DHADING, Aug 4 : There are dozens of crusher factories along the bank of the Trishuli river. Even the smaller rivers around are not devoid of such factories that operate almost round the clock. According to locals, collection of sand and stones from rivers did not stop even during the period of lockdown. Instead, ‘these illegal activities’ went rampant and this is sure to trigger serious environmental hazards in the long run.

DHADING, August 10: The death toll in the road accident that took place at Benighatrorang rural municipality-3, when a passenger bus plunged into the Trishuli river, has reached eight.

DHADING, Aug 9: At least three people died and 14 sustained injuries when a passenger bus plunged into Trishuli River at Salanghat of Rorang rural municipality in Dhading along the Prithvi Highway on Friday morning.

KATHMANDU, April 18: Two 'sick' hydropower projects being developed by Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) are on the last leg of construction. Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) has said that Kulekhani III and Upper Trishuli 3A will start power generation by mid-July.

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RASUWA, Nov 22: Minister for Energy, Water Resources and Irrigation Barsha Man Pun has inaugurated Trishuli III hydro power project at Kispang rural municipality-5 in Nuwakot district on Wednesday.

NUWAKOT, Aug 15: An overcrowded bus veered 50 meters off the road injuring 57 passengers on board at Bidur municipality-9, Nuwakot. Of those injured, eight are critical.

DHADING, July 27: The driver of a private car, Ba 14 Cha 3758 was killed while two others sustained minor injuries car plunged into the Trishuli River at Gajuri rural municipality-6, Jarima of Dhading.

TRISHULI, July 13: A technical team comprising over 15 people from the Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) has been working to repair damages caused by a fire to two hydropower stations based in Nuwakot district.

KATHMANDU, June 29: The government has decided to allow the use of forest area for the construction of the 37 megawatts Upper Trishuli 3 B Hydropower Project.

DHADING, June 9: The driver along with one of his two accompanies are missing after their truck veered 90 meters off the road and plunged into the Trishuli River at Jogimara-Tikrangkhani of Benighat Rorang rural municipality, Dhading.

DHADING, April 27: An Indian gas bullet has plunged into Trishuli River at Malekhu road section on early Friday killing the bullet driver.

Two injured in Trishuli truck plunge

April 14, 2018 11:34 am

CHITWAN, April 14: Two persons sustained injuries after a truck(Na 5 Kha 8979) en route to Kathmandu from Birgunj fell off the road at Trishuli river on early Saturday.

Driver killed in Trishuli accident

March 13, 2018 09:56 am

CHITWAN, March 13: Driver of an empty gas bullet was killed when the vehicle with Indian number plate veered off the Trisuli River last night on its way to Narayangadh from Mugling.

DHADING, Feb 22: Three people were injured after a truck fell into the Trishuli river at Gajuri-2 Chahara today.

DHADING, Feb 13: Santosh Yadav, the son of irrigation secretary Ramanand Prasad Yadav, who was killed in Saturday's jeep plunge into Trishuli River in Dhading district, has still been missing in the river after the accident.

MALEKHU, Dhading, Feb 10: The body of a woman, who was among the two persons missing after a jeep they were travelling in plunged into the Trishuli river at Salangghat, Dhading on Saturday morning, has been retrieved from the submerged vehicle.

CHITWAN, Feb 8: The driver of a milk tanker has got trapped and his helper is missing after the tanker plunged into the Trishuli river near Gaighat on the Narayangadh-Muglin road section early morning today.

CHITWAN, Dec 12: Bodies of three more persons, who went missing in Trishuli river on November 29, have been found.

Victims of Trishuli bus plunge identified

November 30, 2017 15:13 pm

CHITWAN, Nov 30: Identities of seven people who were killed in the Trishuli bus plunge have been ascertained.

CHITWAN/KALIKOT, Nov 30: At least twelve people died and several sustained injuries in two separate road accidents in Chitwan and Kalikot districts on Wednesday.

CHITWAN, Nov 29:The death toll in the Trishuli river bus plunge occurred this morning has reached seven, police said.

CHITWAN, Nov 29: Six people were killed and 18 others sustained injuries when a passenger bus plunged 1000 meters into the Trishuli River, SP Dipak Thapa, chief at Chitwan Police Office said.

DHADING, Nov 23: The 16th Himalayan White Water Rafting Championship has started in Fisling on the banks of Trishuli River in Dhading.

Lahan, Siraha, Oct 29: Rajkapur Yadav, the Nepali Congress leader who was killed in Trishuli bus plunge, was cremated at Golbazaar Municipality-8 in his home district Siraha today morning.

KATHMANDU, Oct 28: The government has formed a three-member committee under the coordination of Home Ministry's joint secretary Man Bahadur BK to carry out investigations into the accident in which a bus plunged into the Trishuli River in Dhading this morning.

