KALIKOT, August 19: Even after almost four decades of the beginning of the construction of the Seri-Pantadi road in Kalikot, which was started in the year 2042 BS, the work of opening the track of the road has not been completed. Even after 37 years of contract work on different dates, the opening of the track of Seri-Pantadi has not been completed, and the locals are disappointed.

MANMA, July 30: Sanni Triveni Rural Municipality in Kalikot district drew the attention of the Ministry of Energy, Water Resources and Irrigation for the repair and maintenance of Potmara micro hydropower project located in the rural municipality.

KALIKOT, July 21: District Police Office, Kalikot, has started confiscating hooch across the district. A campaign has been launched to reduce quarrels and fights among people after consuming alcohol at home.

KALIKOT, March 5: The disease, seen mostly at Terai region of Nepal, Visceral Leishmaniasis, also commonly known as Kala-Azar, has also started appearing in hilly districts of the country in recent years as transportation from Terai began to come to the hilly regions.

18,115 more voters recorded in Kalikot

February 18, 2022 10:44 am

MANMA, Feb 18: Kalikot district has recorded 18,115 more voters in the latest update. The District Election Office stated that the total number of voters in the district has reached 83,076 for the upcoming local level election scheduled for May 13.

KALIKOT, Feb 3: A child died on the spot after being hit by a four-wheeler near a health post in Rarakatia Road in Shubh Kalika Rural Municipality Ward-4 of Kalikot district on Thursday afternoon.

KALIKOT, Jan 20: The District Administration Office (DAO), Kalikot, has been closed for a week after staffers including the Chief District Officer (CDO) contracted COVID-19.

KALIKOT, Nov 10: An acute shortage of drinking water has badly affected the livelihoods of the people living in Larfa village of Palanta Rural Municipality-2 of Kalikot.

MANMA, April 12: Multiple incidents of wildfire have been reported in forest areas across Kalikot district.

Six houses gutted in fire in Kalikot

April 11, 2021 17:27 pm

BIRENDRANAGAR, April 11: Six houses were burned into ashes on Saturday when a fire broke out at Pachal Jharana Rural Municipality in Kalikot district.

MANMA, April 11: It has been over ten months since the residents of Kalikot have been spending nights in the dark, due to disruption in power supply. The power supply was disrupted after the Santighat Small Hydro Power Project in Triveni Rural Municipality became dysfunctional.

KATHMANDU, Jan 31: As many as 206 households in wards 4, 5 and 7 of Naraharinath Rural Municipality in Kalikot district who were displaced by a massive flood on June 27 last year have been living under open sky braving the biting cold.

KALIKOT, Nov 29: Property worth Rs 7.6 million has been reduced to ashes when the fire engulfed a settlement at Ranchuli village of Tilgufa Rural Municipality-4 in Kalikot district on Saturday.

KALIKOT, Sept 13: A COVID-19 hospital has come into operation here in the district.

Humla connected by road network

January 19, 2020 11:51 am

BAJURA, Jan 19: In one month's time Humla will finally be connected to the national road network. The installation of a bailey bridge over the Kawadi river in between Bajura and Humla will connect Humla by a motorable road.

Police rescue abducted chairperson

December 23, 2019 08:31 am

DAILEKH, Dec 23: Police have rescued chairperson of Thatikandh Rural Municipality of Dailekh, Dhir Bahadur Shahi, who was kidnapped by the cadres of Netra Bikram Chand-led Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) on Saturday midnight. He was rescued after 18 hours.

JUMLA, Dec 22: Dozens of patients who reach Karnali Aayurveda Aaushadalaya,  Jumla, from several remote villages of the district as well as from Mugu, Kalikot and Dolpa everyday have no choice but to return disappointed due to the lack of medicines at the Aayurvedic health center. According to the patients, not even a single medicine is available at the center for the last one month.

GAMGADHI, Oct 12: Delay in upgradation of the road section connecting Nagma – border of Jumla and Kalikot – and Gamgadhi of Mugu, has affected the vehicular movement along the road. Of the total 93 kilometers of the road section, only nine kilometers have been graveled till date.

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KALIKOT, Jan 22: Snowfall and incessant rainfall have brought the normal life of the district to a grinding halt. The snowfall which started on Monday night has is still continuing.

SURKHET, Dec 29: The Karnali province government has decided to distribute relief amount of Rs 43.5 million to the victims of the fire at Palata rural municipality of Kalikot district.

KATHMANDU, Dec 29: The Karnali Province chapter of Bibeksheel Sajha Party (BSP) in coordination with its central office has collected about Rs 120,000 through a donation campaign for the victims of a fire which broke out in Khada village of Palata Rural Municipality in Kalikot district on Sunday night.

KALIKOT, Dec 27: Lalmani Upadhyay of Khada village in Kalikot district recently suffered a massive loss which he had not even imagined in the wildest of his dreams.

KATHMANDU, Dec 25: President of Nepal, Bidhya Devi Bhandari has expressed grief in Kalikot's fire that gutted 87 houses and injured seven.

