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HETAUDA: Citing that three years have passed since devastating earthquake of 7.8 magnitude on April 25, 2015, Chief Minister Dor Mani Paudel has stressed on effective delivery of relief packages to quake victims in Makwanpur district.

Apr 25, 2018-The District Court Makwanpur has directed police to keep ward chairman of the municipality in custody for his alleged involvement in drug smuggling. A single ... Makwanpur police on March 17, 2018 had arrested an Indian man Ashok Kumar Dube with 3.7 kg marijuana from Manahari of Makwanpur. Both ...
BIRGUNJ: An absconding drug convict Prabhu Patel, who is a ward chair of Bahudarmai Municipality-7 in Parsa district, has been arrested from Birgunj, on Monday, police said. Earlier, the Makwanpur District Court had sentenced 5 years in prison to Patel on charge of marijuana smuggling, ever since he ...
Apr 17, 2018-People's representatives, political parties, private sector and members of the civil society from Makwanpur district on Tuesday submitted a memorandum to Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba demanding that Hetauda be kept as the provincial capital of Province 3. A delegation led by District ...
Dong, a resident of Thori-4, Parsa, and Dhakal, who hailed from Manahari, Makwanpur, were attacked as they were visiting a fair on the New Year's day. They were riding pillions on motorcycles driven by their friends, both of whom survived the incident. Acharya said the four friends were travelling through ...

Police identified the arrestees as tanker driver 22-year-old Som Bahadur Thokar of Taha Municipality-11 and 36-year-old Iman Singh Sangbo of Kailash Rural Municipality-2 in Makwanpur district. Along with the suspects, police have also impounded the vehicle for further investigation into the case, police ...
According to Sah, due to the shortage of explosives, it has become difficult to expand a 1.5 km road section in Makwanpur and 4 km section in Lalitpur. These are the most treacherous sections as due to cliffs beside the road. “We need explosives to blast this treacherous section to expand the road.”.
“We have directed the Makwanpur FA to start election process and they need to finish it within 12 days as per the statute,” said Anfa president Narendra Shrestha. “Makawanpur controversy will come to an end once the election is over.” Anfa had failed to hold the election of Bhaktapur and Makawanpur ...
Mar 26, 2018-A woman died in an attack by a tiger in Ramauli Pratappur in Manahari rural municipality-7 of Makwanpur on Monday. Local resident Saraswati Bartaula, 41, was collecting green fodder in the Rapti river bank when a tiger attacked her and mauled her to death, according to police inspector Chitra Bahadur ...
HETAUDA: One person was killed and other sustained serious injuries after being hit by a truck while riding a scooter at Chapro in Taha Municipality-12 in Makwanpur district, on Thursday. According to police the truck (Na 6 Kha 2906) heading to Palung from Kathmandu collided head on with the scooter ...
To address this situation, the EU funded an association of humanitarian organisations to work in rehabilitating such structures among vulnerable communities in the highly-impacted districts of Dhading, Lamjung, and Makwanpur. The project delivered beyond expectations, with the local communities ...
As many as 30 inmates have been transferred to Makwanpur's Bhimphedi Prison from the district prison in Chitwan. Chitwan district prison had been accommodating 630 prisoners against its capacity of 255. Chief Kamal Prasad Kafle at the district prison in Chitwan, informed that the prison's capacity was ...
The Post Flood Recovery Need Assessment Report of NPC (November 2017), indicated that 35 districts were affected, of which 18 districts were severely affected (Banke, Bara, Bardiya, Chitwan, Dang, Dhanusha, Jhapa, Kailali, Mahottari, Makwanpur, Morang, Nawalparasi, Parsa, Rautahat, Saptari, ...
Mar 11, 2018-The National Trust for Nature Conservation (NTNC) has started a pangolin census at Rani Community Forest in Chaughada of Hetauda-6, Makwanpur. The census is being carried out with the involvement of the community forest users' group. NTNC Director Shiva Kumar Wagle said they were applying ...
In Makwanpur, 101 civil servants, including four under secretaries and eight officer level employees, have registered their names at the District Administration Office (DAO) for voluntary ... Most of the employees who have chosen voluntary retirement in Makwanpur and Nuwakot are postal workers.
Feb 22, 2018-Many senior citizens taking shelter in old-age home in Makwanpur district have been deprived of elderly allowance due to the lack of citizenship ... The nonagenarian, who was born in Tistung of Makwanpur, was rescued by Hetauda-based old-age home Manab Sewa Ashram from the street three years ago.

Feb 19, 2018-Chief Minister of Province 3 Dormani Poudel has assured the locals of Makwanpur district that the provincial capital would not be shifted from Hetauda. Addressing the ... Rest assured, the capital won't be shifted,” said Poudel, who was elected to the provincial assembly from Makwanpur constituency-1 (B).
