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7 killed, 15 rescued as bus plunged in Trishuli River

Gorkha Post



DHADING — At least 7 people were killed and 15 others have been rescued alive when a bus plunged in the Trisuli River at Gajuri Rural Municipality in the district on early Saturday morning.

According to area police office Gajuri, 13 among those injured are undergoing treatment at Gajuri Hospital while two others have been sent to Trauma Center in Kathmandu.

The ill-fated bus, Na 4 Kha 1467, heading to Kathmandu from Rajbiraj of Saptari skidded off and plunged into the Trishuli River at 6 am today.

Nepal Army, Armed Police Force have been deployed to the incident site for rescue.

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Civil service employees disagree ordinance





RUPANDEHI- The Nepal Civil Service Employees Union (Association) Province-5 has expressed discontent on the employees’ adjustment ordinance brought out by the government.

Noting that the employees’ adjustment ordinance was introduced against the common understanding of the employees, the committee on Monday submitted a 12-point memorandum to the federal government through Province-5 Chief Minister and Office of Council of Ministers.

It may be noted that a 22-point common concept was submitted to the government through Chief Secretary of the federal government after holding discussions among national level trade unions of civil service. The discussion was coordinated by the authentic trade union of civil service employees.

The committee has expressed disagreement on the issuance of employees adjustment ordinance-2018 against the share concerns against the shared concept of the employees.

The Nepal Civil Service Employees Union (Association) has been insisting on the government to adjust employees as per the Adjustment Act-2074 and immediately enforce the voluntary retirement plan as per the Clause 13 of the Act.

A team headed by Association Province-5 Chairperson Madan Gautam had submitted the memorandum to Secretary of Chief Minister and Council of Minister, Basanta Adhikari.

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