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Transportation resumes along Narayangadh-Muglin road

Kathmandu, January 22 The obstruction Narayangadh-Muglin road in Chitwan district that connects Kathmandu with the East-West Highway has reopened. The road was obstructed following a landslide at Tuinkhola, Ichchhakamana rural municipality-6 of the district, at around 9:30 pm on Tuesday. Hundreds of vehicles had been stopped on both sides due to the landslide. The Narayangadh-Muglin […]

Landslide obstructs Narayangadh-Muglin road

Chitwan, January 17 A landslide has obstructed the Narayangadh-Muglin road in Chitwan district. Consequently,  traffic police have allowed only one-way vehicular movement via Charkilo, Ichchhakamana rural municipality-6 of the district. Hundreds of vehicles have been stranded halfway on both sides, informs the District Police Office. Police say the personnel have been mobilised from the District […]

Besisahar-Chame road reopens after 17 days

Kathmandu, September 15 The only road that connects Manang district to the rest of the country has reopened after 17 days of obstruction. The Besisahar-Chame road was obstructed since the last week of August due to a landslide at Myardibhir, Naso rural municipality-1 of Manang. The landslide had damaged a 120-metre section of the road. […]

Rolpa landslide kills six

Kathmandu, September 13 Six persons of one family died after a landslide buried their house in Thabang village of Rolpa district in Province 5 on Thursday night. The District Police Office says Shree Kumari Budha (28), her four-year-old son Asal, her brother-in-law Jaya (38), Jaya’s wife Jyoti (36), Jaya and Jyoti’s children Devaki (9) and […]

Beni-Jomsom road closed for past four days

Galeshwar, September 11 Vehicular movement along the Beni-Jomsom road has come to a standstill as it has not been repaired. Traffic along the road was halted since Sunday after a section of the road was swept away by a landslide at Ghoptebhir that borders Myagdi and Mustang districts. Moreover, erosion by the Kaligandaki river has […]

Jajarkot landslide kills three

Jajarkot, September 1 Three persons died when a landslide buried their house in Timile, Bheri municipality of Jajarkot district in Karnali province in the wee hours of Sunday. The victims have been identified as Parvati Wali (32) and her two daughters Motikala (9) and Dhansara (3), informs the chief district officer, Lalit Kumar Basnet. DSP […]