DOTI — The lack of effective measures on the part of concerned authority in case of flooding has taken a toll on the residents of Tiltali in Doti as the flooded Tiltali river entered the village on Monday, displacing about three dozen families.
Thirty five families were displaced completely by the flooding while others 35 are at risk, Superintendent of Police Dilliraj Bista. The swollen river had also disrupted the KI Singh Highway.
Earlier one month ago, floods in the river also wreaked havoc in the village.
In charge of the police post in Tiltali Karna Bahadur Gharti said that they sounded the alarms and helped in the rescue operation right after the disaster. Meanwhile, the district police distributed 45 tents to the flood victims.
PM congratulates Nepali national cricket team
KATHMANDU— Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has congratulated Nepali national cricket team for being able to clinch the International T20 series.
PM Oli in a tweet extended best wishes and congratulations saying he was very happy to know Nepal’s win over the UAE by 14 runs in the third match of the series.
Winning T20 series is another landmark success for Nepali cricket, he said, adding, “It is big achievement for Nepal’s cricket. I would like to heartily congratulate entire members of Nepali cricket squad”.