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Policeman Tarak Chand of Rukum died on the spot. family members said his wife, who got married to Chand only two months ago, lost her consciousness after knowing the tragic news.
A jeep carrying police personnel deployed for local level elections met with an accident in Surkhet on Tuesday claiming the life of one police constable and injuring 25 injured others.
He served for Naulo Janaubhar weekly as assistant editor and is the publisher and editor of monthly magazine 'Hamro Mukti Yatra'.
Nevertheless, the party's victories in the race for mayors and deputy mayors in Chautara Muncipality in Sindhpalchowk district, Thaha Municipality in Makawanpur, Madi Municipality in Chitwan, and Musikot Municipality in Rukum, among a few others, have ...
DANG/Rukum, May 22: While the government was preparing to conduct local elections back in 1992, Jhakku Prasad Gharti of Triveni, Rukum, was instructed by his Communist party to protest against the election. The local administration arrested him and put ...
family members of at least 150 disappeared persons, including 66 from Rukum district alone, have registered complaints with CIEDP, seeking investigation of the whereabouts of their kin, according to Bishnu Pathak, spokesperson of CIEDP.
KOHALPUR: The Bheri Zonal police Office on Saturday paraded three persons in possession of two and a half kg opium in Banke district.
According to police Inspector Bishworaj Singh, the suspects have been identified as Ayan Roka, Bhageshwor Rofa and Rupesh Pun of Bhume Village Council-3, Rukum, currently residing at Had Ghorahi. Acting on a tip-off, the trio were arrested while they ...
In another case, father-in-law and son-in-law have made it to the top post of two different Municipalities in Rukum. Devilal Gautam was elected as the mayor of Musikot Municipality, while his son-in-law Garkha Bahadur KC got elected from Athbiskot ...
Some local units in Rukum and Nawalparasi districts, which were to go for local polls in the first phase, are yet to elect their representatives.
Candidates of the CPN-Maoist Centre made a clean sweep of the post of chief and deputy chief in all the six local levels in the recent election in Rukum. Devi Lal Gautam won mayor at Musikot Municipality garnering 4,340 votes. He defeated his closest ...
The party's standing committee meeting on Wednesday decided to take the initiative to constitute a parliamentary panel to look into the election-related violence in Dolakha, Sindhupalchok, Dhading, Kavre, Rasuwa, Humla, Rukum, Nuwakot, Makwanpur and ...
Kathmandu, May 18: CPN (Maoist-Center) has made clean sweep in Rukum in the first phase of the local level election. After all the votes counted of the local units that falls in Province 6 of the district CPN (Maoist Center) has emerged as victorious ...
The party also won the chiefs and other positions in Tajakot Rural Municipality ( Humla), Marin Rural Municipality (Sindhuli), Darma Rural Municipality (Salyan), Sani Bheri Rural Municipality (Rukum), Konjyosom Rural Municipality (Lalitpur) and Musikot ...
Rukum, May 17: CPN(Maoist Center) candidate Dharma Bahadur KC has won the race for chief of Banfikot Rural Municipality in Rukum district. KC won the race for chief of Banfikot Rural Municipality with votes defeating his closest rival candidate ...
A former Maoist combatant has been elected the chairperson of Sanibheri Village Council in Rukum. Nar Bahadur Pun, who was a former brigade commander of the People's Liberation army, beat his closest rival, Gorakh Prasad Chand of Nepali Congress, ...
Preparations are underway to begin vote counting in the remaining 38 local units. Meanwhile, ballots boxes are yet to reach the office of the chief returning officer in six units of Humla and one in Rukum due to geographical remoteness, the Rastriya ...
According to Post's Rukum reporter Hari Gautam, Maoist Centre's candidate Harku Malla wins the polls at Ward number 1 of Bafikot rural municipality defeating Karna Bahadur Malla who represents the joint panel of NC, UML and Naya Shakti with 50 votes.
LIVE - Nepal Local elections Results 2017: CPN (MC) Harku Malla wins at Bafikot Village Council-1 in Rukum with 218 votes. He defeats Karna Bahadur Malla by 50 votes.
Likewise, 25 percent of voters of Rukum district have also cast their votes, according to Narad Gautam, a member of communication management unit of EC.
Rukum, May 15: CPN (Maoist Center) takes lead in Chaurjahari Municipality of Rukum district as vote counting of the local level election held Sunday is going on.
The team observed ongoing preparation for tomorrow elections in different places of Rukum. The team led by Officer Tanka Khanal of the NHRC Regional Office, Nepalgunj monitored the five most sensitive voting centres of Sanobheri Rural Municipality and ...
Kathmandu, May 12: A study on a rural birthing center of Rukum district shows that women in the area are not making use of the center because of irregular and poor service delivery, compounded by geographical difficulties.
Sub-inspector Sudhir Khadka, in charge of the police unit, said hundreds of youths from Surkhet, Dailekh, Jajarkot, Kalikot, Jumla, Humla, Rukum, Rolpa, Salyan, and Jajarkot, among other districts of provinces 5 and 6, go to Indian cities in search of ...
Similar clashes have been reported in other places including Pokhara, Chitwan, Rukum, Nuwakot and other districts. In the wake of the growing poll-related violence, all parties including Nepali Congress, CPN-UML and CPN (Maoist Center) have drawn the ...