DHADING, Oct 28: The death toll of Dhading bus accident has reached to 30. Nine women, 11 men and six children are among the dead, according to SP Dhruba Raj Raut of Dhading District Police Office.

DHADING, Oct 28: Dhading bus accident death toll has climbed to 19. According to SP Dhruba Raj Raut of Dhading District Police Office, nine among those killed are men while the seven are women and rest three are kids. However, the identities of those killed are yet to be ascertained.

Truck plunges into Trishuli river

September 12, 2017 07:24 am

CHITWAN, Sept 12: A truck heading towards Kathmandu from Narayangadh has plunged into the Trishuli river yesterday.

NUWAKOT, July 30: The construction of the Chinese Gejuwa Group of Company – the contractor of the Upper Trishuli 3 A Hydropower Project – has resumed.

MALEKHU, July 27: A truck plunged into the Trishuli River from nearby Bihani Petrol Pump at Gajuri rural municipality-2 along the Prithvi Highway this morning.

CHITWAN, June 24: A total of 19 persons went missing in the Trishuli River in the Chitwan section during the last one year. They disappeared in the river after their vehicles plunged into it over different times.

CHITWAN, May 10: Two youths were injured when a truck en route to Hetauda from Kathmandu fell into the Trishuli river at Ichakamana Village Council – 4 along the Prithvi Highway at 7 am today.

RATNANAGAR (Chitwan), Feb 20: Two persons have been reported missing and four others injured after a Bolero jeep plunged into the Trishuli river this morning at Kabilash road stretch in Chitwan.

KATHMANDU, Jan 31: The deadline to complete the Upper Trishuli Three ' A' project has been extended by the next 34 months. The implementation of the 12.42 billion project got affected due to the Gorkha Earthquake and India's unofficial border blockade.

RATNANAGAR (Chitwan), Jan 29: A person has been reported missing after a truck fell into the Trishuli river at Dharechowk VDC – 4, Chitwan this morning.

CHITWAN, Jan 18: An empty fuel tanker en route to Bara from Kathmandu plunged into the Trishuli river at Chandibhanyjang last night leaving the driver unaccounted for.

Govt signs PDA with Upper Trishuli-1

December 30, 2016 06:00 am

KATHMANDU, Dec 29: The government has signed Project Development Agreement (PDA) with a consortium led by a South Korean government undertaking to build Upper Trishuli-I (216 MW) hydropower project.

KATHMANDU, Nov 25: The reconstruction of the upper Trishuli -III A hydropower project that has been halted since the Gorkha Earthquake last year is likely to take place soon.

KATHMANDU, Oct 18: At least one passenger was killed and eight others were injured when a bus heading toward Bhairahawa from Kathmandu plunged into the Trishuli River at Rigdikhola area along the Mugling-Narayanghat road section Tuesday evening.

NUWAKOT, Oct 5: The Nepal Telecom (NTC) service has been disrupted in 15 VDCs in Nuwakot and Rasuwa districts for the last four days.

KATHMANDU, Sept 25: Former home minister and chief secretary Madhav Prasad Ghimire has gone missing along with two others on Sunday after a car carrying seven people plunged into the Trishuli River on their way back to Kathmandu from a pilgrimage to Muktinath temple. Bodies of three killed during the mishap have been recovered while one lucky survivor was rescued from the site.

CHITWAN, Sept 9: A truck fell off the road into the Trishuli river at Ghoptebhir in Darechowk VDC-3 along the Prithivi highway this morning.

KATHMANDU, Sept 7: Minister for Energy Janardan Sharma has said that the government is preparing to sign the Project Development Agreement (PDA) with the promoters of the 216 MW Upper Trishuli-1 hydroelectricity project.

Two dead in Trishuli truck plunge

September 6, 2016 10:17 am

CHITWAN, Sept 6: Two people died and two others were injured when a truck coming to Muglin from Kathmandu veered off the road and fell into the Trishuli River early this morning at Darechowk along the east-west highway in Chitwan.

CHITWAN, Aug 27: Among those 22 killed in the Trishuli bus plunge on Friday morning, the identities of 21 have been established.

CHITWAN, Aug 27: Police have rescued seven people who were plunged into Trishuli River along with a truck at Jalbire along Narayangadh-Muglin road section this morning.

CHITWAN, Aug 27: In yet another major road accident, at least 22 people died and 17 others sustained severe injuries when a night bus veered off the road and plunged into Trishuli River near Kalikhola of Chandibhanjyang VDC-5 along the Narayanghat-Mugling road in Chitwan district at around 4 am on Friday.

RAUTAHAT, Aug 26: The death toll in the Trishuli bus plunge has reahed 21 as one more  injured breathed his last in the course of treatment.

RATNANAGAR (CHITWAN), July 3: A manual worker has disappeared after falling into the Trishuli river at Chandi Bhanjyang – 9 along the Muglin-Narayangadh road stretch.