Prithvi highway disrupted again

July 24, 2020 12:50 pm

TANAHU, July 24: Damauli-Dumre road section along the Prithvi Highway has been disrupted again.

TANAHU, June 23: Vehicular movement along the Prithvi Highway has been obstructed since last night following dry landslides at Aina cliff of Abukhaireni Rural Municipality-2 of Tanahu district.

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DAMAULI, Feb 23: Twenty passengers were injured in the accident occurred at Byas municipality-12 of Tanahu district along the Prithvi Highway this morning.

DHADING, Oct 19: GMR Construction Nepal Pvt Ltd has completed the up-gradation of the Naubishe-Nagdhunga road section of the Prithvi Highway.

DAMAULI, Oct 10: A woman died and her husband and son were injured in a road mishap at Bandipur rural municipality-5 of Tanahun district along Prithvi highway.

DHADING, Aug 10: Seven passengers died when a bus coming to Kathmandu from Malangawa of Sarlahi plunged into the Trishuli River at Salanghat of Rorang Rural Municipality in Dhading district along the Prithvi Highway on Friday morning. Some 20 passengers are still missing after the accident. The bus (Na 6 Kha 4769) is said to have skidded 200 meters down the highway at around 3.30 am.

DHADING, Aug 9: The death toll in Dhading bus accident has climbed to five.

New bridge operated in Pokhara

July 13, 2019 11:37 am

KASKI, July 13: A bridge has been constructed over the Seti river at Narayanthan temple. It connects Ward number 3 and 11 of Pokhara Metropolitan City.

Prithvi Highway obstructed

July 12, 2019 15:05 pm

DHADING, July 12: The Prithvi Highway has been obstructed due to the landslide triggered by incessant rainfall since last night.

DHADING, July 1: Two persons died while 25 others were injured in a collision between a bus and two microvans at Benighat Rorang Rural Municipality-7 of Dhading, along the Prithvi Highway on Sunday.

DHADING, June 27: Movement along the Prithvi Highway has been disrupted due to landslide since early this morning.

TANAHU, June 20: A cyclist Kamal BK, 21, of Dulegauda lost his life in an accident at Gachhepani on Sunday morning last week. The same day, Hum Bahadur Sapkota, 66, of Raipur died on the spot in another accident a few kilometers away from Gachhepani in the evening.

18 hurt in tanker-bus collision

June 9, 2019 16:44 pm

Chitwan, June 9: Eighteen people were injured in a collision between a tanker and bus at Chumlingtar of Ichhakamana-3 along the Prithvi Highway today.

CHITWAN, June 7: Vehicular movement has been obstructed along Muglin-Naubise road section of Prithvi highway due to landslide this morning.

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TANAHUN, April 8: The locals of Shuklagandaki Municipality-2, Haledi, obstructed the Gachhepani-Kotre road section of Prithvi Highway for an hour on Sunday demanding that the road section be immediately upgraded. Commuters, in heavy number, were affected for an hour due to the shut down.

KATHMANDU, Nov 11: Altogether nine individuals lost their lives in  road accidents  in Rukum (West), Rupandehi, Nawalparasi(East), Bara, Chitwan and Dhading districts.

The madal-makers of Dhading

November 5, 2018 04:30 am

DHADING, Nov 5: On any given day, Indra Bahadur Tamang of Thakre Rural Municipality-6 of Dhading is found busy carving madals (a Nepali hand drum) at his workshop. He worked in Katmandu for a year after receiving madal-making training in the capital for three months in 1980. Later, in 1982, he opened a small madal along the Prithvi Highway. Over time, he transformed the little shop into a factory and named it Indra Madal Baja Prashodhan Udyog.