DAMAULI, May 23: Nepali Congress (NC) candidate Baikuntha Nath Neupane has been elected as the mayor of Byas municipality in Tanahun for a second term. He secured 12,078 votes while his closest contender Deepak Raj Joshi, an independent candidate, obtained 11,826 votes.

TANAHUN, May 7: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has said that all political parties are committed to making the electoral alliance among the ruling coalition victorious in the upcoming local polls. The PM also said that the nation needs the alliance at the moment.

DAMAULI, April 28: Six women have registered their candidacies for the positions of chief/mayor of rural municipalities and municipalities for the May 13 local level elections in Tanahun.

The minor accused of raping actor Pal Shah has changed her statement, contradicting her own prior testimony. The victim, a minor, who is also an aspiring singer, told the district court in Tanahun on Sunday that she had not been raped.

DAMAULI, April 18: People's representatives of Tanahun district have started returning government vehicles that they are using. They started returning the vehicles in order to contest in the local-level election scheduled for May 13.

DAMAULI, April 11: The ruling coalition partners are set to collect public opinions in all municipalities and rural municipalities of Tanahun to decide whether to forge an electoral alliance in the upcoming local level elections.

DAMAULI, April 9: The District Bird Flu Disease Control Committee, Tanahun, has banned the import of chickens, chicks, and eggs from Chitwan.

DAMAULI, March 28: Agricultural census is taking place in Tanahun from April 19 through May 2, 2022. The agro census is aimed at collecting details on the farmers' land, their crops and livestock as well as environmental impact on agriculture.

PM Deuba to visit Tanahu tomorrow

March 23, 2022 12:11 pm

DAMAULI, March 23: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba is scheduled to visit Tanahun district on Thursday to mark his presence in various events here.

Case registered against Paul Shah

March 23, 2022 09:16 am

TANAHUN, March 23: The Public Prosecutor's Office has registered a case against Actor Paul Shah on the charge of raping a minor.

DAMAULI, March 14: Construction of a Reinforced Concrete Cement (RCC) bridge over the Phedi Khola The bridge linking two municipalities of Tanahun district has been completed.

KATHMANDU, Nov 6: The fire that broke out in Damauli today has been taken under control after almost five hours of continuous efforts. Although the fire is under control, the flame is not completely out.

KATHMANDU, March 6: Efforts to put out the fire that broke out in Damauli earlier today are still underway. Two fire trucks from Pokhara, located 50-km away from Damauli, have reached the site and firefighters are currently making efforts to control the fire.

Fire breaks out in Damauli (Photos)

March 6, 2022 13:10 pm

KATHMANDU, March 6: A huge fire has broken out at Damauli in Tanahun district. A huge number of security personnel have been deployed to control the fire that broke out from a hardware store.

DAMAULI, March 5: Minister for Labour, Employment and Social Security Krishna Kumar Shrestha has directed completion of development projects within the stipulated time.

DAMAULI, Feb 1: Two persons died on the spot in a motorcycle accident at Deurali of Byas Municipality in Tanahun last night. Those killed in the accident have been identified as Bache Magar and Bikas BK from Byas Municipality-5, according to the District Police Office, Tanahun.

DAMAULI, Jan 31: Children of Tanahun are to be inoculated with the second dose of Moderna vaccine against COVID-19. The second shot is to be administered to the children aged 12-17 who have earlier jabbed with the first dose.

54 health workers infected in Tanahun

January 23, 2022 08:54 am

TANAHUN, Jan 23: Coronavirus infection has been confirmed in 54 health workers and staff working in different offices of the district.

DAMAULI, Jan 15: The entire Bandipur village in Tanahun district has been wallowing in sorrow after losing six people from the same village to a road accident on Friday evening.

DAMAULI, Nov 11: Five local units of Tanahun district have become free of the COVID-19 infection, said the district health office. The virus-free local units are Rishing, Ghiring, Devghat, Bandipur and Aanbukhaireni rural municipalities.

TANAHUN, Oct 21: The construction work of the 140 MW transmission line of Tanahun Hydropower Project under construction in Tanahun has finally gained momentum. So far, seven towers have been completed for the construction of a transmission line under Package-3 of the project.

DAMAULI, Oct 13: The family of a nine-year-old girl who died after being attacked by a cheetah has been provided relief assistance. The Bandipur Rural Municipality and the Division Forest Office have ensured Rs 100 thousand to the bereaved family as the expenses to conduct the mourning rituals.

DAMAULI, Oct 11: The Byas Integrated Madi River Valley Project, an ambitious project of Byas municipality of Tanahun, is gaining momentum.

TANAHUN, August 25: As many as 663 houses at Patan in Byas Municipality-5 in Tanahun district have been exposed to risks of being swept away by the local Madi river.

TANAHUN, August 16: An army man was pronounced dead after he fell off the roof of his house last night in Byas Municipality-3 of Tanahun district. The deceased has been identified as the 36-year-old Laxman Thapa, according to the District Police Office, Tanahu.

DAMAULI, April 6: Police have seized 13 vehicles from different sites in Tanahun district for illegally extracting river products.

TANAHU, Oct 8: A family in Tanahu district has been compelled to live in a cave due to poverty.

TANAHU, Oct 1: All services have been closed at the GP Koirala National Center for Respiratory Diseases located at Shuklagandaki municipality-5 in Tanahu district.