Kathmandu: The National human rights Commission on Thursday cast doubts on the effectiveness of the government's pre-election security arrangements, citing incidents of arson, vandalism and clash in some districts likes Dolakha, Gorkha, Rukum, ...
Given the sporadic cases of violence in the districts, the Nepal police in the last couple of days deployed an additional 10,000 personnel in districts deemed sensitive including Dolakha, Sindhuli, Rasuwa, Rukum, Jajarkot, Salyan and Dailekh. In ...
In Rukum, CPN (Maoist Centre) cadres clashed with those from the Nepali Congress. And in Dolakha, a UML member was killed in a clash with the Maoist Centre party.
Kathmandu, May 11: A day after the brutal killing of a cadre of main opposition CPN-UML in Dolakha district, leaders of the major political parties have committed to carry the run-up to the local elections and Sunday's voting in a peaceful manner ...
"Neighbouring Rukum district has road in every nook and corner. Our district has fallen behind in development - we have no electricity or road," Pariyar lamented.
Cadres of CPN (Maoist Centre) and CPN-UML clashed in Musikot, Rukum leaving three injured. police had to fire three rounds of bullet in the air to disperse the agitated crowd, informed District police Office Inspector Thaman Bahadur Rajali.
In Rukum district, three candidates, who are former PLA combatants, say they find fighting the election harder that fighting a battle.
Among the 6,642 polling centres in 34 districts, the ministry has identified as highly sensitive 3,000 polling centres that are based in districts, including Chitwan, Makwanpur, Sindhuli, Rasuwa, Rukum, Jajarkot, Salyan and Dailekh. Anti-polling ...
The ruling Nepali Congress and the CPN (Maoist Centre) may have formed electoral alliance in various places, including in Bharatpur and Pokhara, for local level elections, but their rivalry spilled on the streets in Rukum on Tuesday as supporters of ...
Talking to media-persons on his way to home district Rukum, the minister said the process to buy the bulbs would be initiated after an agreement between governments of both Nepal and India.
Cadres of ruling Nepali Congress (NC) and CPN (Maoist Centre) clashed at Chinabagar in Sanibheri Village Council Ward No 1 in Rukum district on Tuesday. Cadres of both the parties sustained minor injuries in the clash. police had to fire two warning ...
Senior Superintendent of police Sarbendra Khanal said a majority of the arrests were made in the mid-western districts. He said 19 cadres were caught in Rukum, 13 in Bardiya, seven in Dailekh, five in Jajarkot and four in Salyan, among other districts.
NEPALGUNJ, May 9: Dozens of leaders from Nepali Congress (NC) were willing to contest for the mayoral post of Chaurjahari Municipality of Rukum district. But the party gave ticket to Balbir Gosain, a lesser-known retired bank official. Gosain, who ...
The cases are from Dhanusha, Mahottari, Humla, Rukum, Sarlahi, Morang and Pyuthan districts respectively. Eighty-nine of kala-azar cases have been reported so far this year.
A clash erupted between cadres of the Nepali Congress and the CPN-Maoist Centre over civic polls at different places in Rukum today, leaving scores injured. Around a dozen NC and Maoist Centres cadres were injured when Maoist activists attacked NC ...
According to the EC, 25 candidates in Salyan, 39 in Surkhet, 56 in Rukum, 66 in Dailekh, 24 in Jajarkot, 123 in Kalikot, 30 in Mugu, 34 in Dolpa, 66 in Jumla and 61 in Humla districts also withdrew their candidacies.
... Biswo Prakash Sharma was deputed to Dailekh, NP Saud Jajarkot, Ajaya Kumar Chaurasiya Kalikot, Badri Pandey Mugu, Bir Bahadur Balayar Jumla, Mahendra Yadav Dolpa, Parbati DC Chaudhary Humla, Chandra Bhandari Rukum, Kishor Singh Rathor ...
Pawita Kami after being elected unopposed for a ward member seat in Bafikot Village Council, Rukum, on Thursday. Kami was elected under the Dalit woman quota.
These situations are considered to be favourable for conflict. We should not forget that the People's war launched by the Maoists spread from Rukum and Rolpa districts in 1996. These two districts were represented as backward districts in the past ...
They were taken to a health facility in Aathbiskot of Rukum district. The condition of one of the injured is said to be serious.
Laxmiman Kami, Himraj BK, Sunita BK, Damber Bahadur Shahi and Dhan Rupa BK of Kolcheura village were injured in the incident. Of the injured, condition of Laxmiman was critical and he has been taken to Radi bazaar, Rukum for further treatment.
Rukum, May 2: With the recent political developments casting doubt over holding the local polls, the election fever has fizzled out in Rukum district and the people have decided to move on with their normal activities for making their living. Locals of ...
Most political parties here are not comfort for having removed the monarchy by deceit but they must be having nightmares for adopting of so called secularism without a thought!
Apr 29, 2017- At least two persons, including a child, were killed and 11 others injured in a jeep accident at Pipalchaur in Aathbiskot Municipality-14 of Rukum district on Friday. The vehicle (Ga 1 Ja 206) skidded off the road and plunged 100 metres ...






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