KATHMANDU, Oct 4: The District Administration Office (DAO) of Rupandehi has enforced a prohibitory order in some places of Butwal amid growing protest activities in the area over the  decision of the Provincial Assembly to name Dang as the provincial capital.

KATHMANDU, Dec 30: The ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) has instructed chief minister (CM) of Province 3, Dormani Poudel, to name the province as Bagmati and fix Hetauda as the provincial capital.

Parties divided over Province 2 name

August 23, 2019 07:01 am

JANAKPUR, Aug 23: Political parties in Province 2 are divided over naming the province as they registered different proposals at the provincial assembly secretariat to name the province on Thursday, the last day to register such proposals.

DANG, Aug 1: When Krishna Chaudhary of Bardiya got elected to the post of Provincial Assembly member, one of her major agenda was to fix the provincial capital in a place convenient for majority of people.

BIRATNAGAR, May 1: The intra-party rift in the ruling Nepal Communist Party’s provincial committee has further widened as the provincial assembly members and cabinet members failed to fix the name and permanent capital of the Province 1 government.

Human development index and distance of local level from provincial capital

General strike affects life in Dhangadhi

September 27, 2018 13:30 pm

DHANGADHI, Sept 27: Normal life here has been affected due to the general strike announced in protest against the report which has recommended stationing the permanent capital of Province 7 in the forest area at Teghari in Godavari Municipality in Kailali district.