tuesday.