PALPA — Two children have gone missing in Kali Gandaki River near Hungi of Rambha Rural Municipality-1 in Palpa district.
Police said that they were missing from Monday afternoon while swimming.
Information Officer of District Police Office, Palpa, Binod Ghimire said that five-year-old Saroj Rana and four-year-old Abiral Pun of Hungi village are missing in the river.
The issue came to notice only after their friend informed the locals about the incident.
Police said that a search for the missing boys has been started from this morning.Follow @gorkhapost
All programmes of Nepal Sambat New Year 1139 cancelled
KATHMANDU— All the programmes to be organised on the occasion of the Nepal Sambat New Year 1139 have been cancelled due to the demise of pioneer of the Nepal Sambat movement, and leader of the Indigenous Nationalities movement and human rights movement, Padma Ratna Tuladhar.
All the programmes have been cancelled in honour of late Tuladhar. A meeting of Nepal Sambat Nhudah National Celebration Committee held today took the decision to this effect.
A Main Celebration Programme had already been scheduled at Basantapur, Kathmandu, on November 8 on the occasion of Nepal Sambat 1139 New Year this year too as in the previous years. All programmes to be organised at different places on the same day have also been cancelled.
Coordinator of Newa Jagaran Manch, Sujib Bajracharya, said that the meeting also decided to organise all the cancelled programmes at suitable time after the 13th day of the demise of Tuladhar.Follow @gorkhapost