Army mobilised for development works as per constitution: Defence Minister

Kathmandu, June 25 Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister Ishwar Pokharel has said that Nepal Army has been mobilised for construction and development works as per the constitution. Answering questions posed by lawmakers on the next year’s budget allocation to the Defence Ministry, Pokharel said that NA was being deployed as per the law and […]

Police bar vehicles from Pappu’s substandard bridge despite minister’s unwillingness

Kathmandu, June 25 Traffic police have barred vehicles from crossing the bishnumati bridge in Teku of Kathmandu along Tripureshwar-Kalanki road. A team of consultants employed by the Department of Roads has found that the bridge constructed by notorious Pappu Construction did not meet quality standards. Therefore, the Department has been refusing to receive the ownership […]