BIRATNAGAR — An unidentified group has detonated a pressure cooker bomb near the office of Bhim Parajuli, mayor of Biratnagar metropolis on Sunday. No casualty has been reported so far.
Police said the explosion occurred at the passageway in front of mayor Parajuli’s office room.
No one has claimed responsibility for the blast so far. Police said they are investigating the motive and those involved behind the explosion.Follow @gorkhapost
School reconstructed with community investment
Myagdi- Locals of Shikha, Annapurna Rural Municipality-5, in Myagdi district have rebuild an earthquake-damaged school by mobilizing millions of rupees at the community level.
Two buildings with 17 rooms have been reconstructed at a total cost of Rs 32.8 million, said Min Bahadur Buddhuja, president of the school management committee.
He said the local community has invested more than the government bodies in reconstruction of the school buildings.
Both buildings are disabled-friendly and earthquake-resistant.