KATHMANDU—Apart from Teej, people living in Tarai region are celebrating Chaurchan festival today.
Chaurchan is observed on the same time around which Teej is celebrated according to the lunar calender.
It is celebrated by offering fruits, curd, pudding and other items to the moon and in the evening they pray to the moon. They also believe that the festival Chaurchan brings good fortune.Follow @gorkhapost
Three metric tonnes trash removed from river
KATHMANDU- Three metric tonnes of garbage was removed from the river today as part of the ongoing campaign of cleaning the Manohara and Hanumante rivers even during the festival period.Follow @gorkhapost