Tag: Baitadi district

Baitadi Police Office sealed off as jailbird contracts Covid-19

Kathmandu, May 22 The Baitadi District Police Office has been sealed off after a jailbird kept at the adjacent prison tested positive for the novel coronavirus. Among the 20 persons who were confirmed of contracting the Covid-19 this afternoon, the 22-year-old man from Shivanath rural municipality-1 of the district was one, according to the DPO. […]

Baitadi: 5 health points set up on Nepal-India border

Baitadi, March 13 Following the growing threat of COVID-19 pandemic, a total of five entry checkpoints in Baitadi district near the Nepal-India border have been shut and five health desks have been set up. The checkpoints set up at Balara, Dharam, Dhoya, Kusmat and Khairanighat of Pancheswor, Shivanath rural municipality and Dasharathchand municipality have been […]

Court orders new Dasharath Chand mayor not to assume office now

Baitadi, July 5 The Dipayal High Court has ordered newly elected mayor of Dasharath Chand Municipality in Baitadi district, Narendra Singh Thapa, not to assume office for now. The Mahendranagar-based bench of judge Yagya Prasad Basyal handed down the interim order in response to a writ filed by Thapa’s closest rival, Pushkar Raj Joshi of […]