HETAUDA: As many as three persons were killed in two seperate accidents in Makawanpur district on Saturday night. Two persons died on the spot after the motorcycle they were riding on met with an accident in Hetauda Sub-Metropolitan City-11 yesterday. The deceased have been identified as Prem ...
Feb 15, 2018-Nirmaya Chepang of Khairang Village in Raksirang Rural Municipality-9, Makwanpur, gave birth to a baby girl at Khairang Health Post last week. She is only 14. ... Dr Nisha Rai, a gynaecologist at Hetauda Hospital, says teenage pregnancy is rife in many rural areas of Makwanpur. Between December 2017 ...
Nov 13, 2017-Farmers of Makwanpur district are gradually getting attracted to organic vegetable farming, as demand for green produce is growing among the health ... which has prompted them to minimise use of chemicals in their farms, according to Nirmal Gadal, head of the Agricultural Development Office, Makwanpur.
The town of Hetauda in Makwanpur district is currently the temporary capital of Province 3. ... An all-party meeting was organised by the District Coordination Committee, Makwanpur, on Monday where the participants demanded that Hetauda should be made the permanent capital of the province. National ...
Apr 12, 2018-Only nine percent of the families affected by the 2015 Gorkha earthquake in Makwanpur district has received the third batch of the housing reconstruction aid so far. ... Pushparaj Adhikari, the chief of the NRA District Level Project Implementation Unit, said only 9,703 quake-affected families in Makwanpur have ...
According to the DLSO, Makwanpur produced 6,930 tonnes of meat in the fiscal year 2016-17, including 209 tonnes of mutton, 2,973 tonnes of buff, 167 tonnes of pork and 2,580 tonnes of chicken. The figure represents a 3.7 percent increase from fiscal 2015-16 when the district's meat production stood at ...
HETAUDA: A youth has been arrested on charge of possessing illegal arms and ammunition from Lebat in Hetauda Sub Metropolitan City-3 along East-West Highway on Thursday, police said. The Makawanpur District Police Office identified the suspect as 37-year-old Anil, also known as Joker Moktan of ...
HETAUDA: The reconstruction works in Makawanpur district are being carried out at a snail's pace even after three years have elapsed following the devastating quake in 2015. District Coordination Committee Chief Ragunath Khulal said, there are still plenty more works to be done, at a programme ...
Meanwhile, Makwanpur police arrested a person with 400 kg marijuana in Makwanpur on Monday. Man Bahadur Moktan Raksirang Rural Municipality-8 was held with the marijuana from his house. Locals at first tried to obstruct police from arresting Thapa but they finally relented after police threatened to ...
The American Red Cross, along with consortium partners the Spanish Red Cross and the Canadian Red Cross, was working to support the Nepal Red Cross Society in implementing Utthan, a three-year integrated earthquake recovery program in Rasuwa, Nuwakot, and Makwanpur districts. Although ...
In the final round of Group 'D' games, Inter-District beat Tikapur Cricket Club by six wickets and Rautahat Rising XI defeated Makwanpur by five runs at the Mulpani Cricket Grounds. The results meant Inter-District, Makwanpur and Rautahat finished on equal nine points from four matches. However ...
HETAUNDA: A person has been taken into custody by a police team deployed from District Police Office (DPO), Makawanpur with four quintals of marijuana in his possession. Police arrested Man Bahadur Moktan with four quintals of the contraband from Raksirang Rural Municipality-8 of Makwanpur district ...
CM Paudel also served as a member of High-level Recommendation Commission for State Restructuring. Currently, he is also vice president of the International Network of Local Bodies United Cities and Local Governments, president of Makwanpur Multiple Campus and president of Martyrs Memorial ...
Baniya was elected under the first-past-the-post (FPTP) category from Makwanpur. Earlier, the NC had given responsibility to central member Mahalaxmi Upadhyay to form the Parliamentary Party of the Province 3. The NC has 21 lawmakers in the province with seven members elected under the FPTP ...
Baniya was elected under the first-past-the-post category from Makwanpur Constituency-2 of Province 3. Earlier, the NC had given responsibility to central member Mahalaxmi Upadhyay to form the Parliamentary Party of the Province 3. The NC has 21 lawmakers in the province with seven members ...
Makwanpur eased to a seven-wicket victory over Butwal Cricket Boys. Thursday's both winners now have six points each from two matches. Put in to bat first, Rautahat rode on a century partnership between openers Aashu Kandoi and Aschal Chaudhary to make 167-4 in 20 overs. Thapa and Shahi also ...