KALIKOT, Dec 25: A massive fire that broke out Sunday night gutted 87 houses in Khada village of Palata Rural Municipality. Seven persons were injured

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Mountain matters

December 9, 2018 00:00 am

It is getting too late to mainstream mountain communities in the initiative to fight impacts of climate change

KALIKOT, Nov 7: The people in the rural areas of Kalikot district have complained of weak security. While the urban areas enjoy stable peace and good security measures, the situation is not the same in the villages, according to the locals who shared their concerns at a police-citizen interaction held in the district headquarters Manma on Tuesday.

KALIKOT, June 15: In a case of sheer negligence, doctors at the District Hospital, Kalikot have put plaster cast on the left hand of a four-year-old child who had broken her right hand.

KALIKOT, May 28: Dozens of villages in Kalikot district have been hit by food crisis. Scarcity of rice has bothered the locals a lot. However, this food crisis is purely an “artificial crisis” created by the authorities.

Indefinite curfew lifted in Kalikot

December 25, 2017 11:52 am

KALIKOT, Dec 25: Chief District Office of Kalikot has lifted the curfew imposed since Saturday.

DAO extends curfew in Kalikot

December 25, 2017 04:30 am

KALIKOT, Dec 25: Kalikot remains tense for the third consecutive day, following the death of a temporary police in a row over the perks and salary meant for temporary cops.

Kalikot under curfew again

December 24, 2017 11:06 am

KALIKOT, Dec 24: The curfew which was lifted for two hours in the morning has once again been imposed at Kalikot, Badrinath Gaihre, chief district officer of the district said.

KALIKOT, Dec 24: ​Temporary police of Kalikot who were staging protests accusing the District Police Office (DPO) of misappropriating the budget meant for their salaries have intensified their protests after the death of a fellow temporary policeman on Friday.

Temporary police shot dead in Kalikot

December 22, 2017 17:07 pm

KALIKOT, Dec 22:  A temporary (myadi)  police died after a security personnel opened fire on him in the district.

Protest in Kalikot as pregnant woman dies

December 14, 2017 05:15 am

KALIKOT, Dec 14: Residents of Khandachakra Municipality-1protested in district headquarters on Tuesday after a pregnant woman died in hospital. The protestors accused doctors at the District Hospital of negligence and demanded action be taken against the doctor.

KALIKOT, Dec 9: Durga Bahadur Rawat, candidate from Maoist center has won for the House of Representatives from Kalikot.

CHITWAN/KALIKOT, Nov 30: At least twelve people died and several sustained injuries in two separate road accidents in Chitwan and Kalikot districts on Wednesday.

KALIKOT, Nov 29: The death toll in a road accident involving a Bolero jeep at Khandachakra Municipality-1 in the district this morning has reached four. Jeep driver Indra Prasad Tharu of Banke succumbed to injuries amidst treatment at the Kalikot District Hospital.

Three die in Kalikot road accident

November 29, 2017 10:25 am

KALIKOT, Nov 29: Three persons were killed, and six others injured when a Bolero jeep met with an accident at Khandachakra Municipality-1 in the district today morning.

"SSDP program ineffective in Kalikot"

August 11, 2017 00:24 am

KALIKOT, August 10: The School Sector Development Program (SSDP) has been found to be ineffective in bringing about any improvement in the education sector here in the Kalikot district.

KATHMANDU, May 15: Dhanarup Batala, a ward chairman candidate from Rastriya Prajatantra Party in Naraharinath Rural Municipality of Kalikot district, succumbed to injuries on Sunday nights.

KALIKOT, May 1: Although there are three municipalities and six rural municipalities in Kalikot district, only a woman candidate has been selected for the post of the Chief for one of these local units in the upcoming local level election.

Landslide kills four in Kalikot

April 21, 2017 11:12 am

KALIKOT, April, 21: Four persons were killed in a landslide that took place on Thursday evening at the place close to Jiteghat buspark located in Kotwada of Naraharinath rural municipality.

Woman buried to death in Kalikot

March 1, 2017 20:15 pm

KALIKOT, March 1: A woman has been buried to death in the district.  According to police, Sita Pandey, 23, of Manma-8 was buried to death while she was digging clay for her house.

KATHMANDU, Feb 10: The residents of Kalikot have presented Minister for Physical Infrastructure and Transport Ramesh Lekhak with a memorandum demanding immediate completion of the road linking Lalighat area to the district's airport.

16 parties registered in Kalikot

February 6, 2017 13:05 pm

KALIKOT, Feb 6: A total of 16 political parties have submitted their details to take part in the upcoming local level elections in the district.

Kalikot hospital to run biogas plant

February 4, 2017 01:00 am

KALIKOT, Feb 4: The District Hospital of Kalikot is all set to produce a biogas plant by utilizing the waste matter. When the biogas plant comes into operation, it is believed to relieve the patients as well as the locals from the unmanaged waste, that had been posing serious problems.

KALIKOT, Jan 25: Hundreds of endangered animals found in community forests of Kalikot districts are being hunted for the illegal wildlife trade. This has posed serious threat to the survival of the species, which are already threatened by rampant deforestation and climate change.

KALIKOT, Jan 24: The poaching has gone unbridled in the district headquarters Myanma, leaving the rare wild animals in danger of extinction.