SURKHET, July 11: Bindaman Bista, Minister for Economic Affairs and Planning of Karnali Province has been taken to Kathmandu for treatment after he was found to have breathing difficulties and high blood cholesterol. He was admitted to Karnali Care Hospital on Sunday evening after suffering from severe abdominal pain. He was airlifted to Kathmandu on Monday.
NUWAKOT, July 19: Fifty persons have fallen sick after consuming prasad during a feast at Piple of Belkotgadhi municipality-5 in the district. Among them, 10 in critical condition have been taken to Kathmandu for treatment.
ILAM, Feb 18: In the hope of getting better health services than in their villages, dozens of people from the remote areas throng the district hospital in Ilam everyday. However, neither are they supplied with adequate free medicines nor do they get to meet the doctors when needed.