TANAHU, Sept 7: Two people were killed and six others sustained severe injuries as a jeep collapsed into the Deuli River of Rishing Rural Municipality on Monday.

Leopard menace in Tanahu

March 18, 2020 08:43 am

TANAHUN, March 18: In less than three months of a leopard taking the life of a toddler, another child of the same age has been attacked by the wild species. A leopard pounced on Sanskriti Neupane, the 21-month-old daughter of a local of Shuklagandaki Municipality – 3 on Monday evening hurting her on her legs, stomach and other parts.

TANAHUN, Feb 27: Tanahun district has produced oranges worth Rs 290 million this year. According to the Agriculture Knowledge Center, the district had produced oranges worth Rs 270 million last year.

Engineer and ward member held with bribe

February 11, 2020 11:00 am

DAMAULI, Feb 11: Engineer of Bhanu municipality of Tanahun Sukdev Adhikari and member of ward 13 Krishna Bahadur Adhikari were held with bribe on Monday.

TANAHUN, Jan 31: Former President Dr Ram Baran Yadav has stressed the need to keep technical education on priority.

Short of medicine mars service delivery

January 21, 2020 13:10 pm

TANAHUN, Jan 21: Shortage of medicine in the Tanahun district Ayurveda health centre has marred the patients. Patients visiting the health facility are being compelled to return home empty-handed in lack of generic medicines in the centre.

TANAHUN, Jan 13: Local people and families of those killed in a Tanahun bus accident have launched a protest at Ghiring rural municipality in the district demanding compensation. As a result, the road leading to the Bhimad entrance at Bhimad municipality-6 has been obstructed halting the traffic

Two killed in Tanahu bus plunge

January 10, 2020 15:16 pm

DAMAULI, TANAHUN, Jan 10: Two persons were killed and at least 18 others injured when a passenger bus skidded off the road and fell at Thanimai of Ghiring rural municipality-3 in Tanahu district today.

POKHARA/TANAHUN, Jan 7: On Sunday, an eight-year-old boy Pujan Sinjali was attacked by a leopard in Aanbu Khaireni Rural Municipality-8 in Tanahun district. The boy was attacked by the leopard when he was returning home from his maternal uncle's house.

TANAHUN, Jan 6: A two grader boy was killed in a leopard attack in Tanahun district last evening. According to Tanahun District Police Office, eight-year-old Pujan Sinjali Magar of Anbukhairani Rural Municipality-1 was killed from the leopard attack on his way back home from the maternal uncle's house near his village.

TANAHUN, Jan 6: No sooner than the sun sets, Fulmaya Nepali of Ratamata village in Tanahun shuts the doors and windows of her house. It is not the fear of thieves, but that of the leopards that roam her village as soon as it gets dark.

TANAHUN, Nov 9: Rafters and others interested in water activities are attracted toward Seti River these days as they find it warmer and more comfortable. Even as the winter is about to start, domestic and international tourists continue to visit the district to participate in water activities in the river.

Floriculture attracts youths in Tanahun

October 31, 2019 08:24 am

TANAHUN, Oct 31: When he tried his hands at horticulture a few years ago, Madan Poudel of Shuklagandaki Municipality was not very sure about its success. Although he knew there was a huge demand for flowers in the market, finding buying while the flowers were fresh seemed to be challenge. But with time, his business flourished. Now he has stable income not just during festivals like Dashain or Tihar, but also through the year.

TANAHUN, Sept 30: A day after alleged cadres of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) thrashed anti-corruption activist Gyanendra Shahi in Chitwan, Nepali Congress (NC) leader Minendra Rijal has faced obstruction from NCP cadres while he was on his way to attend a public function organized in Tanahun district on Sunday.


September 21, 2019 18:40 pm

The Week in Pictures for the week September 15-21, 2019.

Making time for your interests

September 20, 2019 11:16 am

It’s no secret that most of us like to travel and we use every opportunity we get to pack our bags and leave for a new place. But when it comes to making those arduous trips to Gosaikunda and Langtang a reality, we tend to find one reason or the other as to why we can’t make it ‘this’ time and keep putting it off. According to Sangharsha Bhattrai, a software engineer, artist, photographer, and traveler, traveling is all about giving up on making excuses and finding reasons to do it however scary and intimidating it might be instead.

Riverbanks filled with garbage in Tanahun

September 18, 2019 08:55 am

TANAHUN, Sept 18: When it was registered as a municipality 28 years ago, waste management was one of the major agendas of Byas Municipality in Tanahun. But even today, the municipality is yet to identify a landfill site.

Dancing to the beats of kaura

August 15, 2019 14:34 pm

Guests enjoying kaura dance performance at Tanahun Hilekharkha Community Homestay. These days, villagers who run homestay are attracting tourists preserving and showcasing their authentic tradition.

19 injured in Tanahun bus accident

August 4, 2019 11:45 am

TANAHUN, Aug 4: At least 19 injured when a bus met with an accident at Aabukhaireni rural municipality-5 along the Prithvi highway.

DAMAULI, June 27: The Tanahun District Court has ordered Bandipur rural municipality to stop its bid to expand the road from Piple to Bandipur.

TANAHU, June 9: Pushpa Adhikari, a nine-year-old girl of Bhanu Municipality-2, has been killed in a leopard attack on Friday evening. According to police, the child was attacked in the backyard of her own house when she was playing.

TANAHUN, May 16: There are some 84 wards in ten local units of Tanahun but 42 of the wards are currently operating without ward secretaries.