January 12, 2023 10:30 am
KATHMANDU, Jan 12: The government’s project to establish new towns in the mid-hills has not been able to gain momentum even after a decade.
December 12, 2022 11:42 am
DHORPATAN, Dec 12: The construction works of the Mid-Hill Highway has fallen into limbo as a contractor who was awarded the contract for blacktopping the Baglung-Akshyate-Ghodabandhe road section, the part of the national pride project, has gone out of contact.
September 7, 2022 11:26 am
SINDHULI, Sept 7: The Khurkot-Ghurmi road section along the Mid-Hill Highway has been obstructed due to landslides.
August 25, 2022 14:45 pm
KATHMANDU, August 25: A decade and a half ago, the government launched a plan to build the Mid-Hill highway connecting the east-west highway with domestic investment. The progress of this road plan, which was promoted as a lifeline to connect 26 hill districts of the country, has been ignored.
August 1, 2022 13:00 pm
KATHMANDU, August 1: The Mid-hill Highway has been blocked due to landslides caused by continuous rains.
March 8, 2020 17:58 pm
KATHMANDU, March 8: The construction under the Mid-Hill Highway is likely to miss the target set for this year.
February 8, 2020 16:15 pm
KATHMANDU, Feb 8: The government has so far constructed 73 bridges along the mid-hill highway.
November 6, 2019 07:12 am
KHOTANG, Nov 6: Blacktopping of the Diktel-Halesi road section along the Mid-hill Highway has been completed.
October 5, 2019 05:41 am
TERHATHUM, Oct 4: Locals here in the district are now happy as the finance ministry allocated a budget required to blacktop the Basantapur-Myanglung road that now falls along the Mid-Hill Highway.
August 10, 2019 17:00 pm
PARBAT, Aug 10: After the flood triggered by the breach of Turture Lake damaged roadway here Monday, the vehicular movement would be impossible for three weeks along the mid-hill highway in the district.
May 27, 2019 10:20 am
OKHALDHUNGA, May 27: A parliamentary committee recently inspected three under-construction concrete bridges in the Mid-Hill Highway which have been abandoned since years. The bridge of Khangsangbesi and Sokhu River in Fikal Rural Municipality as well as the Bridge of Badura River which falls in the border of Sindhuli and Udayapur were inspected by the Development and Technology Committee of the House of Representatives.
April 13, 2019 03:15 am
PARBAT, April 13: Crusher plants are exploiting several rivers in Parbat district under the pretext of providing construction material for the under-construction Mid-Hill Highway. It has surfaced that the crusher plants are not collecting construction materials like stones and sand not just for the highway but for elsewhere also. Many houses recently built or presently under construction in the district are being supplied construction materials by those crusher plants.