MAKWANPUR: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has opined for reviewing the government investment on education sector with evaluation of its result. She stressed on revising educational policy and programmes to produce better results. While inaugurating a golden jubilee programme of local Jana Kalyan ...
Tearfund, this week, celebrates the completion of 108 model houses in Palung, in the Makwanpur region of Nepal. Tearfund was one of the first agencies to start building permanent, earthquake-resilient shelters following the 2015 earthquake, which killed nearly 9,000 people, injured 22,000 and left ...
Province 3 has become the first among the seven provinces to hold the assembly. All the 110 members elected from Sindhuli, Ramechhap, Dolakha, Sindhupalchok, Kavre, Rasuwa, Nuwakot, Dhading, Kathmandu, Bhaktapur, Lalitpur, Chitwan and Makwanpur districts attended the first session in Hetauda.
Dormani Paudel, eldest PA member of Province 3, chairing the first ever Provincial Assembly meeting in Hetauda, Makwanpur, on Thursday, February ... MAKWANPUR: Province 3 held the Provincial Assembly (PA) meeting, a first for all provinces, at Hetauda, the provincial headquarters, at 1:00 pm today.
The PNP covers 637.37sq km and straddles the districts of Parsa, Makwanpur and Bara. While the park rangers and the Nepal Army soldiers do conduct regular patrols. to secure the protected area, their efforts alone cannot keep poachers and loggers at bay. “The spy cameras have definitely bolstered our ...
MAKWANPUR: A person died after the motorcycle he was riding on met with an accident in Hetauda Sub-Metropolitan City-7 of Makwanpur district on Thursday night. The deceased has been identified as the local Rakesh Bhujel (21). According to police, the incident occurred when the motorcycle (Na 18 ...
Jan 24, 2018-After the government designated Hetauda of Makwanpur district as the temporary capital of Province 3, the provincial lawmakers are busy flat hunting these days. Province 3 has 110 lawmakers, representing 13 districts. Munu Sigdel, who was elected from Makwanpur, said several lawmakers ...
HETAUDA: Makwanpur District Public Health Office has handed over four Primary Health Centres and 41 Health Posts of the district to the local levels. DPHO, organising the formal programmes on different dates, handed all the health facilities except Hetauda Hospital, to the local municipalities and rural ...
Facilities for housing the Province 3 chief's office and residence has been finalised in Hetauda, Makwanpur. The government had named the city as the temporary capital of the province. “As the regional administration office premises is spacious and has all basic amenities, such as residential quarters, ...
She was welcomed by parliamentarian Krishna Prasad Dahal from constituency 1 in Makwanpur district, newly elected state assembly members Dormani Paudel, Kumari Moktan, Prem Bahadur Pulami, Munu Sigdel, Juneli Shrestha and Regional Administrator Reshmi Raj Pandey, at the Central Regional ...
Vector controller at the Chitwan District Public Health Office, Ram KC, said the victim is a 79-year-old man from Handikhola of Makwanpur district. He was brought to Chitwan on January 4 for treatment. He died on January 9 while undergoing treatment at Bharatpur Hospital, according to KC. Fifty-seven out ...
Arun Darji, 18, and Buddhi Bahadur Darji, 35, of Raksirang Rural Municipality-2 attacked and killed Prakash BK, 28, police said. BK had come to his in-laws house at Bhati in Raksisang Rural Municipality-2 to celebrate Maghe Sankranti. According to a preliminary investigation, the trio had consumed ...
Out of four deputy prime ministers, two failed to renew their representation in parliament through the fresh elections. Deputy Prime Minister Kamal Thapa has been heading two ministries--Energy and Urban Development-despite his defeat in the parliamentary poll from Makwanpur district. Likewise, another ...
Shahjahanpur (UP), Jan 11 (PTI) Three Nepali nationals were arrested here for allegedly propagating Christianity, the police said today. Indra Bahadur Tamad and Mek Bahadur, residents of Sindhupal Chowk, and Shukra Rai of Makwanpur in Nepal had arrived in the district three days ago and were residing in Town Hall ...
Jan 7, 2018-A 59-year-old man beat his wife to death at Hetauda Sub-metropolis-4 in Makwanpur district on Friday night. Ram Bahadur Lama, under the influence of alcohol, bludgeoned his wife Mina Lama, 43, to death at their rented apartment in Karra, said police. The suspect beat the victim at her head with a baton.
Paddy seeds planted in Jhapa Super Zone were Swarna Sub Ban, Garima, Mahima, Makwanpur Ban, Radha 4, Radha 14. Experts attest to the excess acidity of the district's soil, with 97.28 percent of the soil in the district categorised as acidic. Under the leadership of senior Soil Expert at Soil Management ...


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