BHAKTAPUR — The meeting of the Council for Technical Education and Vocational Training (CTEVT) National Examination Board today has changed the criteria for the enrolment of the students in the vocational subjects of the diploma course.
With the changed standards, students securing D+ in English, Maths and Science in SLC examination also can get enrollment in the field, said member secretary at the CTEVT, Ramhari Lamichhane.
He added that only the students securing C grade could get admission in the field before this decision. Lamichhane further said that the meeting also decided that the students securing D+ in English and C in Science and Maths can get enrollment in health subjects.
Similarly, students securing C+ in either any two of Maths, English and science or D in any one can get admission in Agriculture and Forestry while D+ in Maths, English and Science will meet the criteria for the enrollment in Hotel Management, Entrepreneurship Development and Social Work.
1 killed, 2 injured in Dhading truck mishap
DHADING — One person was killed while two other seriously injured when a truck fell from Hugdi Khola Bridge in Rorang-10, Benighat along the Prithvi Highway on Wednesday.
The truck (Na 5 Kha 1568) en-route to Chitwan from Kathmandu fell off the bridge to Hugdi Khola (river) on Wednesday afternoon.
The deceased has been identified as 23-year-old Sher Bahadur Magar,23, of Madhya Bindu Municipality-10, according to police. Magar died on the course of treatment at a Malekhu-based hospital, informed Area Police Office, Gajuri.
Those injured in the incident are Manoj Ale 25, of Arunkhola, Nawalparasi and Megh Bahadur Gharti of Sitakganga Municipality in Arghakhanchi district have been sent to Kathmandu for further medical treatment.Follow @gorkhapost